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The US is again imposing UN sanctions on Iran in the face of increasing tensions

Foreign minister Mike PompeoMichael (Mike) Richard PompeoHouse Panel Stops Contempt Trial Against Pompeo After Documents Outgoing Chinese Ambassador Slams Beijing Over Coronavirus: “Could Be Contained In Wuhan” Hillicon Valley: FBI Chief Says Russia Is Trying To Get Into The Meddling in elections to undermine Biden Treasury Department sanctions Iranian government-backed hackers MORE announced on Saturday that the US will again …

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Chinese fighter planes power Taiwan for a second day as tensions mount

TAIPEI (Reuters) – Chinese fighter jets approached Taiwan for the second straight year on Thursday, the island’s defense ministry said, urging China to stop “destroying regional peace” in an attempt to further escalate tensions in the sensitive strait. China, which claims Taiwan as its own territory, has carried out numerous military exercises along its coast and near the island in …

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China and India accuse each other of firing shots at the disputed border as tensions mount

China and India accused each other on Tuesday of firing warning shots along a disputed border as tensions between the two nuclear powers continue to escalate despite talks to defuse the stalemate. China’s Western Military Command said the incident occurred Monday along the south coast of Lake Pangong in an area known as Shenpaoshan in China and Chushul in India. …

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The US is considering blacklisting China’s largest chipmaker as technical tensions escalate

Integrated circuits on a printed circuit board. The semiconductor industry was in focus during the trade war between the US and China. filonmar | E + | Getty Images The Trump administration is considering imposing export restrictions on Semiconductor Manufacturing International Corporation, China’s largest semiconductor manufacturer, according to a Defense Department spokesman. The Department of Defense is currently debating whether …

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According to Biden, the Kenosha trip is intended to “reduce racist tensions”.

The Democratic presidential candidate Joe Biden is on Thursday. Two days after a visit from President Trump, former Vice President Kenosha, Wisconsin, runs a city that has come into the national spotlight after the police shooting of a black man sparked days of protest and violence. This made the city the newest battlefield in a summer of rioting over police …

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Taiwan Unveils F-16 Service Center As Tensions Rise in China

TAICHUNG, Taiwan (Reuters) – Taiwanese President Tsai Ing-wen vowed on Friday to defend the island with a “solid” air force when she held a US-backed maintenance center for the island’s fleet of upgraded F-16 fighters growing tensions between the two set up Taipei and Beijing. Indigenous Defense Fighter (IDF) aircraft fly in formation during a dedication ceremony of an F-16 …

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