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US officials in ‘skirmish’ over ‘nuclear football’ in China

Relations between Washington and Beijing have taken another bizarre twist. On Monday, it was revealed that a “skirmish” broke out over the aptly-named “nuclear football” briefcase, which contains the United States’ launch codes, during President Donald Trump’s trip to China last year to meet President Xi Jinping. The incident occurred on Nov. 9 when Trump […]