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  1. Liu Xiaobo wins Nobel Peace Prize

    Posted Oct 09th 2010, 12:00am by Cary Huang

    ... is the first Han Chinese to be awarded the prize. The Dalai Lama, Tibet's exiled spiritual leader, won the prize in 1989. In Beijing, the Foreign Ministry released a short statement denouncing ... and is also a desecration of the peace prize'. Western political leaders and human rights campaigners worldwide welcomed the decision and urged Beijing to release Liu. US President Barack Obama ...

  2. How US ambushed China in its backyard

    Posted Jul 25th 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... change all that. They put the US at the forefront of a Chinese sovereign issue- and one it recently stated was a 'core interest', diplomatic code that ranks it with Taiwan and Tibet ... wrestling. While Yang expressed exasperation afterwards, what happened should not have come as any surprise to Beijing. For more than a year, military, political and diplomatic manoeuvres have ...

  3. Singapore's accidental exiles leave a damning vacuum

    Posted Sep 02nd 2004, 12:00am by Michael Dwyer

    ... amazing thing is I never thought of myself as being involved in politics,' Mr Shariff says. 'I didn't write as a participant in politics. I felt that as a Muslim and a Singaporean, ... committee is a case in point, submitting more than 100 lacklustre proposals to inject more 'vitality into the social, cultural and political life of the country'. Having ruled Singapore ...



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