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US promises to protect Taiwan if China ever attacks, says Biden

President Joe Biden said the United States would defend Taiwan if China attacked, in an apparent departure from a long-standing U.S. foreign policy position.

Israel approves West Bank residency for 4,000 undocumented Palestinians

Israel on Tuesday gave out permission to 4,000 Palestinians to register as residents of the West Bank, the first movement in Israeli-occupied territory in 12 years.

Chinese economy growth slowed down, increases only 4.9% from July to September

The Chinese economy grew 4.9% from July to September quarter-year-on-year, the slowest pace in a year and worse than analysts had predicted.

Israel airstrikes killed Syrian soldier in Homs province

An Israeli airstrike in central Syria killed a Syrian soldier and three pro-Iran fighters, according to a UK-based war observer.

US hints to open Canada, Mexico borders for fully vaccinated

The U.S. has said it will reopen its land border with Mexico and Canada for fully vaccinated travelers by November.

North Korea: Kim Jong-un vows to build ‘invincible army’

North Korea's leader has promised to build an "invincible military" vis-à-vis what it says are hostile policies from the United States, state media reported.

US submarine hits ‘object’ while underwater in South China Sea

A U.S. nuclear-powered submarine has hit an "object" while sinking in foreign waters in the Indo-Pacific region, wounding some of the crew members, the U.S. Navy said. The Navy said none of the seafarers aboard the USS Connecticut suffered life-threatening...

Israel accuses Iran of Cyprus attack plot after suspect arrested

Israel has accused Iran of orchestrating an attack on Israel in Cyprus after police on the Mediterranean island said an armed man had been arrested.

UAE allows blocked Afghanistan evacuation flight to leave for US

A group of U.S. citizens and Afghan evacuees are allowed to travel to the United States from the United Arab Emirates after being temporarily detained.

Polls open in Qatar’s first legislative elections

Qataris began voting in the country's first legislative elections for two-thirds of the advisory Shura Council in a vote that disrupted the current debate.
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US promises to protect Taiwan if China ever attacks, says Biden

President Joe Biden said the United States would defend Taiwan if China attacked, in an apparent departure from a long-standing U.S. foreign policy position.
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