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China Rejects U.S. Warship’s Visit to Hong Kong as Tensions Rise

BEIJING — China rejected a request by an American warship to make a port visit to Hong Kong next month, officials said on Tuesday, as tensions between the two countries flared on military as well as economic fronts. The cancellation [...]
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Iran’s President Condemns Gulf State, and U.S., After Deadly Attack

TEHRAN — President Hassan Rouhani of Iran said on Sunday that a Persian Gulf country allied with the United States was behind the attack on a military parade that killed 25 people and wounded nearly 70 others. Mr. Rouhani did not [...]
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China Is Confronting New U.S. Hostility. But Is It Ready for the Fight?

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BEIJING — The Chinese leader, wearing a dark Mao suit, and the American president, in a black tuxedo, stood side by side with arms aloft at the Kennedy Center. Deng Xiaoping and Jimmy Carter smiled broadly as the orchestra played [...]
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China’s Sea Control Is a Done Deal, ‘Short of War With the U.S.’

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NEAR MISCHIEF REEF, South China Sea — As the United States Navy reconnaissance plane banked low near Mischief Reef in the South China Sea early this month, a Chinese warning crackled on the radio. “U.S. military aircraft,” came [...]
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North and South Korea Push to End Korean War, but U.S. Remains Wary

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SEOUL, South Korea — When President Moon Jae-in of South Korea sits down Tuesday with Kim Jong-un, North Korea’s leader, for their third summit meeting, they will share a common goal: fashioning a political statement this year declaring [...]
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U.S. Is Ending Final Source of Aid for Palestinian Civilians

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The broad push to cut all funding to Palestinian civilians is promoted by Jared Kushner, the son-in-law of President Trump and the top White House adviser on the Middle East. Mr. Kushner has been working on a peace proposal for the Israelis [...]
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Ihsan Azzam, Nevada chief medical officer, not licensed to practice medicine in U.S.

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Nevada’s top doctor isn’t licensed to practice medicine in the United States. Ihsan Azzam testified in Las Vegas on Tuesday that he has a master’s degree and worked for several years in environmental public health and epidemiology before [...]
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U.S. Weighs Sanctions Against Chinese Officials Over Muslim Detention Camps

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WASHINGTON — The Trump administration is considering sanctions against Chinese senior officials and companies to punish Beijing’s detention of hundreds of thousands of ethnic Uighurs and other minority Muslims in large internment [...]
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Guatemala Dispatch: Migrants’ Emotional Ties to U.S. Expressed in Flags, Tombs and Fancy Homes

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CHIVARRETO, Guatemala — Perched high on a mountain slope above a hamlet in Guatemala, the sign is hard to miss: 10 metal letters, each 33-feet-high and painted white, spelling out the town’s name. “CHIVARRETO.” That the sign [...]
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‘Time for This War in Afghanistan to End,’ Says Departing U.S. Commander

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KABUL, Afghanistan — When American Airlines Flight 77 struck the Pentagon on the morning of Sept. 11, 2001, Lt. Col. John W. Nicholson Jr. survived by chance. That morning, as dozens of his colleagues were killed, he was moving house [...]