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• Rohingya camps in Bangladesh have flooded, raising fears before the monsoon season. Nearly one million people arrived there fleeing violence in Myanmar. [Agence France-Presse]
• Marriage to a U.S. citizen used to be a virtual guarantee of legal residency. That is no longer the case under the Trump administration. [The New York Times]
• A Chinese doctor was jailed for an essay criticizing a popular tonic liquor as quack medicine. Now he has been freed — and applauded. [The New York Times]
• A volcano in northern Japan erupted for the first time in 250 years, prompting the meteorological agency to raise the alert level to 3 out of 5. [Asahi Shimbun]
• A freak accident caused an islandwide blackout in Puerto Rico, seven months after Hurricane Maria plunged it into darkness. [The New York Times]
• Australia’s banking commission has uncovered disturbing stories of financial advisers charging fees to dead clients. [The Guardian]
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• In Saudi Arabia, a V.I.P. screening of the Hollywood blockbuster “Black Panther” signified the end of a decades-old ban on movie theaters, part of a wider social opening in the kingdom. [The New York Times]
• A record number of Nepalese women are climbing Mount Everest this season. [BBC]
• Lost and found: An Indian man missing for 40 years will reunite with his family after a YouTube video of him singing on a Mumbai street went viral. [Agence France-Presse]

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