• Tue. Aug 9th, 2022

China fires missiles near Taiwan in live-fire drills as PLA encircles island

China fires missiles near Taiwan in live-fire drills as PLA encircles island

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Pelosi is the highest-ranking American official to visit the island in 25 years.”},{“title”:”Meet the hard-right Hungarian leader joining US conservatives at CPAC”,”duration”:”02:46″,”sourceName”:”CNN”,”sourceLink”:”https://www.cnn.com”,”videoCMSUrl”:”/video/data/3.0/video/world/2022/08/04/hungary-pm-viktor-orban-cpac-dnt-wedeman-newday-intl-ldn-vpx.cnn/index.xml”,”videoId”:”world/2022/08/04/hungary-pm-viktor-orban-cpac-dnt-wedeman-newday-intl-ldn-vpx.cnn”,”videoImage”:”//cdn.cnn.com/cnnnext/dam/assets/220804124042-vid-thumb-orban-2-large-169.jpg”,”videoUrl”:”/videos/world/2022/08/04/hungary-pm-viktor-orban-cpac-dnt-wedeman-newday-intl-ldn-vpx.cnn/video/playlists/around-the-world/”,”description”:”The Conservative Political Action Conference (CPAC) is taking place in Texas and in attendance will be authoritarian Hungarian Prime Minister Viktor Orbán, who also met with Trump this week. CNN’s Ben Wedeman reports from Budapest on how the controversial leader is perceived back home. “,”descriptionText”:”The Conservative Political Action Conference (CPAC) is taking place in Texas and in attendance will be authoritarian Hungarian Prime Minister Viktor Orbán, who also met with Trump this week. CNN’s Ben Wedeman reports from Budapest on how the controversial leader is perceived back home. “},{“title”:”‘I had to have a little cry’: Tourists watch stunning views of Iceland eruption”,”duration”:”00:54″,”sourceName”:”CNN”,”sourceLink”:””,”videoCMSUrl”:”/video/data/3.0/video/world/2022/08/04/iceland-volcano-eruption-lon-orig-tp.cnn/index.xml”,”videoId”:”world/2022/08/04/iceland-volcano-eruption-lon-orig-tp.cnn”,”videoImage”:”//cdn.cnn.com/cnnnext/dam/assets/220804114347-video-thumbnail-iceland-volcano-large-169.jpg”,”videoUrl”:”/videos/world/2022/08/04/iceland-volcano-eruption-lon-orig-tp.cnn/video/playlists/around-the-world/”,”description”:”A volcanic fissure erupted on August 3 around the Fagradalsfjall volcano near Reykjavik, Iceland.”,”descriptionText”:”A volcanic fissure erupted on August 3 around the Fagradalsfjall volcano near Reykjavik, Iceland.”},{“title”:”This 2-year-old is unable to walk. 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CNN’s John Avlon speaks to Bout’s attorney on the likelihood of Russia making the trade. “,”descriptionText”:”The US has proposed a swap of convicted Russian arms dealer Viktor Bout for detained Americans Paul Whelan and WNBA star Brittney Griner to Russian government officials. CNN’s John Avlon speaks to Bout’s attorney on the likelihood of Russia making the trade. “},{“title”:”CNN report: Pelosi to be highest-ranking official to visit Taiwan in 25 years”,”duration”:”02:55″,”sourceName”:”CNN”,”sourceLink”:”https://www.cnn.com”,”videoCMSUrl”:”/video/data/3.0/video/world/2022/08/01/exp-pelosi-taiwan-visit-confirmed-ripley-vpx.cnn/index.xml”,”videoId”:”world/2022/08/01/exp-pelosi-taiwan-visit-confirmed-ripley-vpx.cnn”,”videoImage”:”//cdn.cnn.com/cnnnext/dam/assets/220731024014-02-china-pelosi-taiwan-twitter-file-large-169.jpg”,”videoUrl”:”/videos/world/2022/08/01/exp-pelosi-taiwan-visit-confirmed-ripley-vpx.cnn/video/playlists/around-the-world/”,”description”:”Senior Taiwanese and US government officials confirm to CNN that House Speaker Nancy Pelosi will visit Taiwan after her stop in Malaysia. 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CNN’s Will Ripley reports from Taiwan on the local reaction to the call.”,”descriptionText”:”Tensions rise as President Joe Biden and his Chinese counterpart Xi Jinping participated in a lengthy call that focused heavily on Taiwan and Speaker Nancy Pelosi’s proposed visit to the self-governing island. CNN’s Will Ripley reports from Taiwan on the local reaction to the call.”},{“title”:”CNN reporter confronts staff at alleged Russian operation in Sudan”,”duration”:”08:55″,”sourceName”:”CNN”,”sourceLink”:”https://www.cnn.com”,”videoCMSUrl”:”/video/data/3.0/video/world/2022/07/28/russia-sudan-gold-investigation-nima-elbagir-pkg-intl-ldn-vpx.cnn/index.xml”,”videoId”:”world/2022/07/28/russia-sudan-gold-investigation-nima-elbagir-pkg-intl-ldn-vpx.cnn”,”videoImage”:”//cdn.cnn.com/cnnnext/dam/assets/220729092926-video-thumbnail-nima-sudan-gold-2-large-169.jpg”,”videoUrl”:”/videos/world/2022/07/28/russia-sudan-gold-investigation-nima-elbagir-pkg-intl-ldn-vpx.cnn/video/playlists/around-the-world/”,”description”:”CNN has uncovered evidence suggesting that Russia has colluded with Sudan’s beleaguered military leadership to enable billions of dollars in gold to bypass the Sudanese state and to deprive the poverty-stricken country of hundreds of millions in state revenue. 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