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President Biden announced a task force on China issues during his first trip as president to the Pentagon on Wednesday. Alex Brandon/Pool/Getty Images hide caption

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'They're Going To Eat Our Lunch,' Biden Warns After Call With China's Xi

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Secretary of State Antony Blinken, left, announced the Biden administration's plan to terminate agreements with El Salvador, Guatemala and Honduras that allowed the U.S. to send asylum-seekers to those countries. Evan Vucci/AP hide caption

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Inside The Biden Administration's Policy On China And Taiwan

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Pompeo Accused China Of Genocide. Experts Say That Term Is Complicated

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Televisions show a news broadcast of U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo in Taipei, Taiwan, on Jan. 11. The Trump administration removed decades-old restrictions on interactions with Taiwanese officials just days before President-elect Joe Biden's inauguration. I-Hwa Cheng/Bloomberg via Getty Images hide caption

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As Pompeo Dumps Rulebook For U.S.-Taiwan Relations, Some See 'Trap' For Biden

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Pompeo Shakes Up Long-Standing Rules For U.S.-Taiwan Relations

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China Plans To Sell COVID-19 Vaccines To Other Countries

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China-Australia Relations Are Quickly Worsening. How Did They Get Bad?

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Chinese President Xi Jinping, center, also general secretary of the Chinese Communist Party, leads the fifth plenary session of the party's 19th Central Committee in October in Beijing. The U.S. State Department on Thursday tightened travel restrictions on members of the party and their families. Liu Bin/Xinhua News Agency via AP hide caption

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What A Biden Presidency May Mean For U.S. Firms Doing Business In China

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A Look At COVID-19 Vaccine Development Progress

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