U.S., China to hold high-level talks aimed at curbing fentanyl crisis

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A bag of evidence containing the synthetic opioid fentanyl disguised as Oxycodone is shown during a Fresno County Sheriff's Office press conference in 2020. Fresno Bee | Tribune News Service | Getty Images BEIJING — The United States and China will hold formal high-level talks in Beijing next week aimed at limiting the flow of fentanyl into the U.S., senior Chinese officials tell NBC News, resuming counternarcotics cooperation that was suspended for more than a year even as America struggles with what has been called its worst drug crisis in history. China — which U.S. officials say is the primary...