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China, Kim Jong-nam, Damascus: Your Morning Briefing

Mar 15, 2017 - The New York Times

Good morning.

Here’s what you need to know:

U.S. Secretary of State Rex W. Tillerson arrived in Asia with a tough warning for China: rein in North Korea, or Washington will boost its missile defense systems in the region and increase pressure on Chinese banks.

China’s premier, Li Keqiang, struck a more upbeat tone at the close of the National People’s Congress. He said any tensions with the Trump administration could be solved through dialogue.

President Xi Jinpin...