Tag archive for ‘China’
By admin On Friday, May 26th, 2017
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Carter national security adviser Zbigniew Brzezinski dies

WASHINGTON (AP) - Zbigniew Brzezinski, who helped topple economic barriers between the Soviet Union, China and the West as President Jimmy Carter's national security adviser, died Friday. He was 89. His death was More...

By admin On Thursday, May 25th, 2017
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US diplomat: China tightened border controls with N. Korea

BEIJING (AP) - The top U.S. diplomat for East Asia says Chinese officials have told Washington they have tightened border controls with North Korea as part of U.N. sanctions aimed at halting Pyongyang's nuclear More...

By admin On Thursday, May 25th, 2017
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Unruly passenger in Trump hat gets booted from flight

An unruly passenger wearing a “Make America Great Again” hat was booted from a Newark-bound United Airlines flight in Shanghai, China — as a crowd chanted “Lock him up!,” according to witnesses. “An More...

By admin On Wednesday, May 24th, 2017
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Taiwan becomes first place in Asia to recognize gay marriage

TAIPEI, Taiwan — Taiwan’s Constitutional Court has ruled in favor of same-sex marriage, making the island the first place in Asia to recognize gay unions. The court on Wednesday said the current civil code that More...

By admin On Tuesday, May 23rd, 2017
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Pomona woman charged with smuggling tech to China

LOS ANGELES (AP) - A Los Angeles County woman has been arrested on suspicion of smuggling space and military technology to her native China. Authorities say 32-year-old Si Chen, of Pomona, also known as Cathy Chen, More...

By admin On Tuesday, May 23rd, 2017
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South Korea fires warning shots at suspected North Korean drone

SEOUL — South Korea’s military fired warning shots at a suspected drone from North Korea on Tuesday amid tension over Pyongyang’s latest missile test which drew international condemnation and a warning More...

By admin On Tuesday, May 23rd, 2017
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‘Dangal’ becomes China’s biggest non-Hollywood foreign film

BEIJING (AP) - The Aamir Khan film "Dangal," about an Indian man training his daughters to become wrestlers, has become China's biggest-grossing non-Hollywood foreign movie. The Indian film, whose name translates More...

By admin On Saturday, May 20th, 2017
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China is slowly dismantling America’s spy operations

China has killed or imprisoned more than a dozen CIA sources since 2010 — and US intelligence officials aren’t quite sure how the moles were discovered. The intelligence breach set off a hunt that zeroed More...

By admin On Friday, May 19th, 2017
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Men allegedly smuggle $17M worth of sea cucumbers into US

SAN DIEGO — A father and son have been indicted on charges of smuggling illegally harvested sea cucumbers worth more than $17 million into the United States and selling the Chinese delicacy on Asian markets. Depending More...

By admin On Thursday, May 18th, 2017
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Chinese, S. Korean officials meet in attempt to repair ties

BEIJING (AP) - Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi has met with a special envoy sent by new South Korean President Moon Jae-in as the two countries attempt to repair relations damaged by China's strong objections to More...