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  1. China must accept role on global stage

    Posted Feb 25th 2012, 12:00am

    ... and the Palestinians. Vice-Foreign Minister Zhai Jun's talks last week with Syria's president Bashar al-Assad, which ended in a call for all sides to stop the violence and for planned elections to go ...

  2. Standing firm

    Posted Feb 08th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Lanxin Xiang China decided to cast its veto over the Syria question at the UN Security Council. The American ambassador, Susan Rice, was so outraged that she used the undiplomatic ... the passage of a resolution demanding that a head of state 'must go', as was proposed in the case of Syria. Although the US and European leaders claim this does not mean 'regime ...

  3. News - China - MIDDLE EAST

    Yinchuan, Ningxia, to host China-Arab States Economic and Trade Forum

    Posted Aug 17th 2012, 12:00am

    ... been criticised by the West and several Arab nations. China, along with Russia, has stymied efforts by the UN Security Council to address violence in Syria, vetoing three resolutions over ...

  4. Lai See

    Posted Aug 16th 2011, 12:00am

    ... obdurate insistence in maintaining a black alert for the Philippines, which means people should avoid all travel. Syria enjoys the same status as the Philippines. We have all seen the television ... the same risk as Syria or even Pakistan, which gets an amber warning. How many other countries does the Hong Kong government ask to improve security measures for tourists? It makes nonsense ...

  5. Getting into the game

    Posted Mar 07th 2012, 12:00am

    ... to maintain a good relationship with Assad, but Chinese analysts said Beijing believed the UN resolution was not conducive to maintaining peace in Syria. 'China's interest in Syria ...

  6. Talking points

    Posted Nov 05th 2011, 12:00am

    ... in Yemen, Bahrain and Syria. NBA players, owners take shot at ending lockout NBA club owners and players will resume talks today in hopes of ending a lockout that reached 126 days on Thursday- ...

  7. Travelling the world

    Posted Apr 30th 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... accompanied by the upbeat Russian music. In his new series, Out of Bounds, Wright travels to a variety of unusual and off-the-track locations, including Sri Lanka, Cuba, Venezuela, Damascus in Syria ...

  8. Flawed split sowed seeds of war

    Posted Jan 04th 2012, 12:00am

    ... their national treasures and putting on trial their leaders as war criminals. The same act of gangsterism now looms over Syria and Iran. 'For North Korea to abandon its nuclear weapons programme ...

  9. Black cloud over Manila

    Posted Aug 23rd 2011, 12:00am

    ... officials from the Security Bureau in July to discuss the plan. Manila's ultimate goal is to lift Hong Kong's black alert. Syria is the only other country that the Security Bureau deems ...

  10. Walls are going up all over the world

    Posted Feb 12th 2007, 12:00am by Gwynne Dyer

    ... Syria and Lebanon and around the Gaza Strip, but the wall in the West Bank does not follow the ceasefire line of 1967. Instead, it penetrates deep into the Palestinian territories at several ...




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