This is your news briefing for the month of November, 2017.


Lebanon Crisis: Saudi Arabia say Lebanon declares war


Lebanon’s PM Hariri shelves resignation, easing crisis


North Korea appears to be aggressively building ballistic missile submarine


South Korea says US designation of North Korea as terrorist sponsor will contribute to denuclearization


Latest North Korean missile launch may put Washington, DC in range


Thousands return to Syria from Jordan as cease-fire holds


Yemen: UN officials warn of world’s biggest famine, millions at risk of starvation


Egypt: 305 killed in Sufi mosque in coordinated, methodical attack

UN watchdog tells Congo to hold election, clean up human rights


Madagascar plague update: 1947 cases, 143 deaths


Spain warns EU of Russian meddling in Catalan separatist movement


Angela Merkel struggles to form government in wake of poor election showing