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  1. List of paraphrases for "flashpoints":

    hotbeds, hotspots

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  1. United States:

    It is hard to see a reset on the horizon, with intensifying geopolitical flashpoints like the disconnect on Taiwan policy and China's relationship with Russia. Upcoming election cycles in Taiwan and in the United States risk further deterioration of the bilateral relationship. the US-China relationship reminds me of conflict-ridden relationships where at the end of the day, United States realize United States can't afford to get divorced.

  2. Dominic Haslam:

    It is in the field of the Neglected Tropical Diseases where we are most often in communities facing high levels of chronic insecurity, subject either to long-term conflict or frequent flashpoints.

  3. Harry Kazianis:

    The biggest change is that America and China’s potential flashpoints will not be so fixed in one region, but will take on a global dimension.

  4. Robert Smith:

    So much of our political discourse and dysfunction has been stoked through cultural and racial flashpoints, whether it's public education, police/community relations, employment or voting -- all current political battles fuel cultural wars that impact these tendencies. We are failing our nation's youth along socio-economic lines, but also failing to reinforce the promises of a democratic society.

  5. Meg Oliver:

    I am embarrassed at what I see with a lot of the southerners and a lot of the members of our Congress, i'm wondering what you can do... to heal the racial divides that( President) Donald Trump has emboldened and what we as white people who don't believe in that and don't support that -- what can we do to help offset the obvious flashpoints of racial divide in this country.

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