Editor’s Note: The Nightshift will be published in abbreviated form for the next couple of weeks due to outside scheduling commitments. Weekend editions will be full-pack, but weekday commentary will be very streamlined.
Good Morning, It’s Monday, 17 April 2017, and this is the Morning Edition of The Nightshift, the world’s overnight news feed.
Vice President Mike Pence is in South Korea on a visit. He is there at precisely the time when everything in the region is heating up. Let’s hope calm heads prevail so the world doesn’t add another war zone.
An activist group has a filed an FOIA (Freedom of Information Act) seeking President Donald Trump’s tax returns. Good luck with that. The new administration is not so keen on transparency.
Erdogan won the election in Turkey and is moving quickly to consolidate his power. Turkey is a key ally in the Middle East region but has become somewhat unpredictable over the last year.
Now more than ever, catch up on the news in the rest of the world by reading the front pages of the World’s Greatest newspapers.
Don’t forget that both Politico.com and Bloomberg.com have been added to our go-to news resources.
The International Headlines are all at your fingertips. Have a great week.
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Washington Post (Washington, D.C.)
New York Times (New York)
The Los Angeles Times (Los Angeles)
Daily News Egypt (Cairo)
South China Morning Post (Hong Kong)
The Moscow Times (Moscow)
Le Figaro (Paris)
Bloomberg.com (New York)
The Jerusalem Post (Jerusalem)
The Japanese Times (Tokyo)
The Buenas Aires Herald (Buenas Aires)
The Sidney Morning Herald (Sidney)
Deadline Hollywood (Hollywood)
FiveThirtyEight (New York City)
Politico (Washington, DC)
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