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White House: No change in US Taiwan policy [Video]

Hours after President Joe Biden said the U.S. is committed to defending the Taiwan if it is attacked, the White House clarified his remarks by saying, “there is no change in our policy.” (Oct. 22)Subscribe for more Breaking News: http://smarturl.it/AssociatedPress Website: https://apnews.com Twitter: https://twitter.com/AP Facebook: https://facebook.com/APNews Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/APNews/​You can license this story through AP Archive: http://www.aparchive.com/metadata/youtube/266169a3da7f49aca7b9a6cd79bc1d52

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EAST AFRICA

Tigray forces parade captured government troops [Video]

Trucks full of captured Ethiopian government soldiers and allied militias rolled down the streets in Ethiopia’s Tigray region on Friday, in a show of force by local defense forces, as the region’s capital was hit by a fourth day of airstrikes. (Oct. 22)Subscribe for more Breaking News: http://smarturl.it/AssociatedPress Website: https://apnews.com Twitter: https://twitter.com/AP Facebook: https://facebook.com/APNews Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/APNews/​You can license this story through AP Archive: http://www.aparchive.com/metadata/youtube/bb8cdf930c1e4ecbbcad00047a40755f

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EAST ASIA

White House, Clarifying Biden Remark, Says Taiwan Policy Hasnt Changed [Video]

The president, asked if the U.S. would come to Taiwans defense if China attacked, had said: “Yes, we have a commitment to do that.

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CENTRAL & SOUTH AMERICA

Tributes Pour In for Halyna Hutchins, Cinematographer Killed by Prop Gun Fired by Alec Baldwin [Video]

The Ukrainian-born 42-year-old, who was shot with a prop gun fired by Alec Baldwin on a New Mexico film set, was rising to the upper ranks of her male-dominated field.

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SOUTH ASIA

U.S., Allies Try to Move Beyond Disputes Over Afghanistan, Submarine Contract [Video]

NATO defense ministers agreed to a new plan to defend Europe in case of a Russian attack and sought to ease tensions over Europes efforts to equip itself for more independent military action.

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EAST ASIA

Service-Sector Strength Aids Global Growth [Video]

Supply-chain bottlenecks persist, but an easing of the Delta variant of Covid-19 has boosted growth in the U.S., Japan and Australia.

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NORTH AFRICA

Today in History for October 22nd [Video]

Highlights of this day in history: A Cold War crisis over Cuba leads to brink of nuclear war; Shah of Iran allowed into U.S. for treatment; ‘Pretty Boy’ Floyd killed; Last victim slain in D.C. sniper shootings; Cellist Pablo Casals dies. (Oct. 22)Subscribe for more Breaking News: http://smarturl.it/AssociatedPress Website: https://apnews.com Twitter: https://twitter.com/AP Facebook: https://facebook.com/APNews Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/APNews/​You can license this story through AP Archive: http://www.aparchive.com/metadata/youtube/99c4c3fa57264bac87a9ae1a564bf808

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EAST ASIA

The Monetary Bathtub Is Overflowing [Video]

Many economists say inflation is transitory. It will be persistent.

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SOUTH ASIA

India Hits One Billion Covid-19 Vaccines Administered [Video]

The milestone in a once-faltering inoculation campaign signals India could begin allowing more vaccine exports to developing countries soon.

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EAST ASIA

South Korea Launches First Homegrown Rocket and Satellite Into Space [Video]

The technology could help expand Seouls military satellite surveillance of Kim Jong Uns regime to the north amid heightened tensions.

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EAST ASIA

South Korea launches space rocket [Video]

South Korea’s first domestically produced space rocket reached its desired altitude on Thursday but failed to deliver a dummy payload into orbit in its first test launch. (Oct. 21)Subscribe for more Breaking News: http://smarturl.it/AssociatedPress Website: https://apnews.com Twitter: https://twitter.com/AP Facebook: https://facebook.com/APNews Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/APNews/​You can license this story through AP Archive: http://www.aparchive.com/metadata/youtube/87caf9fd826a4faebad92fc0a23eaf4f

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Jack Ma Leaves China for the First Time Since Regulatory Woes Began [Video]

Alibaba co-founder Jack Ma is traveling outside of China for the first time since his business empire came under regulatory scrutiny about a year ago, according to people familiar with the matter.