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Maralinga Journal: Australia’s Least Likely Tourist Spot: a Test Site for Atom Bombs

Maralinga, which means “thunder” in the extinct Aboriginal language Garik, is an unlikely tourist destination. It is hot and arid, and at 700 miles west of Adelaide it is difficult to reach. When tours started in 2016, the village [...]
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China’s tariffs test the political patience of farm country

The Chinese market is especially crucial to American soybean farmers: China bought nearly 30 percent of America’s soybean production in 2017. | Charlie Neibergall/AP [...]
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Democrats face key test of Trump-era suburban strategy

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Illinois Republican Rep. Peter Roskam (pictured) won 59 percent here last cycle, but Democrats are confident President Donald Trump’s unpopularity creates opportunities [...]
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Democrats’ strong-arm strategy faces big test in Texas

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HOUSTON — The opening primaries of the 2018 midterm elections on Tuesday feature the first critical test of national Democrats’ strategy for handling the crowded primaries that could threaten the party’s chances of winning control [...]
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Netanyahu to Iran: ‘Do Not Test Israel’s Resolve’

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Advertisement MUNICH — Israel’s prime minister, Benjamin Netanyahu, attending a security conference with international leaders here in Munich, on Sunday brandished what he said was part of an Iranian drone shot down by Israel [...]
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Businesswoman’s Fate a Test of China’s Resolve on North Korea

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Dandong Hongxiang added 28 subsidiaries in the two years after the sanctions on Korea Kwangson, according to a report by C4ADS, a research organization in Washington devoted to security issues, and the Sejong Institute in Seoul. [...]
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U.S. officials fear North Korea will greet Trump with missile test

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White House officials and Asian leaders are worried that North Korea may provoke a crisis in an effort to throw President Donald Trump’s trip to the region off script. Their concern is that North Korea’s leader, Kim Jong Un, might conduct [...]
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Reporters see China trip as test of Trump’s media views

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As President Donald Trump prepares for his first trip to China, reporters are wondering whether he will set aside his war on the media and stick up for First Amendment principles — or let a country notoriously hostile to free speech run [...]
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Female judicial nominees to test Democrats’ double standard

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Senate Republicans next week will force showdowns on four of President Trump’s appeals court picks, party leaders announced Thursday, including votes on three female nominees who Republicans said will test whether Democrats are guilty of [...]
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Catalan Police Face Their Own Test of Independence

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This month, the Spanish government appeared to raise concerns over the allegiance of the Mossos when it centralized the line of command under a colonel of the Guardia Civil. The colonel, Diego Pérez de los Cobos, can count on major reinforcements [...]