Tusk Says Breaking Impasse Needs UK Proposals: Brexit Update Bloomberg The EU might have made a grave mistake with the Irish ‘backstop’ Financial Times British Trade Negotiator’s Conundrum: Can He Actually Make Any Deals? Wall Street Journal Full coverage
Australia considers recognising Jerusalem as Israel’s capital Reuters Jerusalem embassy move a ‘sensible’ proposal, says Scott Morrison The Guardian PoliticsNow: Penny Wong attacks government over “white” motion The Australian Full coverage
Former school vice principal makes damning list of priests ‘credibly accused’ of sex abuse NJ.com Washington Catholic Archdiocese names of 31 priests credibly accused of abuse since 1948 USA TODAY DC Archdiocese Releases Names of Priests Accused of Child Sex Abuse NBC4 Washington Full coverage
UK’s May to Address Parliament at 3:30 PM: Brexit Update Bloomberg Stalemate: May under mounting pressure to rethink Brexit plan Reuters UK foreign secretary cautiously optimistic about Brexit deal ABC News The Brexit fiasco The Week Magazine Theresa May to make statement to MPs this afternoon about Brexit talks – Politics live The Guardian (blog) Full coverage
Israel’s Supreme Court halts deportation of American student Washington Post Israel freezes deportation of US student Lara Alqasem UPI.com Israeli court upholds entry ban for student Lara Alqasem JNS.org Full coverage
World’s ‘oldest’ woman, 129, reveals ‘only happy day’ in long life that she claims is God’s punishment Mirror.co.uk World’s ‘oldest woman’ says she’s lived a miserable life Newshub Full coverage
In his fiercest attack yet on Jeff Sessions, the US president says he is “very disappointed”.
In a letter, the judiciary committee chairman says it is “not the FBI’s role” to investigate this.
The UK, Ireland, Finland and Sweden freeze aid funding to Zambia over corruption concerns.