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New Zealand approves first visit by U.S. warship in decades

WELLINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S. destroyer Sampson has been cleared to dock next month in New Zealand, the first visit by a U.S. warship since the Pacific nation passed anti-nuclear legislation 30 years ago.
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