The Week in Stories Around the Globe

Tijuana’s record body count is a sign that cartel warfare is returning to Mexico

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“Tijuana’s location and infrastructure have made it coveted territory for Mexico cartels vying to feed the US’s voracious appetite for illegal narcotics.”

#Mexico#DrugWar#Tijuana#Cartels

China: Trump’s One China comments ‘risk Taiwan peace’

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“Interference may also damage developing US-China relations, a spokesman said. Under the “One China” policy, the US has formal ties with China rather than the island of Taiwan, which China sees as a breakaway province. However, US President-elect Donald Trump has expressed doubts about continuing to abide by the policy.”

#Trump #China #Taiwan #International#Politics

Indian Police Arrest 12 Moviegoers Accused of Sitting During Anthem

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“The dictate to stand for the playing of the anthem, she said in a statement, serves to “enable self-appointed ‘guardians’ of the law and vigilantes all over the country to more aggressively pursue moral policing on their own equal fellow citizens.”

#Indian#NationalAnthem#International#Politics

New photo shows swirling storms ripping through Jupiter’s clouds

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“We have a healthy spacecraft that is performing its mission admirably, and we are able to obtain great science every time we fly by,” Rick Nybakken, project manager for Juno, said in a statement. “What we do not want to do is add any unnecessary risk, so we are moving forward carefully.”

#ifuckinglovescience #Space #Jupiter#TheUniverse

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