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Chinese state surveillance supercomputer uses US chips

Intel and Nvidia technology is no secret, and there are plenty of indications that Beijing uses it for monitoring At the end of a desolate road lined with prisons, amid a complex filled with surveillance cameras, technology developed in the United States powers one of the…
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Xi congratulates Biden on election as US president

Chinese President Xi Jinping on Wednesday sent a message to Joe Biden to congratulate him on election as US president. Promoting healthy and stable development of China-US relations not only serves the fundamental interests of the people in both countries, but also meets…
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Trump pardons Michael Flynn, who lied to FBI over Russia

President Donald Trump, now in his final weeks in power, announced a pardon Wednesday for a former aide who pleaded guilty to lying to the FBI. “It is my Great Honor to announce that General Michael T. Flynn has been granted a Full Pardon,” Trump tweeted…
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Who's who on Biden's team? Democrat opts for experience

President-elect has already started to reveal the names of his team, which will have to be confirmed by the Senate. Many have worked with him for several years and are recognized names in their fields. The White House has finally given the green light to the power…
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China ready to boost COVID-19 vaccine cooperation with Germany

Chinese President Xi Jinping said Tuesday that China stands ready to strengthen exchanges and cooperation with Germany on COVID-19 vaccines and push for the vaccines to be fairly distributed as a global public good, especially for the benefit of developing countries. Xi…
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EU chief warns Brexit deal must not hurt single market

In a downbeat assessment of progress in post-Brexit trade talks, EU chief Ursula von der Leyen warned Wednesday that any deal must not undermine the EU single market. “We will do all in our power to reach an agreement, we’re ready to be creative,” she…