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US general vows to continue airstrikes supporting Afghan troops fighting Taliban | CNN Politics

Sajjad Hussain/AFP/Getty Images Head of the US Central Command, General Kenneth McKenzie, speaks during a press conference at the former…

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US strikes Taliban and captured equipment in support of Afghan forces

The military has retained the authority to carry out strikes in support of the Afghan National Defense and Security Forces…

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Britain says it will permanently deploy two warships in Asian waters

Plans for the high-profile visit by the carrier strike group come as London deepens security ties with Tokyo, which has…

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France, South Pacific nations to combat ‘predatory’ fishing as China extends reach

The United States and allies including France, Japan, Australia and New Zealand, are actively expanding their activity in the Pacific…

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Indonesia overtakes India as Asia’s new Covid-19 epicenter

The island nation — home to about 270 million people — is now reporting more cases a day than hard-hit…

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Almost half of this capital city’s population may have contracted Covid-19, survey finds

The survey, published July 10, tested for coronavirus antibodies in the blood of about 5,000 people across the city from…

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US warns China it stands committed to Philippine defense

Blinken made the comments Sunday, in a statement marking the fifth anniversary of a ruling by an independent arbitration tribunal…

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India’s most populous state pushes for two-child policy | CNN

Sanjay Kanojia/AFP/Getty Images Children play in the rain water during heavy rain in Allahabad on August 19, 2020. (Photo by…

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North Koreans ‘heartbroken’ by Kim’s purported weight loss, resident tells state media

Kim has been shown in North Korean state media looking noticeably thinner in recent weeks, surprising and befuddling many experts…

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Myanmar fighting has displaced 230,000 people, UN says

Myanmar has been in crisis since a February 1 coup ousted an elected government, prompting nationwide anger that has led…

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