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3 Police Chiefs Are Killed in a Month in a Volatile Afghan District

Thu, 21 Sep 2017 17:56:40 GMT

The killings in Jaghatu District underscore the high casualties Afghan forces are suffering in defending against a resurgent Taliban.



Trump Moves to Widen U.S. Sanctions on North Korea

Thu, 21 Sep 2017 18:08:58 GMT

“It is unacceptable that others financially support this criminal, rogue regime,” President Trump said of North Korea on Thursday.An executive order that the president announced suggested that he was still committed to economic pressure for now, rather than military action.


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In New Zealand, a Malay-Chinese Beekeeper Is an Unlikely Envoy for Maoris

Thu, 21 Sep 2017 13:51:31 GMT

Wetex Kang next to a campaign sign for the Maori Party in Auckland, New Zealand, last month. Mr. Kang is the first Asian candidate to be nominated by the Maori Party.The candidacy of Wetex Kang, the first Asian to run under the Maori Party ticket, is an attempt to see if the party can gain support from a growing Chinese community.


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S.&P. Downgrades China’s Debt, Citing a Surge in Lending

Thu, 21 Sep 2017 12:57:05 GMT

Construction at Beijing’s new airport. Standard & Poor’s downgraded its rating on China’s debt on Thursday, saying the country was using growing amounts of debt to fund building projects and other activities that spur economic growth.The firm’s move, spurred by a borrowing spree that it said threatens the world’s No. 2 economy, comes just before a sensitive Communist Party meeting.


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Trump Likened to ‘a Dog Barking’ by North Korea’s Top Envoy

Thu, 21 Sep 2017 17:53:01 GMT

An undated picture released Wednesday by North Korea’s state news agency purported to show Kim Jong-un, the country’s leader, visiting an orchard in South Hwanghae Province, in the southwest.Threatened by President Trump with destruction, North Korea likens the American leader to a yapping canine and worries for his aides.


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Pakistan’s Leader Says Military Has Routed Taliban From Afghan Border

Thu, 21 Sep 2017 00:10:09 GMT

Prime Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi of Pakistan at the Council on Foreign Relations in New York on Wednesday.The U.S. and Afghanistan doubt that claim and say Pakistan must do more to thwart militants.


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