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Inquirier.net
Duterte calls China’s Xi ‘great president’Rodrigo Duterte (left) on Tuesday night called Chinese President Xi Jinping a ‘
Duterte calls China’s Xi ‘great president’
Inquirier.net / Posted an hour ago
Rodrigo Duterte (left) on Tuesday night called Chinese President Xi Jinping a ‘great president’ which observers said hinted of a warming relations between their two countries. INQUIRER FILES DAVAO, Philippines — Incoming-President Rodrigo Duterte... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
A welcome dose of realism from ObamaHow do you distinguish a foreign policy “idealist” from a “realist,” an optimis
A welcome dose of realism from Obama
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 4 hours ago
How do you distinguish a foreign policy “idealist” from a “realist,” an optimist from a pessimist? Ask one question: Do you believe in the arrow of history? Or to put it another way, do you think history is cyclical or directional? Are we condemned... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Philippines' Duterte calls China's Xi 'great president'Incoming Philippine leader Rodrigo Duterte on Tuesday (May 31) described China'
Philippines' Duterte calls China's Xi 'great president'
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 6 hours ago
Incoming Philippine leader Rodrigo Duterte on Tuesday (May 31) described China's Xi Jinping "a great president", in another hint that frosty relations between the Asian neighbours could soon warm. Duterte heaped the praise on Xi in a news... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
China eyes renewed friendly ties with PHDuterte will steer Philippine economy to greater heights Chinese President Xi
China eyes renewed friendly ties with PH
Manila Bulletin / Posted 9 hours ago
Duterte will steer Philippine economy to greater heights Chinese President Xi Jinping expressed hope that China and the Philippines can work hard to push their relations “back onto a healthy development track” after ties soured due to the... Read more
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The Manila Times
Shocked by Times’ publication of China envoy’s statement on sea rowMay 31, 2016 11:08 pm IT shocks me to see that The Manila Times has allowed it
Shocked by Times’ publication of China envoy’s statement on sea row
The Manila Times / Posted 9 hours ago
May 31, 2016 11:08 pm IT shocks me to see that The Manila Times has allowed itself to be used by the Chinese Foreign Ministry through an article series [“South China Sea: How we got... Read more
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The Manila Times
Chinese President seeks better ties with PHMay 31, 2016 10:38 pm CHINESE President Xi Jinping is hoping that the Philippi
Chinese President seeks better ties with PH
The Manila Times / Posted 10 hours ago
May 31, 2016 10:38 pm CHINESE President Xi Jinping is hoping that the Philippines and China will have better ties under a Duterte administration amid a bitter territorial row in the West Philippine Sea... Read more
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Aljazeera
Philippines: Rodrigo Duterte names new cabinetPhilippines President-elect Rodrigo Duterte has named the members of his cabine
Philippines: Rodrigo Duterte names new cabinet
Aljazeera / Posted 11 hours ago
Philippines President-elect Rodrigo Duterte has named the members of his cabinet from his hometown of Davao, a day after a joint session of Congress declared him the winner of the May 9 presidential elections. Carlos Dominguez, an ex-classmate of... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
Philippines’ Duterte names cabinet, calls them “men of integrity and honesty” DAVAO CITY, Philippines May 31 – Philippines President-elect Rodrigo Duterte
Philippines’ Duterte names cabinet, calls them “men of integrity and honesty”
Manila Bulletin / Posted 11 hours ago
DAVAO CITY, Philippines May 31 – Philippines President-elect Rodrigo Duterte on Tuesday named the members of his cabinet, a day after a joint session of Congress declared... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Chinese president wants stronger ties with DuterteMANILA, Philippines — Chinese President Xi Jinping has sent a message to Presid
Chinese president wants stronger ties with Duterte
Pilipino Star / Posted 16 hours ago
MANILA, Philippines — Chinese President Xi Jinping has sent a message to President-elect Rodrigo Duterte following the latter's proclamation on Monday afternoon. Xi expressed his hopes that the bilateral relationship between China and the... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
China’s Xi says hopes to get Philippines ties back on track BEIJING – China hopes to get relations with the Philippines back on track, Pr
China’s Xi says hopes to get Philippines ties back on track
Manila Bulletin / Posted 16 hours ago
BEIJING – China hopes to get relations with the Philippines back on track, President Xi Jinping has told new Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte, after ties were affected by an... Read more
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The St. Augustine Record
Charles Krauthammer: The arrow of historyHow do you distinguish a foreign policy “idealist” from a “realist,” an optimis
Charles Krauthammer: The arrow of history
The St. Augustine Record / Posted 21 hours ago
How do you distinguish a foreign policy “idealist” from a “realist,” an optimist from a pessimist? Ask one question: Do you believe in the arrow of history? Or to put it another way, do you think history is cyclical or directional? Are we condemned... Read more
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Eye Witness News
China's Xi says hopes to get Philippines ties back on track China & the Philippines are locked in a bitter spat over territorial claims i
China's Xi says hopes to get Philippines ties back on track
Eye Witness News / Posted 21 hours ago
China & the Philippines are locked in a bitter spat over territorial claims in the South China Sea. FILE: Chinese President Xi Jinping. Picture: AFP. China,Philippines,Xi Jinping,Chinas... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
China's Xi says hopes to get Philippines ties back on trackBEIJING: China hopes to get relations with the Philippines back on track, Presi
China's Xi says hopes to get Philippines ties back on track
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 23 hours ago
BEIJING: China hopes to get relations with the Philippines back on track, President Xi Jinping has told new Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte, after ties were affected by an increasingly bitter spat over territorial claims in the South China... Read more
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The Star
China's Xi says hopes to get Philippines ties back on trackBEIJING (Reuters) - China hopes to get relations with the Philippines back on t
China's Xi says hopes to get Philippines ties back on track
The Star / Posted 23 hours ago
BEIJING (Reuters) - China hopes to get relations with the Philippines back on track, President Xi Jinping has told new Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte, after ties were affected by an increasingly bitter spat over territorial claims in the South... Read more
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Reuters
China's Xi says hopes to get Philippines ties back on trackChinese President Xi Jinping goes down the stage after a speach on the opening
China's Xi says hopes to get Philippines ties back on track
Reuters / Posted yesterday
Chinese President Xi Jinping goes down the stage after a speach on the opening ceremony of CICA, at Diaoyutai State Guesthouse in Beijing on 28 April, 2016. BEIJING China hopes to get relations with the Philippines back on track, President Xi... Read more
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Swissinfo
China's Xi says hopes to get Philippines ties back on trackChina's President Xi Jinping delivers a speech at the opening ceremony of the f
China's Xi says hopes to get Philippines ties back on track
Swissinfo / Posted yesterday
China's President Xi Jinping delivers a speech at the opening ceremony of the fifth regular foreign ministers' meeting of the Conference on Interaction and Confidence Building Measures in Asia (CICA) at the Diaoyutai State Guesthouse in Beijing April... Read more
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The Star
Najib calls on Asean to resolve South China Sea disputeKUALA LUMPUR: Malaysia has called on Asean to work towards a peaceful resolutio
Najib calls on Asean to resolve South China Sea dispute
The Star / Posted yesterday
KUALA LUMPUR: Malaysia has called on Asean to work towards a peaceful resolution to the dispute in the South China Sea. In this regard, Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Tun Razak said he hoped the grouping of Southeast Asian nations would expedite... Read more
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Philly.com
Krauthammer: In Vietnam, a dose of realismHow do you distinguish a foreign policy "idealist" from a "realist," an optimis
Krauthammer: In Vietnam, a dose of realism
Philly.com / Posted yesterday
How do you distinguish a foreign policy "idealist" from a "realist," an optimist from a pessimist? Ask one question: Do you believe in the arrow of history? Or to put it another way, do you think history is cyclical or directional? Are we condemned... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
The arrow of historyHow do you distinguish a foreign policy “idealist” from a “realist,” an optimis
The arrow of history
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted yesterday
How do you distinguish a foreign policy “idealist” from a “realist,” an optimist from a pessimist? Ask one question: Do you believe in the arrow of history? Or to put it another way, do you think history is cyclical or directional? Are we condemned... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Despite gains, China still second fiddle to West, analysts sayThai and Chinese officers take part in the opening ceremonies for the recent Bl
Despite gains, China still second fiddle to West, analysts say
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted yesterday
Thai and Chinese officers take part in the opening ceremonies for the recent Blue Strike 2016 joint exercises at the Sattahip naval base in Chon Buri. Thai military rule may complicate and weaken Asean's position in the international security... Read more
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The Star
Sex is also on the menu at restaurant in oil palm plantationA RESTAURANT in an oil palm plantation in Kuala Langat, Selangor, serves more t
Sex is also on the menu at restaurant in oil palm plantation
The Star / Posted 2 days ago
A RESTAURANT in an oil palm plantation in Kuala Langat, Selangor, serves more than food – sex is also on the menu, reported Kosmo! Ahad. Its illicit activity is believed to have been going on for over six months before the Special Task Force for... Read more
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Daily Maverick
Obama’s legacy: History will judge him kindlyBack at in the beginning of Barack Obama’s presidency, which now seems like a l
Obama’s legacy: History will judge him kindly
Daily Maverick / Posted 2 days ago
Back at in the beginning of Barack Obama’s presidency, which now seems like a lifetime ago, this author wrote: “The Bush administration came to an end when Illinois Democratic senator BarackObama was elected America’s 44th president on November 4,... Read more
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Inquirier.net
SMC sells telco assets to PLDT, GlobeINDUSTRY giants Philippine Long Distance Telephone Co. (PLDT) and Globe Telecom
SMC sells telco assets to PLDT, Globe
Inquirier.net / Posted 2 days ago
INDUSTRY giants Philippine Long Distance Telephone Co. (PLDT) and Globe Telecom will jointly buy out the telecommunications assets of conglomerate San Miguel Corp. in a deal expected to cement their duopolistic hold on the local market amid the... Read more
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Deseret News
Charles Krauthammer: A dose of coldhearted realism is always welcomeWASHINGTON — How do you distinguish a foreign policy "idealist" from a "realist
Charles Krauthammer: A dose of coldhearted realism is always welcome
Deseret News / Posted 2 days ago
WASHINGTON — How do you distinguish a foreign policy "idealist" from a "realist," an optimist from a pessimist? Ask one question: Do you believe in the arrow of history? Or to put it another way, do you think history is cyclical or directional? Are... Read more
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Bdnews24.com
Bangladesh expo in Bangkok to woo ASEAN marketApart from businesses, the Bangladesh embassy will also promote the country’s c
Bangladesh expo in Bangkok to woo ASEAN market
Bdnews24.com / Posted 2 days ago
Apart from businesses, the Bangladesh embassy will also promote the country’s culture, heritage and silk to the Thai people in the three-day event at the Queen Sirikit National Convention Centre. “We want to change the narrative about Bangladesh in... Read more
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CTV News
B.C. real estate firms join premier on trade mission to Asiacritics say provides “bad optics” amid Vancouver’s red-hot housing market. Cla
B.C. real estate firms join premier on trade mission to Asia
CTV News / Posted 2 days ago
critics say provides “bad optics” amid Vancouver’s red-hot housing market. Clark has been in Asia since May 24, as part of a trip intended to promote B.C. liquefied natural gas, clean energy and green technology industries—not real estate. But... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Belmonte: Consider how federalism will affect poor regions | HeadlinesMANILA, Philippines – House Speaker Feliciano Belmonte Jr. on Sunday said he is
Belmonte: Consider how federalism will affect poor regions | Headlines
Pilipino Star / Posted 2 days ago
MANILA, Philippines – House Speaker Feliciano Belmonte Jr. on Sunday said he is studying the effects President-elect Rodrigo Duterte's proposed federal form of government may have on poor regions. Belmonte explained that he does not oppose the... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Japanese youths find meaning in PH missionThe latest batch of Jica volunteers. PHOTO FROM JICA WEBSITE TOKYO—By voluntee
Japanese youths find meaning in PH mission
Inquirier.net / Posted 3 days ago
The latest batch of Jica volunteers. PHOTO FROM JICA WEBSITE TOKYO—By volunteering in the Philippines in their youth, these Japanese folk wanted to introduce positive change to that strange tropical land. Upon coming home, however, they found that... Read more
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Pilipino Star
US-Philippine relations under DuterteHONOLULU – I am hopeful that as soon as President-elect Rodrigo Duterte sits on
US-Philippine relations under Duterte
Pilipino Star / Posted 3 days ago
HONOLULU – I am hopeful that as soon as President-elect Rodrigo Duterte sits on the presidential chair in Malacañang, he will have a wider perspective on the dynamics of our international relations with many countries particularly with the United... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Senate OKs tougher anti-carjacking billMANILA, Philippines - A new law against carjacking, providing stiffer penalties
Senate OKs tougher anti-carjacking bill
Pilipino Star / Posted 4 days ago
MANILA, Philippines - A new law against carjacking, providing stiffer penalties particularly when the crime is committed with violence, has been approved on third and final reading by the Senate. Senate Bill 2794 aims to deny bail to car thieves... Read more
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OregonLive.com
The arrow of history: Charles KrauthammerBy Charles Krauthammer WASHINGTON -- How do you distinguish a foreign policy "
The arrow of history: Charles Krauthammer
OregonLive.com / Posted 4 days ago
By Charles Krauthammer WASHINGTON -- How do you distinguish a foreign policy "idealist" from a "realist," an optimist from a pessimist? Ask one question: Do you believe in the arrow of history? Or to put it another way, do you think history is... Read more
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The Manila Times
Disputes: China’s low-bat support vs Philippine backersMay 27, 2016 11:36 pm IF the South China/West Philippine Sea row between China
Disputes: China’s low-bat support vs Philippine backers
The Manila Times / Posted 4 days ago
May 27, 2016 11:36 pm IF the South China/West Philippine Sea row between China and the Philippines were to be adjudicated according to the quality of support that each side has marshaled in the... Read more
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Eye Witness News
China faces headaches from warming Vietnam-US ties China faces the short-term prospect of Vietnam obtaining US-sourced radars an
China faces headaches from warming Vietnam-US ties
Eye Witness News / Posted 4 days ago
China faces the short-term prospect of Vietnam obtaining US-sourced radars and sensors. US President Barack Obama (C) walks with his Vietnamese counterpart Tran Dai Quang (L) as they review a guard... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Taiwanese pop-up store with 15 quirky brands makes its first stop in Philippines | Business Features, The Philippine StarMANILA, Philippines – The young and vibrant Filipino market has been attracting
Taiwanese pop-up store with 15 quirky brands makes its first stop in Philippines | Business Features, The Philippine Star
Pilipino Star / Posted 4 days ago
MANILA, Philippines – The young and vibrant Filipino market has been attracting foreign investors in the country. The latest to dip into the ever-expanding Filipino market is Taiwan. On Tuesday, May 24, Taiwan’s Commerce Development Research... Read more
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Orange County Register
Obama a classic case study in foreign policy idealismWASHINGTON – How do you distinguish a foreign policy “idealist” from a “realist
Obama a classic case study in foreign policy idealism
Orange County Register / Posted 4 days ago
WASHINGTON – How do you distinguish a foreign policy “idealist” from a “realist,” an optimist from a pessimist? Ask one question: Do you believe in the arrow of history? Or to put it another way, do you think history is cyclical or directional? Are... Read more
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Swissinfo
China faces headaches from warming Vietnam-U.S. tiesBy Greg Torode and Megha Rajagopalan HONG KONG/BEIJING (Reuters) - At a stroke
China faces headaches from warming Vietnam-U.S. ties
Swissinfo / Posted 4 days ago
By Greg Torode and Megha Rajagopalan HONG KONG/BEIJING (Reuters) - At a stroke, the U.S. and Vietnam have complicated the strategic outlook for China over the disputed South China Sea. As U.S. President Barack Obama marked one of his last trips to... Read more
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The Oklahoman
Charles Krauthammer: The arrow of historyWASHINGTON — How do you distinguish a foreign policy "idealist" from a "realist
Charles Krauthammer: The arrow of history
The Oklahoman / Posted 4 days ago
WASHINGTON — How do you distinguish a foreign policy "idealist" from a "realist," an optimist from a pessimist? Ask one question: Do you believe in the arrow of history? Or to put it another way, do you think history is cyclical or directional? Are... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
China faces headaches from warming Vietnam-US tiesHONG KONG/BEIJING: At a stroke, the U.S. and Vietnam have complicated the strat
China faces headaches from warming Vietnam-US ties
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 4 days ago
HONG KONG/BEIJING: At a stroke, the U.S. and Vietnam have complicated the strategic outlook for China over the disputed South China Sea. As U.S. President Barack Obama marked one of his last trips to Asia by the historic lifting of Washington's arms... Read more
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The Star
China faces headaches from warming Vietnam-U.S. tiesHONG KONG/BEIJING (Reuters) - At a stroke, the U.S. and Vietnam have complicate
China faces headaches from warming Vietnam-U.S. ties
The Star / Posted 4 days ago
HONG KONG/BEIJING (Reuters) - At a stroke, the U.S. and Vietnam have complicated the strategic outlook for China over the disputed South China Sea. As U.S. President Barack Obama marked one of his last trips to Asia by the historic lifting of... Read more
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Reuters
China faces headaches from warming Viet-U.S. tiesHONG KONG/BEIJING At a stroke, the U.S. and Vietnam have complicated the strate
China faces headaches from warming Viet-U.S. ties
Reuters / Posted 4 days ago
HONG KONG/BEIJING At a stroke, the U.S. and Vietnam have complicated the strategic outlook for China over the disputed South China Sea. As U.S. President Barack Obama marked one of his last trips to Asia by the historic lifting of Washington's arms... Read more
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examiner.com
Could the US be held responsible for killing civilians in the war on terror?The blog The Hill published an article on May 24, 2016 titled “Saudis scramble
Could the US be held responsible for killing civilians in the war on terror?
examiner.com / Posted 4 days ago
The blog The Hill published an article on May 24, 2016 titled “Saudis scramble for Washington allies” by Juliam Hattem. The article outlines the attempts of 9/11 victims to confront the Saudi government to determine if the Saudi government financed... Read more
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The News & Observer
The arrow of history | News & Observer Liberal internationalists count on globalization, neoconser
The arrow of history
The News & Observer / Posted 5 days ago
| News & Observer Liberal internationalists count on globalization, neoconservatives on democratization to get us to the sunny uplands of international harmony But what unites them is the belief that such uplands exist and are... Read more
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Inquirier.net
German envoy to PH confident Duterte admin will pay PiatcoGERMAN Ambassador to the Philippines Thomas Ossowski has expressed optimism tha
German envoy to PH confident Duterte admin will pay Piatco
Inquirier.net / Posted 5 days ago
GERMAN Ambassador to the Philippines Thomas Ossowski has expressed optimism that the administration of presumptive President-elect Rodrigo Duterte will help implement the Supreme Court ruling last year that ordered the government to pay the... Read more
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Inquirier.net
‘Have faith, Duterte will learn diplomacy’Rodrigo Duterte calls for a press conference on Wednesday evening until Thursda
‘Have faith, Duterte will learn diplomacy’
Inquirier.net / Posted 5 days ago
Rodrigo Duterte calls for a press conference on Wednesday evening until Thursday dawn and vows to hit hard against police officials involved in the illegal drug trade following an incident in a concert in Pasay City that left 5 people dead. KARLOS... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
China tries to mend fences as Vietnam cozies up to U.S.China has played down this week's decision by the United States to lift a decad
China tries to mend fences as Vietnam cozies up to U.S.
Chicago Tribune / Posted 5 days ago
China has played down this week's decision by the United States to lift a decades-old ban on lethal arms sales to Vietnam, as it looks to avoid further aggravating bilateral relations already strained by territorial disputes in the South China... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
In dig at US, China says all US arms embargoes should goBEIJING: Taking a dig at the U.S. arms embargo against China, the Chinese Defen
In dig at US, China says all US arms embargoes should go
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 5 days ago
BEIJING: Taking a dig at the U.S. arms embargo against China, the Chinese Defence Ministry said on Thursday all such U.S. embargoes were a relic of the Cold War and should be lifted, after the U.S. fully removed one against Vietnam. The United... Read more
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Reuters
In dig at U.S., China says all U.S. arms embargoes should goMilitary vehicles carrying DF-21D ballistic missiles roll to Tiananmen Square d
In dig at U.S., China says all U.S. arms embargoes should go
Reuters / Posted 5 days ago
Military vehicles carrying DF-21D ballistic missiles roll to Tiananmen Square during a military parade to mark the 70th anniversary of the end of World War Two, in Beijing, China, September 3, 2015. BEIJING Taking a dig at the U.S. arms embargo... Read more
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Manila Standard Today
China’s African allies join ‘PR war’BEIJING, China—The disputed rocks and reefs of the South China Sea are more tha
China’s African allies join ‘PR war’
Manila Standard Today / Posted 6 days ago
BEIJING, China—The disputed rocks and reefs of the South China Sea are more than an ocean away from the landlocked African nation of Niger. But that has not stopped the strife-ridden, largely desert country of 17-million people adding its voice to a... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Duterte in favor of continuing EDCADAVAO CITY, Philippines – Incoming president Rodrigo Duterte is in favor of con
Duterte in favor of continuing EDCA
Pilipino Star / Posted 6 days ago
DAVAO CITY, Philippines – Incoming president Rodrigo Duterte is in favor of continuing the Enhanced Defense Cooperation Agreement (EDCA) with the United States, citing the local military’s limited capabilities. “I have no problem with... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
China envoy looks forward to meeting with Duterte to settle maritime disputeenvoy looks forward to meeting with Duterte to settle maritime dispute Incomin
China envoy looks forward to meeting with Duterte to settle maritime dispute
Manila Bulletin / Posted 6 days ago
envoy looks forward to meeting with Duterte to settle maritime dispute Incoming President Rodrigo Duterte is “a strong man of principle” who clearly exhibits the type of leadership that the Chinese government would like to work with to improve... Read more
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