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The head of the World Health Organization (WHO) on Sunday called for global solidarity in the rollout of any future coronavirus vaccine, as the...
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US President Donald Trump on Thursday described the air in India and China as "filthy" as he denounced Democratic rival Joe Biden's plans to...
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Russian President Vladimir Putin said Thursday that he is open to the idea of establishing a military alliance between Russia and China, but not...
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US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said Wednesday he would raise concerns about China next week as he travels to India, Sri Lanka, Maldives...
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After a four-year journey, NASA's robotic spacecraft Osiris-Rex briefly touched down on asteroid Bennu's boulder-strewn surface on Tuesday to collect rock and dust samples...
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US defense, diplomacy chief to visit India amid China strategic challenge

US Defense Secretary Mark Esper announced Tuesday that he and Secretary of State Mike Pompeo will visit India next week to strengthen the two...
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US wants China, new nuclear weapons included in Russia deal

Russia and the United States on Tuesday were edging closer to breaking an impasse in long-running talks aimed at extending a landmark nuclear arms...
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A study has found that people who have contracted SARS-CoV-2 remain immune to the virus for at least 5–7 months and probably much longer.Recent...
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Top US official urges Taiwan to ‘fortify’ against Chinese attack

A top White House official on Friday urged Taiwan to build up its military capabilities to protect against a possible invasion by China, saying...
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Why did the US resort to use of force in Vietnam?

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Pompeo voices sympathy for Armenia, hopes country will ‘defend’ itself against Azerbaijan

US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo voiced hope Thursday that Armenia would "defend" itself against Azerbaijan, appearing to show sympathy to one side over...
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US strikes target Taliban as fighting rages in Afghanistan

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Pompeo warns of China risks ahead of US-India talks

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Turkish envoy hits US lawmaker for anti-Turkey remarks

Turkey's UN envoy on Thursday lashed out at an American congressman who said it is "time to get tough with Turkey."Ambassador Serdar Kilic, in...
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US expected to impose crippling new sanctions on Iran’s financial sector

The United States is preparing to impose new sanctions on Iran’s financial industry as soon as Thursday, a Republican congressional aide briefed on the...
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Trump says wants US troops out of Afghanistan by Christmas

President Donald Trump said Wednesday he wants all US troops to leave Afghanistan by Christmas, speeding up the timeline for ending America's longest war."We...
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The US negotiator seeking to end Afghanistan's war voiced hope Wednesday that the Kabul government can reach a side deal with Pakistan, whose historic...
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Pompeo slams China’s ‘corruption, coercion’ at Tokyo talks

US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo called on key Asian allies to unite against China's "exploitation, corruption and coercion" in the region, as he...
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