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  1. Kunming bus blasts not terrorism, claims expert

    Posted Jul 22nd 2008, 12:00am by Klaudia Lee

    ... for security threats that might affect its all-important Olympic Games, which open in 17 days. But anti-terrorism expert Li Wei said the latest incidents in the capital of Yunnan appeared to be acts ... and problems, such as the forced removal of residents from their homes ahead of sprawling developments,' said Professor Li, who is the director of anti-terrorism studies at Beijing's China ...

  2. National Day security is stepped up in Beijing

    Posted Sep 28th 2004, 12:00am by Josephine Ma

    ... for the 55th anniversary of the People's Republic go ahead in a 'peaceful and harmonious atmosphere', media reports said. In the capital, anti-terrorism drills were carried out last week in two large shopping malls to prepare for any possible attack. Separately, at the Xidan shopping mall, one of the capital's busiest, a security officer said anti-terrorism measures had been ...

  3. Olympic Briefs

    Posted Apr 16th 2006, 12:00am by Peter Goff

    ... Peter Goff FIGHTING GRADUATES TO JOIN ANTI-TERRORISM UNIT Beijing police have announced they will be recruiting 135 riot policemen and women from this year's batch of graduates to bolster their crowd-control capabilities for the Beijing games. The candidates are expected to be experts in a martial art and will have to pass IQ and psychological tests. Police said ...

  4. 8 pre-Games terror attacks foiled, book says

    Posted May 19th 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... and the Beijing anti-terror attack office, which sent emergency response teams to collect samples that were sent to the national laboratory for testing. The book does not mention what the powder was. ...

  5. Beijing boosts security as attack fears grow

    Posted Jul 14th 2008, 12:00am by Shi Jiangtao

    ... bag searches at subway stations last month, and 39 people were detained for possessing knives and other prohibited items, Xinhua said. Beijing has set up a 100,000-strong anti-terrorism force ...

  6. Hi-tech fair to boost Olympic security

    Posted May 11th 2005, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Vivien Cui Beijing yesterday kicked off an international exhibition of anti-terrorism technology and equipment, in what officials described as the first step to promote hi-tech security measures for the 2008 Olympics. Speaking at the opening of the exhibition, the city's Public Security Bureau chief, Ma Zhenchuan, said the event was designed to give police a better ...

  7. Beijing to track all mobile phone users' movements

    Posted Mar 03rd 2011, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... 'Certainly the use of the platform will not be limited to gathering traffic information. Officials in other areas, such as anti-terrorism and stability maintenance, will also find it useful.' ...

  8. Liquids banned after scare on mainland flight

    Posted Mar 13th 2008, 12:00am by Raymond Li

    ... and there should be greater security safeguards across the sector. Li Wei, director of the China Institute of Contemporary International Relations Centre for Anti-terrorism Research, said that among other ...

  9. All dressed up and ready for the rehearsals

    Posted Aug 08th 2007, 12:00am by Martin Zhou

    ... A flurry of first-aid drills and fire exercises have been carried out over the past month and will extend into the test events in the next couple of weeks. Photos of anti-terror operations by both ...

  10. Beijing push for a level playing field in America

    Posted May 09th 2011, 12:00am

    ... misunderstanding and address issues ranging from anti-terrorism to regional stability. On the trade side, US officials would continue to push for reform of the Chinese financial sector, Geithner said last ...




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