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China launches main part of its 1st permanent space station

Apr. 29, 2021 01:30 AM EDT

BEIJING (AP) — China on Thursday launched the main module of its first permanent space station that will host astronauts long term, the latest success for a program that has realized a number of its growing ambitions in recent years. The Tianhe, or “Heavenly...

Germany's Merkel presses China for human rights dialogue

Apr. 28, 2021 08:33 AM EDT

BERLIN (AP) — German Chancellor Angela Merkel pressed China's prime minister Wednesday for broader discussions on human rights issues, telling him that the relationship between their countries “means that we can address difficult issues and put everything on the table.” ...