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My take: “US Secretary Of State Rex Tillerson Thinks India Is More Responsible Than China” via @forbes https://t.co/ZV9OO0fx4K

This morning Secretary of State Rex W. Tillerson delivered a speech on India to frame his visit to the country next week.
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“1.In normal times, calls for strong alliances, a defense of human rights and an open economic system would be unexceptional. Today they are front-page news.”
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“Tillerson Off To Middle East And South Asia For A Round Of Diplomatic Tests” @NPRWeekend @michelekelemen https://t.co/Wa1dZxHkEi

Secretary of State Rex Tillerson has a tough trip ahead. He's trying to heal a rift between key Arab allies, Saudi Arabia and Qatar, and later in the week will head to South Asia to expand relations with India.
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These spooky fingers are pretty real looking: https://t.co/5ZQDS3wDyS

Vacationing in the United States? Be Warned, Some Countries Say https://t.co/rxsuFzkvTQ

Mass shootings, potential terrorist attacks and natural disasters lead to a spate of new travel advisories.
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Adapted from my forthcoming book: "Will India Start Acting Like a Global Power?" via @ForeignAffairs https://t.co/nUuHpI1oFv https://t.co/jq4N5PpGXu

“Adapted from my forthcoming book: "Will India Start Acting Like a Global Power?" via @ForeignAffairs https://t.co/nUuHpI1oFv
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Duterte in 2018--by @joshkurlantzick https://t.co/63CqjHA3pH via @CFR_org

As Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte moves into 2018, the third calendar year of his time in office, the tough-guy leader’s policies on many criti…
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Asian Research Network survey--Indians see themselves as likely to have the most influence in Asia in 10 yrs: https://t.co/a81UzuIyc9 https://t.co/GXZGjAcZCF

“Asian Research Network survey--Indians see themselves as likely to have the most influence in Asia in 10 yrs: https://t.co/a81UzuIyc9
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What’s Really Keeping Pakistan’s Children Out of School? https://t.co/Ad8R9jprgo

Since 2010, the government has more than doubled its education budget. But it has misdiagnosed the problem.
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Things are looking up for terrorists in Pakistan: Lahore High Court rvw board orders Punjab to free Hafiz Saeed https://t.co/mpm7Aw5NTF

Saeed's detention was extended four times since he was detained in the crackdown after the government put the JuD under sanctions and on the terror watch list.
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Just seeing this. I was completely unaware of the perceived grievance that Gujaratis have been sidelined--this speech is something. https://t.co/CHDFUSI6qk

“The Congress Party has special hatred for Gujarat & Gujaratis! https://t.co/JtwtvN4KRv
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My take for @indianexpress on the Trump Pakistan tweet: basically, not a U-turn. https://t.co/MgdkoHEE3E

It cannot be news that President Trump shoots from the hip on Twitter, and his tweets can and sometimes do contradict declared US policy. Just look at his tweets on North Korea.
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"Tillerson Knocks China, Courts India Ahead of South Asia Trip," by @emilyctamkin https://t.co/bEkJxd247a

Tough words for “One Belt, One Road” and praise for a deepening defense partnership.
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(Not an @nbcsnl Close Encounters sketch): https://t.co/pBT2RviZsh

“She says three blond aliens took her aboard their ship when she was 7. Now she's running for U.S. Congress https://t.co/R7lTI5tz32
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“The World is Beginning to Condemn the Myanmar Armed Forces—But Was Wooing Them Up to Now” by @JoshKurlantzick https://t.co/7Toi85Ej16

At the United Nations last month, U.S. Ambassador to the UN Nikki Haley called for a tough international response to alleged atrocities against Rohin…
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Happy Diwali to everyone celebrating! (Photo: REUTERS/Amit Dave) #HappyDeepavali #HappyDiwali https://t.co/grwZFWtbT7

“Happy Diwali to everyone celebrating! (Photo: REUTERS/Amit Dave) #HappyDeepavali #HappyDiwali”
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“Tillerson seeks stronger ties with India” by @vargheseKgeorge https://t.co/whMTKCrG9J

U.S. Secretary of State characterises China a destabilising force.
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