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US delays Pence's China speech, citing 'progress' in talks

Speech was expected to pound Beijing on human rights

WASHINGTON -- U.S. Vice President Mike Pence has postponed a planned speech widely expected to be critical of China to avoid derailing a pivotal meeting between President Donald Trump and Chinese President Xi Jinping at next week's Group of 20 summit in Osaka.

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