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Asian Correspondent
Burma’s lawmakers unanimous in motion denouncing UN official’s remarkswork. The country is also refusing entry to a separate UN fact-finding mission
Asian Correspondent / Posted an hour ago
work. The country is also refusing entry to a separate UN fact-finding mission appointed by the Human Rights Council in Geneva to look into allegations of abuses by the security forces. The panel has a special focus on the western state of... Read more
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The Register
Australia cyber minister wants Asia to define new global laws of cyber-war“behavioural” refers to conflicts. “When it comes to traditional warfare you h
The Register / Posted an hour ago
“behavioural” refers to conflicts. “When it comes to traditional warfare you have the UN security council you have the Geneva Conventions you have very formal structures in place,” he said. “At this stage cyberspace is still fairly ungoverned... Read more
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BBC News
Why you can't fly direct from Delhi to Islamabadbirth of the two nations. It's about 700km (430 miles) from Delhi to Islamabad
BBC News / Posted 3 hours ago
birth of the two nations. It's about 700km (430 miles) from Delhi to Islamabad - less than the distance between London and Geneva. A short hop in aviation terms. But you can't fly non-stop from the Indian capital to the Pakistani capital. There... Read more
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TribLIVE
Olympic leaders riddled with scandalsprinter Frankie Fredericks carries Olympic torch during torch relay on July 30
TribLIVE / Posted 3 hours ago
sprinter Frankie Fredericks carries Olympic torch during torch relay on July 30, 2016 in Cachoeiras de Macacu, Brazil. GENEVA — The Olympic family of sports is in a period of turmoil one year after a troubled Rio de Janeiro Games. A slew of... Read more
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Orillia Packet & Times
Poetry slam dunkSaturday night (just travelling along with everyone else this time) and caught
Orillia Packet & Times / Posted 5 hours ago
Saturday night (just travelling along with everyone else this time) and caught almost all of Aurora Blue's set at the Geneva Event Centre on the occasion of releasing their first CD. The place was packed. Even the over-19 crowd liked the... Read more
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Aljazeera
Israeli MP: I'd 'execute' Palestinian attacker's familyin incitement as "pretty typical", arguing that the "collective punishment" pro
Aljazeera / Posted 5 hours ago
in incitement as "pretty typical", arguing that the "collective punishment" proposed by Hazan and others violates the Geneva Convention. "In retaliation to attacks, the homes of family members are demolished and entire families made homeless,... Read more
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WXIA-TV Atlanta
Jonesboro teen reported missinghas been reported as a missing juvenile. Taijie Washington was reported missin
WXIA-TV Atlanta / Posted 6 hours ago
has been reported as a missing juvenile. Taijie Washington was reported missing from her residence in the 1400 block of Geneva Crescent in Jonesboro, Georgia on July 22. Taijie Washington is described as a 13-year-old female who is five feet... Read more
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Daily Star
Brit teacher joined Mile High Club by having sex with schoolboy in plane toiletshas been sacked after a panel heard she had sex with a pupil on a plane "'Drun
Daily Star / Posted 6 hours ago
has been sacked after a panel heard she had sex with a pupil on a plane "'Drunk" Eleanor Wilson, 28, was flying back from Geneva in Switzerland when she starting flirting with the lad at the back of the plane while caring for another poorly... Read more
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News Channel 12 New Bern
Turmoil at top of Olympic sports bodies 1 year after RioGENEVA (AP) - The Olympic family of sports is in a period of turmoil one year a
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted 7 hours ago
GENEVA (AP) - The Olympic family of sports is in a period of turmoil one year after a troubled Rio de Janeiro Games. A slew of critical headlines for sport's world governing bodies in the past week has tarnished soccer's FIFA, swimming's FINA and... Read more
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Crain's Chicago Business
Trump ban on transgender military members sparks Dem outragewill not stand by as the president seeks to prioritize discrimination and bigot
Crain's Chicago Business / Posted 7 hours ago
will not stand by as the president seeks to prioritize discrimination and bigotry over the safety of our nation." And from Geneva Rep. Bill Foster: "During his campaign, the president promised he would do everything to protect LGBTQ communities. It... Read more
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Kane County Chronicle
Chicago Steel names Mark Abalan its new head coachGENEVA – It is always when you least expect it that things can take a turn. Or
Kane County Chronicle / Posted 8 hours ago
GENEVA – It is always when you least expect it that things can take a turn. Or in the case of new Chicago Steel coach Mark Abalan, hockey can happen, which is pretty much how the former Shattuck St. Mary’s (Fairbault, Minn.) U16 head coach took on... Read more
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Kane County Chronicle
Geneva store features handcrafted items from ArgentinaGENEVA – When God was creating different trees, each asked for a different gift
Kane County Chronicle / Posted 10 hours ago
GENEVA – When God was creating different trees, each asked for a different gift – the oak to be strong, the palm to be tall – but the ombu tree asked only to be able to provide shade for mankind to come and rest for their journey. So when Veronica... Read more
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WTVM 9 Columbus
Geneva County girl 'okay' after attempted kidnapping; Suspects soughtThe Geneva County Sheriff's Office continues its search for two suspects wanted
WTVM 9 Columbus / Posted 10 hours ago
The Geneva County Sheriff's Office continues its search for two suspects wanted in connection to an attempted kidnapping Tuesday. According to Sheriff Tony Helms, it appears this case could involve a custody issue. His office is searching for two... Read more
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WSFA 12 Montgomery
Geneva County girl 'okay' after attempted kidnapping; Suspects soughtThe Geneva County Sheriff's Office continues its search for two suspects wanted
WSFA 12 Montgomery / Posted 11 hours ago
The Geneva County Sheriff's Office continues its search for two suspects wanted in connection to an attempted kidnapping Tuesday. According to Sheriff Tony Helms, it appears this case could involve a custody issue. His office is searching for two... Read more
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Reuters
Group of nations urge U.N. Security Council to take action to ensure access for Syrian aidGENEVA (Reuters) - The United States, Saudi Arabia, Britain, France and other n
Reuters / Posted 11 hours ago
GENEVA (Reuters) - The United States, Saudi Arabia, Britain, France and other nations are demanding the U.N. Security Council takes action to ensure aid convoys reach millions of needy Syrians as violence diminishes, according to a letter seen by... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Red Cross urges West, Saudi-led coalition to resolve Yemen crisisGENEVA: Western and regional powers must use their influence on Yemen's warring
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 11 hours ago
GENEVA: Western and regional powers must use their influence on Yemen's warring parties to end a two-year conflict that has exacerbated a huge cholera epidemic and left the country in ruins, the International Committee of the Red Cross said on... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Judge to rule next week in trial of girl's 1984 rape, murderreview testimony transcripts and the law before delivering his verdict Monday i
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 12 hours ago
review testimony transcripts and the law before delivering his verdict Monday in the trial of 57-year-old George Shaw, of Geneva. Prosecutors say he drugged and suffocated Barbara Rowan in Bensalem in August 1984, then dumped her body along a... Read more
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iol.co.za
Madiba's relationship with doctor 'sacrosanct'Hippocratic Oath, it refers to secrets in the doctor-patient relationship as be
iol.co.za / Posted 12 hours ago
Hippocratic Oath, it refers to secrets in the doctor-patient relationship as being ‘holy’. Perhaps of greater relevance the Geneva Declaration, used by most doctors in their oath taking, contains the line ‘I will respect the secrets that are... Read more
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Business Wire
Bacardi Limited Announces New Europe Regional Presidentof Leuven in Belgium. He is fluent in Dutch, English, French, German, and Spani
Business Wire / Posted 12 hours ago
of Leuven in Belgium. He is fluent in Dutch, English, French, German, and Spanish. Debeuckelaere will be based in Geneva, Switzerland (subject to permit approval), and a member of the Global Leadership Team. About Bacardi Limited Bacardi... Read more
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Daily Mail
Iranian TV host under fire after being filmed drinking beeras to why she was drinking alcohol. Last week Namdari posted a picture of hers
Daily Mail / Posted 13 hours ago
as to why she was drinking alcohol. Last week Namdari posted a picture of herself outside the United Nations building in Geneva, Switzerland The emergence of the holiday pictures have sparked anger online and accusations of 'hypocrisy' But... Read more
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Daily Mail
Allied POWs captured after evacuation of Dunkirkin this image Although often overlooked, these POWs were treated very poorly b
Daily Mail / Posted 13 hours ago
in this image Although often overlooked, these POWs were treated very poorly by their German captors who abused the Geneva Convention in their treatment of the men. Ambulances and lorries were left on the beach front at De Panne in May/June... Read more
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Reuters
U.N. names 3 rights experts to probe mass killings in CongoGENEVA/KINSHASA (Reuters) - The United Nations named three human rights experts
Reuters / Posted 14 hours ago
GENEVA/KINSHASA (Reuters) - The United Nations named three human rights experts on Wednesday to lead an international investigation into killings and other crimes in the Kasai region of Democratic Republic of Congo, a move that risks a showdown with... Read more
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EuroNews
U.N. names investigators into mass killings in Congo's Kasai GENEVA (Reuters) - The United Nations named three human rights experts on Wed
EuroNews / Posted 15 hours ago
GENEVA (Reuters) - The United Nations named three human rights experts on Wednesday to lead an international investigation into killings and other crimes in the Kasai region of Democratic... Read more
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The Star
U.N. names investigators into mass killings in Congo's KasaiGENEVA (Reuters) - The United Nations named three human rights experts on Wedne
The Star / Posted 15 hours ago
GENEVA (Reuters) - The United Nations named three human rights experts on Wednesday to lead an international investigation into killings and other crimes in the Kasai region of Democratic Republic of Congo, a move that could set up a showdown with... Read more
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Irish Examiner
ICCL reveals range of issues to be discussed at UN Committee meetingsays it will be stressing the importance of inspections and reporting when it a
Irish Examiner / Posted 16 hours ago
says it will be stressing the importance of inspections and reporting when it addresses the UN Committee Against Torture in Geneva today. Speaking ahead of the meeting, ICCL Executive Director Liam Herrick says it is a decade since Ireland pledged... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Majority of Children Fleeing to Europe Just Want to Get Away, Unicef Reportsand that initially, they had no intention to come to Europe, UNICEF spokesperso
AllAfrica.com / Posted 17 hours ago
and that initially, they had no intention to come to Europe, UNICEF spokesperson Sarah Crowe told journalists in Geneva. "What was striking in the new findings was that there were far more push factors, pushing children away from home -... Read more
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Swissinfo
How long does it take to buy a Swiss home?Moneypark. There are big variations across the country and by segment. In highl
Swissinfo / Posted 17 hours ago
Moneypark. There are big variations across the country and by segment. In highly desirable regions like Zurich and Lake Geneva, you need to find at least another CHF200,000 for that dream condo. According to the Federal Housing Office, rents and... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
No 'Killer' Anti-Malaria Medicines in Nigeria - NAFDACof malaria is in line with the guidelines for the treatment of malaria, 3rd Edi
AllAfrica.com / Posted 20 hours ago
of malaria is in line with the guidelines for the treatment of malaria, 3rd Edition, World Health Organisation 2015, Geneva Switzerland. "The Nigeria National Anti-Malarial Treatment Policy, February 2005 supports the use of... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Why Fayose Is Not Among 7 Govs Visiting Buhari in Londonsciences as technical assistants, I think about 15 of them. "In the next few w
AllAfrica.com / Posted 20 hours ago
sciences as technical assistants, I think about 15 of them. "In the next few weeks they are going to go back to Geneva where a wholistic road map on the clean up itself will be concluded with the international partners. "Another... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Presidency Releases List of Governors to Visit Buharisciences as technical assistants, I think about 15 of them. "In the next few w
AllAfrica.com / Posted 20 hours ago
sciences as technical assistants, I think about 15 of them. "In the next few weeks they are going to go back to Geneva where a wholistic road map on the clean up itself will be concluded with the international partners." The... Read more
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The Andalusia Star-News
Bobcats prepare for football seasonIt was the first ever meeting between the two schools. On Oct. 20, the Bobcats
The Andalusia Star-News / Posted 20 hours ago
It was the first ever meeting between the two schools. On Oct. 20, the Bobcats are back on the road as they travel to Geneva to take on the Tigers. Opp holds a 36-23-2 overall record over Geneva, and won last year’s contest 55-23. Opp has won... Read more
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Business Wire
QuoVadis Integration into the WISeKey Vertical Platform Yields Revenue Growth and New ClientsGENEVA--(BUSINESS WIRE)--WISeKey International Holding, Ltd(SIX: WIHN), a leadi
Business Wire / Posted 21 hours ago
GENEVA--(BUSINESS WIRE)--WISeKey International Holding, Ltd(SIX: WIHN), a leading Swiss cybersecurity and IoT company, announced today that the integration of QuoVadis as the Managed PKI (Public Key Infrastructure) of WISeKey Vertical Platform is... Read more
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WTVM 9 Columbus
Suspects sought in attempted kidnapping in Geneva CountyThe Geneva County Sheriff's Office is searching for suspects wanted in connecti
WTVM 9 Columbus / Posted 22 hours ago
The Geneva County Sheriff's Office is searching for suspects wanted in connection to an attempted kidnapping. According to a post on the sheriff's office Facebook page, they are searching for a dark blue Nissan sedan with two men... Read more
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WSFA 12 Montgomery
Suspects sought in attempted kidnapping in Geneva CountyThe Geneva County Sheriff's Office is searching for suspects wanted in connecti
WSFA 12 Montgomery / Posted 23 hours ago
The Geneva County Sheriff's Office is searching for suspects wanted in connection to an attempted kidnapping. According to a post on the sheriff's office Facebook page, they are searching for a dark blue Nissan sedan with two men... Read more
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MPNnow.com
'Anything Goes' for Phelps-Clifton Springs Community Theatre's 40th anniversaryat the Midlakes High School office, Phelps Hometown Pharmacy, Peirce’s Gift Sho
MPNnow.com / Posted yesterday
at the Midlakes High School office, Phelps Hometown Pharmacy, Peirce’s Gift Shop in Clifton Springs, Area Records in Geneva, Renaissance-The Goodie II Shoppe in Canandaigua, from cast members or at the door. Midlakes High School is at 1554... Read more
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Kane County Chronicle
Memorial motorcycle ride in Batavia to support soldier's legacyand the arts that Patterson showed, said longtime friend Meagan Holbrook, who s
Kane County Chronicle / Posted yesterday
and the arts that Patterson showed, said longtime friend Meagan Holbrook, who serves on the foundation board. A graduate of Geneva High School, she met him as a middle schooler and both attended Immanuel Lutheran Church in Batavia, where they sang... Read more
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BBC News
The man who brokered the deal to release the Chibok girlsambassador to Nigeria paid a visit to the Future Prowess school in 2012, he arr
BBC News / Posted yesterday
ambassador to Nigeria paid a visit to the Future Prowess school in 2012, he arranged for Mr Mustapha to go to Zurich and Geneva to receive formal training as a mediator. "We were already trying to negotiate peace with Boko Haram before the... Read more
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MPNnow.com
Bus service to boost hours in Ontario and Seneca countiesService hours will increase, and more frequent trips will be made between Genev
MPNnow.com / Posted yesterday
Service hours will increase, and more frequent trips will be made between Geneva and Canandaigua By Julie Sherwood jsherwood@messengerpostmedia.com Starting Monday, Regional Transit Service will up its hours of service and make more frequent trips... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
Defense: Case against Chinese billionaire is 'a big zero'over a five-year period to clear away red tape so he could build a conference c
Stamford Advocate / Posted yesterday
over a five-year period to clear away red tape so he could build a conference center in Macau that would be the "Geneva of Asia," where tens of thousands of people would spend money at his hotel, a marina, a condominium complex, a... Read more
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The Greater New Milford Spectrum
Defense: Case against Chinese billionaire is 'a big zero'over a five-year period to clear away red tape so he could build a conference c
The Greater New Milford Spectrum / Posted yesterday
over a five-year period to clear away red tape so he could build a conference center in Macau that would be the "Geneva of Asia," where tens of thousands of people would spend money at his hotel, a marina, a condominium complex, a... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Defense: Case against Chinese billionaire is 'a big zero'over a five-year period to clear away red tape so he could build a conference c
Connecticut Post / Posted yesterday
over a five-year period to clear away red tape so he could build a conference center in Macau that would be the "Geneva of Asia," where tens of thousands of people would spend money at his hotel, a marina, a condominium complex, a... Read more
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The New Canaan News
Defense: Case against Chinese billionaire is 'a big zero'over a five-year period to clear away red tape so he could build a conference c
The New Canaan News / Posted yesterday
over a five-year period to clear away red tape so he could build a conference center in Macau that would be the "Geneva of Asia," where tens of thousands of people would spend money at his hotel, a marina, a condominium complex, a... Read more
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Kane County Chronicle
Geneva mosquito spraying begins July 25GENEVA – Geneva’s mosquito abatement contractor, Clarke Environmental, will be
Kane County Chronicle / Posted yesterday
GENEVA – Geneva’s mosquito abatement contractor, Clarke Environmental, will be spraying an application of insecticide citywide the evening of July 25 to control the adult insect population, the city announced in a news release. Spraying is scheduled... Read more
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EuroNews
U.S. says fame, fortune drove Macau billionaire's briberytens of thousands of people to Macau, and the defendant himself could take cred
EuroNews / Posted yesterday
tens of thousands of people to Macau, and the defendant himself could take credit for making Macau, as he called it, the 'Geneva of Asia.'" A lawyer for Ng is expected to begin his closing argument later on Tuesday. Ng's lawyers have said their... Read more
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dna
U.S. says Macau billionaire hoped U.N. bribery would cement legacyAssistant U.S. Attorney Janis Echenberg said Ng bypassed the rules of internati
dna / Posted yesterday
Assistant U.S. Attorney Janis Echenberg said Ng bypassed the rules of international diplomacy to try to construct the "Geneva of Asia," and "cement his legacy." But a lawyer for Ng, Tai Park, accused prosecutors of spinning a "spider web of... Read more
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Darien News-Review
Defense: Case against Chinese billionaire 'a big zero'in bribes to overcome rules that could slow his effort to build the center in M
Darien News-Review / Posted yesterday
in bribes to overcome rules that could slow his effort to build the center in Macau. She said he wanted to build the "Geneva of Asia." Echenberg says Ng paid millions of dollars in bribes from 2010 to 2015 to speed construction of what he... Read more
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Kane County Chronicle
Judge to consider Geneva's motion to dismiss ethics complaintGENEVA – The question of whether the Kane County Circuit Court has the authorit
Kane County Chronicle / Posted yesterday
GENEVA – The question of whether the Kane County Circuit Court has the authority to overrule a Geneva Ethics Commission’s decision will wait until a judge makes a ruling. Kane County Judge David Akemann said July 20 that he would send a written... Read more
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Kane County Chronicle
Geneva's Playhouse 38 musical comedy explores pitfalls of turning 13rehearse the choreography for the Playhouse 38 production of “13 – The Musical,
Kane County Chronicle / Posted yesterday
rehearse the choreography for the Playhouse 38 production of “13 – The Musical,” to be performed at Playhouse 38 in Geneva Aug, 4,5, and 6. GENEVA – Playhouse 38 will offer performances of “13 – The Musical,” a coming-of-age comedy about... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Prosecutor: Chinese billionaire used bribes to build legacysays a Chinese billionaire bribed two United Nations ambassadors so he could ma
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted yesterday
says a Chinese billionaire bribed two United Nations ambassadors so he could make a U.N. conference center in China the "Geneva of Asia." Assistant U.S. Attorney Janis Echenberg (EHK'-ehn-burg) told a jury during a trial's closing arguments... Read more
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MyMotherLode.com
Prosecutor: Chinese billionaire used bribes to build legacysays a Chinese billionaire bribed two United Nations ambassadors so he could ma
MyMotherLode.com / Posted yesterday
says a Chinese billionaire bribed two United Nations ambassadors so he could make a U.N. conference center in China the "Geneva of Asia." Assistant U.S. Attorney Janis Echenberg (EHK'-ehn-burg) told a jury during a trial's closing arguments... Read more
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