Turkey’s parliament has voted in favour of Sweden joining Nato and Arab nations are about to unveil a peace plan for Israel and Hamas. Plus, the FT’s Kaye Wiggins explains whether a leadership change can help revive the Hong Kong Stock Exchange.

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Turkish parliament votes in favour of Sweden’s accession to Nato

How China’s slowdown is deepening Hong Kong’s ‘existential crisis’

Arab nations develop plan to end Israel-Hamas war and create Palestinian state

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