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troops to the Gulf region since May amid rising tensions with Iran. Democratic presidential hopeful former Vice President Joe Biden (L) and Vermont Senator Bernie Sanders participate of the sixth Democratic primary debate of the 2020 presidential campaign season co-hosted by PBS NewsHour & Politico at Loyola Marymount University in Los Angeles, California on December 19, 2019. A Huawei logo is displayed at a retail store in Beijing, China on May 27, 2019. "Out of an abundance of caution, we are restricting business travel to and from China until further notice and encouraging our employees to follow the health and safety guidelines provided by international health agencies such as the CDC and WHO. Now, the idea that they're spending overwhelmingly on programming compared to everybody else is absolutely true, but if you do the math and you believe that there are going to be – there are 165 million global subs now – probably 175 million by the end of next quarter, something close to that, although they guided a little lighter, I think it's not hard to see 300 million subs in their future

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