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Pentagon refuses to confirm US special forces presence in Taiwan

The United States Department of Defense (US) official, the Pentagon, refused to confirm reports that US troops were in Taiwan and were secretly training Taiwanese troops to prepare them in case of an attack by China against the country. Wall Street Journal Thursday (7/10) reported the Pentagon was deploying about …

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Belarus runner refuses to leave Tokyo

The Belarusian sprinter refused to board a flight to leave Tokyo on Sunday (1/8) after being taken to the airport by force by his team. The incident came after he complained about the national coaching staff at the Olympics. Krystsina Tsimanouskaya, 24, asked for protection from Japanese police at Haneda …

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