Biden visits Japan, South Korea carrying warning to China

Biden departs for the five day trip on Thursday, after spending several months organizing allies to punish Russia for its invasion of Ukraine, which Moscow calls a “special operation.” He meets new South Korean President Yoon Suk-yeol in Seoul and Japanese Prime Minister Fumio Kishida in Tokyo, leaders who share…

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US-Taliban deal biggest factor in collapse of Afghan forces, watchdog says

The single most important factor in collapse of Afghan forces in August 2021 was the US decision to withdraw troops and contractors from Afghanistan through signing the US-Taliban agreement in February 2020 under the Trump administration, followed by President Biden’s withdrawal announcement in April 2021, a report said. Read…

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Flight data from China Eastern jet points to intentional nosedive: Report

Flight data from a black box recovered from a China Eastern jet that crashed earlier this year indicates someone in the cockpit intentionally crashed the jet, the Wall Street Journal reported on Tuesday, citing people familiar with US officials’ preliminary assessment.The company and the National Transportation Safety Board did not…

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