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  1. News - China - DIPLOMACY

    I wouldn't be where I am today without education, Michelle Obama tells Chinese students

    Posted Mar 23rd 2014, 01:01pm by Teddy Ng

    ... school, a panda base and will have lunch at a Tibetan restaurant before returning to the United States on Wednesday. Additional reporting by Associated Press, Agence France-Presse ... Teddy Ng in Beijing teddy.ng@scmp.com Obama plays it safe in education pitch After causing a stir by urging free speech on the mainland, US first lady Michelle Obama returned to less ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/china/article/1455442/i-wouldnt-be-where-i-am-today-without-education-michelle-obama-tells
  2. News - China - DIPLOMACY

    Peng Liyuan named Unesco ambassador for women's education

    Posted Mar 27th 2014, 01:33pm by Andrea Chen

    ... Andrea Chen andrea.chen@scmp.com First lady awarded role to promote women's education while on French visit with President Xi Jinping, boosting her clout on world stage Peng Liyuan is named Unesco special envoy Unesco named first lady Peng Liyuan as a special envoy to promote education for girls and women, as President Xi Jinping visited the organisation's Paris ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/china/article/1458413/unesco-names-peng-liyuan-its-ambassador-girls-and-womens-education
  3. News - Asia - DIPLOMACY

    United States and Chinese warships nearly collide in South China Sea

    Posted Dec 15th 2013, 05:25am by Reuters, Li Jing

    ... quickly escalate. The US has raised the latest incident at a "high level" with the Chinese government, according to a State Department official quoted by the US military's Stars ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/china/article/1380830/united-states-and-chinese-warships-nearly-collide-south-china-sea
  4. News - China - DIPLOMACY

    US, China in ‘productive’ talks on North Korea after nuclear test threat

    Posted Apr 16th 2014, 11:33am by Reuters in Washington

    ... Reuters in Washington Chinese and US diplomats meet in New York over North Korea's warning it may conduct a new type of nuclear test The United States and China have held “productive” ... in Washington on Friday, a State Department statement said. “The United States and China agree on the fundamental importance of a denuclearised North Korea,” it said, adding that the meetings were part ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/china/article/1483689/us-china-productive-talks-north-korea-after-nuclear-test-threat
  5. News - Asia - DIPLOMACY

    US Secretary of State John Kerry vows to back Japan in East China Sea

    Posted Feb 08th 2014, 11:04am by AFP

    ... that the United States would defend Japan against attack including over islands claimed by China as tensions boil between the Asian powers. Kerry, who said he would visit China next week, met in Washington with Japanese Foreign Minister Fumio Kishida on Friday and reaffirmed the 1960 treaty that commits the United States to protect its ally against attacks. "That includes with respect ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/asia/article/1423677/us-secretary-state-john-kerry-vows-back-japan-east-china-sea
  6. News - World - DIPLOMACY

    Francois Hollande leaves troubles behind as Barack Obama welcomes him on state visit to US

    Posted Feb 12th 2014, 01:40am by AP

    ... today's challenges alone or seize its opportunities. "More nations must step up and meet the responsibilities of leadership, and that is what the United States and France are doing ... for bedrock principles of universal rights. "Today France and the United States still stand side by side to make these values prevail," Hollande said. "We stand together with the United ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/world/article/1426332/francois-hollande-leaves-troubles-behind-barack-obama-welcomes-him-state
  7. News - World - DIPLOMACY

    Iran to take up with UN the US' denial of visa for envoy Hamid Aboutalebi

    Posted Apr 13th 2014, 06:00am by Bloomberg, WASHINGTON POST, AFP

    ... Agencies in Washington Tehran not backing down on choice of diplomat despite United States' refusal to let him land in New York over role in 1979 embassy siege Iran goes to U.N. after ... The United States said on Friday it would not grant a visa to Hamid Aboutalebi, citing the envoy's links to the 1979-1981 hostage crisis. United Nations officials and diplomats expressed concern ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/world/article/1479246/iran-take-un-us-denial-visa-envoy-hamid-aboutalebi
  8. News - China - DIPLOMACY

    First lady Michelle Obama praises civil rights movement- and tai chi- during China tour

    Posted Mar 26th 2014, 05:05am by AFP

    ... citizens decided that those laws were unfair," she said of the 1960s movement to denounce racial segregation in the United States and demand equal rights for African Americans. "So ... changed," she said. "We got rid of those unjust laws. And today, just 50 years later, my husband and I are president and first lady of the United States." Since arriving in Beijing ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/china/article/1457308/first-lady-obama-praises-civil-rights-movement-during-china-tour
  9. News - World - DIPLOMACY

    France’s Hollande begins US state visit with tour of Jefferson’s estate

    Posted Feb 11th 2014, 10:51am by Agence France-Presse

    ... will remain friends forever President Francois Hollande Hollande opened his three-day visit to the United States with a rare flight for a foreign leader aboard Air Force One on Monday. The presidents ... and the incredible gifts that France gave to the United States, because he was a Francophile through and through.” Hollande extended the historical allusion to include the Marquis de Lafayette, the French ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/world/article/1425889/frances-hollande-begins-us-state-visit-tour-jeffersons-estate
  10. News - World - DIPLOMACY

    French trade minister apologises for describing Xi Jinping’s state dinner as ‘revolting’

    Posted Mar 29th 2014, 05:44pm by Agence France-Presse in Paris

    ... Agence France-Presse in Paris Trade Minister Nicole Bricq apologises for embarassing comments critical of state dinner prepared for China's premier Xi Jinping at the Elysee Palace in Paris during his official visit An embarassed French minister has apologised to the head chef at the Elysee Palace after she was caught on camera describing the food at a China-France state ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/world/article/1460313/french-trade-minister-apologises-describing-xi-jinpings-state-dinner

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