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New Chinese Social Media Policy May Be Used To Target Political Speech

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Afghanistan's Shapoor Zadran celebrates as he leaves the field after guiding his team to victory against Scotland in the Pool A game of the Cricket World Cup in Dunedin, New Zealand, on Thursday. Dianne Manson/AP hide caption

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Indonesia's New President Runs Into Political Challenges

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Vice President Joe Biden was criticized for coming up from behind and getting too close to Stephanie Carter at her husband's swearing-in ceremony as secretary of defense. Evan Vucci/AP hide caption

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Smoke rises from chimneys of coal-based power plants in the Sonbhadra District of Uttar Pradesh, India. The Washington Post/Getty Images hide caption

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Young Indians Learn To Fight Pollution To Save Lives

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A Stolen iPhone, A New Connection And Minor Celebrity In China

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Indonesian Authorities Worried About Return Of Islamic Radicals

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Rajendra K. Pachauri speaks at the U.N. Climate Change Conference in Lima, Peru, on Dec. 11, 2014. He is stepping down as chairman of the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change. Juan Karita/AP hide caption

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U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry goes for a stroll along the shore of Lake Geneva on Sunday prior to renewed nuclear negotiations in Geneva with his Iranian counterpart. Fabrice Coffrini/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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Obama Tree Isn't Dead; It Just Looks That Way

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