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  1. Poison gas leak fuels anti-Japan crusade on Net

    Posted Aug 22nd 2003, 12:00am by Verna Yu

    ... of other chemical weapons left in China during the second world war and requesting it to hold seminars on the mainland to teach people how to protect themselves against the chemicals. Mr Lu said ... mainland sites to launch a petition to pressure the Japanese government into compensating victims poisoned by the gas leak on August 4. Patriot Coalition also organised an online signature campaign ...

  2. Travel visas on hold as foreigners double back to Chengdu

    Posted Mar 16th 2008, 12:00am by Bill Savadove

    ... States, had advised their citizens to leave. People returning from Lhasa described it as calm, yet with the smell of tear gas and the threat of more violence in the air. 'The city is closed ... of the world had no idea about she and her son's safety given a government news blackout, adding to the fear, she said. An employee of the Sichuan branch of the China International Service travel ...

  3. Scientist called on to ready Beijing for terror gas attack

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

    ... be blown to the eastern boulevard and, following some counterintuitive principals of aerodynamics, stay there. While China is not as threatened by organised terrorism as the United States, because ... strategies, Liu said. 'If you are a trained terrorist, you will want to choose a time and a location to release the toxic gas so that it can kill the maximum amount of people,' he said. ...

  4. Water cannons, tear gas hit villagers resisting eviction

    Posted Dec 28th 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... He Huifeng Shenzhen authorities want to raze homes for new rail link Shenzhen authorities used high-pressure water cannons and tear gas yesterday to evict several property owners- some ... trucks that stormed into their community without notice. Armed with hatchets and gas cylinders, Huang Zhiping and 11 angry neighbours- three from Hong Kong- staged the sit-in on the second floor ...

  5. Petitioners demand Japan apologise for gas leak

    Posted Sep 05th 2003, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... yesterday, demanding an apology for the victims of a recent mustard gas leak. They also demanded that Japan adequately compensate the victims, who were poisoned when canisters of mustard gas were ... September 18, the 72nd anniversary of the Japanese invasion of China. Zhou Wenbo, a prominent anti-Japanese activist, said that aside from the apology and the compensation, the Japanese government ...

  6. 'Wage war in South China Sea'

    Posted Sep 30th 2011, 12:00am

    ... benefit, and there are restraints, but still we must hold true to our principles. With regards to China's determination for a large-scale war and actual preparation for a small-scale war, ... tolerant policy on the South China Sea disputes was a result of its inability to exploit and develop oil and natural gas reserves in the area. 'But a war will be inevitable if the Philippines ...

  7. Toxic-gas victims will sue for an apology from Japan

    Posted Feb 03rd 2004, 12:00am by Shi Jiangtao

    ... year. The lawsuit, which will be filed in a Japanese court, has been authorised by 40 victims of a toxic-gas leak in Qiqihar, Heilongjiang, on August 4 last year. Lawyer Su Xiangxiang said he was acting for scrap collector Li Guizhen, who died 18 days after trying to dismantle five bottles of mustard gas at a construction site. He said the 40 victims included four who now live outside ...

  8. Palestinian farmers under attack hold little hope of truce

    Posted Nov 01st 2007, 12:00am by Ben Lynfield

    ... to access the trees close to Otniel in three years, according to Musa Mahamre, a Palestinian lawyer who joined the harvest. 'Two years ago, we came here and the soldiers fired tear gas at us. ...

  9. US holds key to ending nuclear weapons fears

    Posted Aug 08th 2005, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... war, the agreement stipulates that the world's then acknowledged nuclear powers, Britain, China, France, the Soviet Union and the US, should not pass on technology to other nations ... bombs; India, a key ally of the Soviet Union's successor, Russia, tested a nuclear device in 1998; and just 17 days later, India's rival, China-backed Pakistan, also tested a bomb. ...

  10. Berkshire to keep PetroChina stake despite links to Sudan

    Posted Feb 24th 2007, 12:00am by Eric Ng

    ... to these conditions and their belief that our divesting our PetroChina holdings would in any way have a beneficial effect on Sudanese behaviour.' Sudan's Darfur region suffered from fierce attacks ... cent stake in Greater Nile, while Malaysia's Petronas holds 30 per cent, India's Oil and Natural Gas Corp owns 25 per cent and Sudapet has 5 per cent. The Sudan projects formed ...




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