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  1. News - World - EGYPT

    Egypt's army chief Abdel Fattah el-Sisi sharply criticises United States

    Posted Aug 05th 2013, 12:00am by WASHINGTON POST

    ... Brotherhood regularly accuse the United States of acquiescing to a military coup. Sisi spoke on the same day that US Secretary of State John Kerry made the administration's most supportive ... fighters. Most analysts say the delay is purely symbolic. Like many pro-military Egyptians, Sisi appeared angry that the United States has not fully endorsed what he described as "a free people ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/world/article/1294250/egypts-army-chief-abdel-fattah-el-sisi-sharply-criticises-united-states
  2. United States Supreme Court

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

    ... the court ordered states not to have separate school systems for black and white children. In 1962, it found that schools violated the constitution by having pupils recite prayers. In 1971, ... justice. Thus it also functions as guardian and interpreter of the constitution. How does that differ from, say, the British system? In Britain there is no written constitution. The judiciary, ...

    http://www.scmp.com/article/515767/united-states-supreme-court
  3. News - World - UNITED STATES

    State of emergency declared in Arizona as record floods kill one

    Posted Sep 09th 2014, 10:22pm by NYT

    ... Deadly deluge Vehicles are stranded in floodwaters after record-breaking rainfall deluged parts of the US state of Arizona. Governor Jan Brewer declared a state of emergency on Monday ... non-essential state employees to stay home. Photo: AP ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/world/article/1588854/state-emergency-declared-arizona-record-floods-kill-one
  4. Business - Banking & Finance - FINANCE

    Beijing to back United States over new Fatca law against tax evasion

    Posted Jun 27th 2014, 11:50pm by Toh Han Shih

    ... Toh Han Shih hanshih.toh@scmp.com Central government co-operates with Fatca law, easing blacklist threat to Chinese institutions and boosting its own battle against corruption Beijing to back U.S. over tax evasion Mainland China has been included on a list of jurisdictions co-operating with the United States on a new law to halt tax evasion. It removes the threat ...

    http://www.scmp.com/business/banking-finance/article/1542111/beijing-back-united-states-over-new-fatca-law-against-tax
  5. Comment - Insight & Opinion - MY TAKE

    China, United States go to extremes over farce

    Posted Jun 27th 2014, 03:13am by Alex Lo

    ... to the Fiscal Year 2015 State and Foreign Operations Bill that would force the State Department to rename the street. Instead of 3505 International Place, NW, the embassy will have a new address: No 1 Liu Xiaobo Plaza. In the 1980s, the State Department renamed the street outside the Soviet embassy as Andrei Sakharov Plaza, after the dissident nuclear physicist. One reason the amendment ...

    http://www.scmp.com/comment/insight-opinion/article/1541181/china-united-states-go-extremes-over-farce
  6. News - Hong Kong - POLITICS

    Chinese newspaper accuses United States of backing Hong Kong separatists

    Posted Jun 26th 2014, 04:05am by JEFFIE LAM

    ... crossed swords again over political reform in Hong Kong after a Communist Party mouthpiece accused the United States of taking advantage of the issue to push for the city's independence. Without directly commenting on the accusations, a spokesman for the US State Department said yesterday it supported democracy for Hong Kong in accordance with the Basic Law and the aspirations ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1540601/chinese-newspaper-accuses-united-states-backing-hong-kong-separatists
  7. News - World - FOOD

    White House chef tours Asia in hope of luring foodies to the United States

    Posted Jun 27th 2014, 11:23pm by AFP

    ... chefs- including his own- to Asia in hopes of bringing food tourists to the United States. The five chefs will take part in American Independence Day celebrations on July 4 in a bid to promote ... Italy, a State Department statement said. Obama has set a goal of bringing 100 million international tourists to the United States in 2021, up from a record 70 million who visited last year. ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/world/article/1542038/white-house-chef-tours-asia-hope-luring-foodies-united-states
  8. News - World - TERRORISM

    John Kerry seeks US-led coalition against Islamic State

    Posted Aug 31st 2014, 06:02am by BLOOM

    ... on their home soil. Writing in The New York Times, a week before a Nato summit in Wales, Kerry urged "a united response led by the United States and the broadest possible coalition ... to strengthen security at overseas airports with direct flights to the United States. Australia's government has assessed there are about 60 of its citizens fighting in Syria and Iraq for terrorist ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/world/article/1582009/john-kerry-seeks-us-led-coalition-against-islamic-state
  9. News - World - UNITED STATES

    Obama vows US will not be intimidated by new Islamic State beheading

    Posted Sep 03rd 2014, 07:42pm by AP

    ... Associated Press in Tallinn Obama vows the US would not forget the “terrible crime against these two fine young men” President Barack Obama said on Wednesday that the United States ... came after he said the United States had verified the authenticity of a video released on Tuesday showing the beheading of freelance reporter Steven Sotloff, two weeks after journalist James ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/world/article/1584542/obama-says-beheading-videos-wont-intimidate-us
  10. News - Asia - PAKISTAN

    Pakistan averts protest crisis, heads towards historic polls

    Posted Jan 18th 2013, 07:41pm by AFP

    ... years are likely to be bad for the region,” said Mutahir Sheikh, professor of International Relations at Karachi University. He said the United States would be watching closely and counselled ... state is still a threat, analysts say. After another week of profound instability, Pakistan’s civilian politicians are arguably more resilient than ever, credited with averting fears ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/asia/article/1131114/pakistan-averts-crisis-heads-towards-historic-polls

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