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Speaker Nancy Pelosi gestures next to Legislative Yuan Vice President Tsai Chi-chang as she leaves the parliament in Taipei, Taiwan on August 3, 2022.
Speaker Nancy Pelosi gestures next to Legislative Yuan Vice President Tsai Chi-chang as she leaves the parliament in Taipei, Taiwan on August 3, 2022.
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In the News Washington Post
Dina Smeltz and Craig Kafura argue that a majority of Americans support backing Taiwan as the U.S. has backed Ukraine, as long as U.S. troops aren’t involved.
An Afghan woman walks on the street during a snowfall in Kabul
An Afghan woman walks on the street during a snowfall in Kabul
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Black and white photo of a destroyed car and apartment buildings in Ukraine
Black and white photo of a destroyed car and apartment buildings in Ukraine
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Elizabeth Shackleford speaks with VOA over Zoom.
Elizabeth Shackleford speaks with VOA over Zoom.
US Foreign Policy
In the News VOA Elizabeth Shackelford
"There's a little bit of FOMO if we aren't going to be there, that we're afraid of missing out on places that Russia and China are really prioritizing."

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