Morning news brief: US to take action against China and gun violence, and more

WION Web Team
New Delhi, Delhi, India Published: Apr 08, 2021, 08.15 AM(IST)

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After China sent more fighter jets into Taiwan's air defense zone, the US has warned China over increasingly aggressive moves against Taiwan, the Philippines. Meanwhile, US president Joe Biden has also decided to take action against the increasing gun violence.

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