TEL AVIV (AFP) - United States President Donald Trump landed in Israel on Monday (May 22) as part of his first foreign trip since taking office, with the goal of seeking ways to restart Israeli-Palestinian peace efforts.
In a dusty corner of Mandalay, rows of Chinese nationals sit impassively by tables lined with white cloth on a betel-splattered sidewalk. Burmese traders crowd before them, holding up chunks of raw jade or sacks of bangles in a bid to interest them. The prospective buyers scrutinise the offerings, rejecting some with a flick of their finger.
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