Asia Breaking News: US: Taliban Must Show Good Faith in Afghan Talks

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The Taliban signaled a willingness to meet demands to keep their flag lowered as the U.S. warned Saturday that their newly opened political office in Qatar might have to be closed as talks aimed at ending nearly 12 years of war in Afghanistan remained in limbo. The price of oil slid again Friday on the prospect of a tighter supply of cash and slower growth in China. The Senate voted overwhelmingly to approve White House international economic affairs adviser Michael Froman to be the next U.S. trade representative, sending him into the fray of huge trade negotiations in Asia and Europe.

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