Wednesday, September 19, 2012

Russia says US aid mission sought to sway elections - Reuters


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Russia says US aid mission sought to sway elections
Reuters
MOSCOW (Reuters) - Russia accused the United States on Wednesday of using its aid mission in Moscow to influence Russian elections, a charge likely to push relations between the former Cold War foes to a new low after Vladimir Putin's return to the ...
Russia Accuses US Aid Agency of Attempting to Influence PoliticsVoice of America (blog)
Russia accuses USAID of trying to sway electionsBusinessweek
Russia tells US: We don't want your aid moneyNBCNews.com
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India's Government Looks for New Support After Ally Withdraws - Voice of America


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India's Government Looks for New Support After Ally Withdraws
Voice of America
NEW DELHI â€" India's Congress Party-led coalition government is trying to garner new political support after a key ally withdrew support to protest unpopular economic policies, effectively reducing the government to a minority. Congress Party leaders ...
More Partners Threaten to Pull Support From India's Governing CoalitionNew York Times
India: Key ally withdraws, putting Singh's government at riskGlobalPost (blog)
India Congress faces coalition revolt and nationwide strike over reformsThe Guardian
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China: Trade and Politics Don't Mix, Except When They Do - Wall Street Journal (blog)


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China: Trade and Politics Don't Mix, Except When They Do
Wall Street Journal (blog)
Every now and then China gets its hackles up and reminds some offending party not to mix politics with trade. At a briefing by China's Ministry of Commerce on Wednesday, members of the Fourth Estate got to see that, despite Beijing's noble sentiments, ...
Americans: China is an economic threatCNN
China says US auto trade complaint driven by election raceReuters
Change in China currency would have big impact on US economyBryan College Station Eagle
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Concerns mount as Japan, China island dispute shows no sign of easing - Christian Science Monitor


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Concerns mount as Japan, China island dispute shows no sign of easing
Christian Science Monitor
Tensions are mounting over the disputed islands in the East China Sea, just one day after the anniversary of Japan's 1931 occupation of China. Twelve Chinese vessels reportedly arrived in the waters around the islands today, and some fear there is ...
China's Xi calls Japan's "purchase" of Diaoyu Islands "a farce"Xinhua
The Meaning of the China-Japan Island DisputeNew York Times (blog)
China Cleans up After Angry Anti-Japan ProtestsABC News
Los Angeles Times -Reuters
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China's Xi calls Japan's "purchase" of Diaoyu Islands "a farce" - Xinhua


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China's Xi calls Japan's "purchase" of Diaoyu Islands "a farce"
Xinhua
19 (Xinhua) -- Chinese Vice President Xi Jinping on Wednesday said Japan's "purchase" of the Diaoyu Islands was a farce and urged Japan to stop any behaviors that infringe upon China's sovereignty. "Japan should rein in its behavior and stop any words ...
The Meaning of the China-Japan Island DisputeNew York Times (blog)
Economic stakes high in China-Japan islands disputeLos Angeles Times
China Cleans up After Angry Anti-Japan...ABC News
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Lonmin deal stirs more South Africa mine strife - Reuters


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Lonmin deal stirs more South Africa mine strife
Reuters
MARIKANA, South Africa (Reuters) - South African police fired tear gas on Wednesday to disperse protesters near a mine run by top platinum producer Anglo American Platinum (Amplats), the first sign of unrest spreading after strikers at smaller rival ...
South Africa miners celebrate wage deal reached with LonminNewser
Marikana - the Strike Might Be Over, but the Struggle ContinuesAllAfrica.com
South Africa miners celebrate wage dealBeaumont Enterprise
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Panetta: US Not Trying to Contain China - Voice of America


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Panetta: US Not Trying to Contain China
Voice of America
In a speech at a Chinese military academy, Panetta, who is on a week-long tour of Asia said the U.S. "pivot" toward the Pacific is an attempt to "engage China and expand its role" in the region. He also says expanding U.S. missile defense systems are ...
China's Next Leader Appears Healthy in US MeetingABC News
China's Xi meets Panetta, wants better military ties with USReuters
China's Xi Jinping Meets Panetta Following Two-Week AbsenceBusinessweek
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