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A man waits for a taxi in Beijing as news footage of Chinese President Xi Jinping (right) being greeted in Pyongyang by North Korean leader Kim Jong Un is shown on a large screen outside a shopping mall. Greg Baker/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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Cat Filter Distracts From Pakistani Politician's Serious News Conference

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News Brief: Iran Shoots Down U.S. Drone, Biden Comments, China-North Korea

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5 Years After Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 Was Shot Down, Charges Have Been Filed

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Diamond brooch with five different cuts of diamonds (left), Shah Jahan's dagger and The Mirror of Paradise is a 52.58-carat diamond ring are part of an auction expected to fetch more than $115 million. Christie's hide caption

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Fanny Law, seen in a 2017 interview with The South China Morning Post, is a member of Hong Kong's Executive Council. She apologized on Wednesday for underestimating the backlash to a controversial now-withdrawn extradition bill. K. Y. Cheng/South China Morning Post via Getty Images hide caption

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Denver Apparel Company Executive To Testify Against Planned Tariffs On Chinese Import

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Protests Spotlight Hong Kong's 1 Country, 2 Systems Model With China

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Brands Push Back On Partnering With Social Media Influencers

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Leading Pro-Democracy Activist Joins Hong Kong Protests After Release From Jail

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North Korean leader Kim Jong Un and Chinese President Xi Jinping meet in Beijing in January. The two leaders plan to meet this week in North Korea, according to state news agencies of both countries. Li Xueren/AP hide caption

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