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Taiwan and the U.S. will hold talks later this year as part of upgraded efforts to counter Beijing's growing pressure on the island for political unification.

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Taiwan Foreign Minister Joseph Wu, left, and American Institute in Taiwan (AIT) director William Brent Christensen shakes hands during a press conference in Taipei, Taiwan, March 19, 2019.

The U.S. Navy won't alter its so-called "freedom of navigation" sail-bys in the disputed South China Sea and has pressed ahead with such operations despite a dangerous maneuver by a Chinese ship against an American destroyer.

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FILE - This photo provided by the U.S. Navy shows the guided-missile destroyer USS Decatur (DDG 73) operating in the South China Sea, Oct. 13, 2016.

Venezuelan opposition leader Juan Guaido began a tour of his country Saturday in Valencia, part of his effort to oust embattled President Nicolas Maduro.

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Venezuelan opposition leader Juan Guaido, whom many nations have recognized as the country's rightful interim ruler, takes part in a rally against Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro's government, in Valencia, Venezuela, March 16, 2019.

Over the past several weeks, the U.S. government has launched a seemingly unprecedented campaign to block the Chinese telecom giant Huawei Technologies from competing in the global rollout of next-generation 5G mobile networking technology, claiming that the company is effectively an arm of the Chinese intelligence services.

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FILE - A staff member stands in front of a Huawei shop in Beijing, China, March 7, 2019.

Ngân sách quốc phòng mới được Bộ Quốc phòng Mỹ đề xuất tập trung vào việc đối phó với nguy cơ từ Trung Quốc khi nước này đang gia tăng hiện đại hoá quân đội với những vũ khí hiện đại. Hãng tin AP loan tin này hôm 16/3.

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Hình minh hoạ. Chủ tịch Trung Quốc Tập Cận Bình duyệt binh ở Hong Kong hôm 30/6/2017 - AFP