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Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte talks with reporters in Manila on Friday. President Donald Trump invited Duterte to the White House in a phone call this weekend, despite concerns about the leader's violent war on drugs. Bullit Marquez/AP hide caption

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Bangladeshi activists mark the fourth anniversary of the Rana Plaza building collapse at the site where the building once stood in Savar, on the outskirts of Dhaka, on April 24. STR/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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Week In Politics: Tillerson On North Korea, Michael Flynn

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Tillerson Urges U.N. Security Council To Take Action On North Korea

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"We'd love to solve things diplomatically but it's very difficult," President Trump said on North Korea, in an interview with Reuters. Trump is seen here at the White House on Thursday. Jabin Botsford/The Washington Post/Getty Images hide caption

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Secretary of State Rex Tillerson in the George C. Marshall room at the State Department on Thursday. Ariel Zambelich/NPR hide caption

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Transcript: NPR Interviews Secretary Of State Rex Tillerson

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Trump Administration Wants North Korea At Negotiating Table On Nuclear Weapons

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The View From The Chinese Border With North Korea

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The White House Briefs The Senate On North Korea

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Runners assemble at the starting line of the third annual Qingyuan marathon. Rob Schmitz/NPR hide caption

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In Fast-Paced China, Marathon Craze Is Off And Running (Despite A Clumsy Start)

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