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It is likely to take two years to work out where the money will come from for the 'loss and damage' fund, which countries agreed to create at last month's UN climate summit.
Iraq Array
Two protesters were killed during protests in southern Iraq after activist Haidar al-Zaidi was handed a three-year jail term.
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Violence in South Sudan has forced thousands of civilians to flee in recent weeks, with some civilians resorting to hiding in swamps and eating shrubs to survive.
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President Putin described Russia's nuclear arsenals as a deterrent factor in the Ukrainian conflict and denied Western accusations of nuclear saber-rattling.
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A European satellite operator said it will request broadcasters to stop showing Iran's English-language news channel Press TV.
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All sporting competitions in regime-held areas of Syria have been temporarily suspended due to the country's acute fuel shortages.
Itamar Ben-Gvir, an Israeli lawmaker
Itamar Ben-Gvir claimed Al Jazeera is a 'false propaganda network working against Israel', saying that its journalists 'should be expelled from the country today'.
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In figures published today by the Saudi finance ministry, the kingdom’s budget surplus has increased by 102 billion riyals this year - around 27 billion dollars, accounting for 2.6% of the country’s GDP. 
Turkey Syria
The US has said it does not want Turkey to pursue military attacks in northwest Syria, as Ankara threatens to carry out a new ground offensive to push back Kurdish militants.
Benjamin Netanyahu
Benjamin Netanyahu has until Sunday to put together a coalition which is expected to be a far-right alliance, although he is likely to request an additional two weeks.