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Biden’s great power test begins – WSJ

The US Navy announced Tuesday that the Theodore Roosevelt Carrier Strike Group entered the South China Sea for “routine operations” amid a clash by the Chinese maritime militia with the Philippines. China’s …

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Biden’s filibuster ultimatum – WSJ

It’s not getting much attention, but Democrats made it clear in the last week that they are offering Republicans an ultimatum on Senate legislative obstructionism: Give them what they want in politics, …

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Bangladesh turns 50 – WSJ

Americans today are much better informed about Bangladesh than they were when Henry Kissinger described it (not without reason) as a “basket case” in 1971, the year it achieved independence. That label …

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Erdogan tanks the Turkish lira

Recent changes in interest rates in the US and other developed economies would surely have consequences for emerging markets, and it looks like Turkey is first on the sidelines. The lira plunged …

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China’s warning to Biden – WSJ

Secretary of State Antony Blinken speaks to the media following the US-China talks in Anchorage, Alaska, on March 19. Photo: pool / Reuters That was a joke a senior Chinese official delivered …

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