Ø  Pakistan Rejects ‘Flawed’ US List of Potential Afghan Resettlers

Ø  US remains top export destination for Pakistan

Ø  Human Rights First Calls on the U.S. to Protect Afghans in Pakistan

Ø  Pakistan Begins Deporting Afghans Who Fled Taliban

Ø  Israel’s Military Tech Fetish Is a Failed Strategy

Ø  What China Wants in the Middle East

Ø  Israel-Palestine crisis: Gaza’s north cut off from aid; death toll rising

Ø  Hostilities in the Gaza Strip and Israel | Flash Update #26

Ø  Guterres blasts ‘completely inadequate’ levels of aid for Gaza civilians

Ø  Toll of Israel-Palestine crisis on children ‘beyond devastating’

Ø  Hostilities in the Gaza Strip and Israel – reported impact | Day 27

Ø  Adaptation Gap Report 2023

Ø  Upcoming COP28 summit must ‘respond decisively’ to gaps in global climate action



Ø  Once pro-Palestinian, Greece is now one of Israel’s closest European allies

Ø  Russia’s Wagner Group Plans to Send Air Defenses to Hezbollah, U.S. Says

Ø  Poland at risk of direct confrontation with Russia, Belarus — Medvedev

Ø  Russia to ease investment for ‘friendly’ countries

Ø  Russian emergencies ministry sends two planes with humanitarian assistance for Gaza

Ø  Russia’s Shoigu claims US fuelling tension to uphold ‘global dominance’

Ø  Is Russia recruiting Muslim migrants to fight its war in Ukraine?

Ø  Putin revokes Russia’s ratification of nuclear test ban treaty

Ø  New US sanctions over Russia-Ukraine war target Lancet drones

Ø  Germany announces complete ban of Hamas activities



Ø  SBP Weekly Data ReportØ  No compromise on targets set under loan deal, IMF tells PakistanØ  Demographic dividend or dilemma? Pakistan’s youth and economic prosperity

Ø  ‘SIFC faces hurdles in attracting FDI’

Ø  Finance ministry forecasts surge in economic activity, drop in inflation

Ø  International Finance Corporation unveils $1.5bn investment plan for Pakistan

Ø  Monetary policy: SBP holds interest rate at 22%

Ø  Potential sectors for revenue

Ø  Is IMF feeding the flames?

Ø  Oil rises nearly 3% after Fed, BoE keep rates unchanged

Ø  Pakistan needs $340bn to meet climate challenges, says FM Akhtar

Ø  SPAR6C launched to boost climate cooperation

Ø  Building absorptive capacity

Ø  Smog: Facing unsustainable management again