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Obama Promises to Consult with China and Russia Before Making Move on Iran

Obama, speaking during a trip to Hawaii on Sunday, declared that the United States is committed to ensuring that Iran does not achieve the ability to produce weapons via its nuclear program, and that both China and Russia share these objectives. China and Russia Will be Consulted Given this fact, Obama added that the US […]

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Legislation Against China Coming Before Senate

America and China are about to come to blows, as the US Senate decides, today, whether or not to accept legislation that would punish China for alleged currency manipulation.  Such manipulation has been blamed for costing American jobs, and the proposal is trying to impose retaliatory duties on Chinese exports if the yuan’s value is […]

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Phishing Scheme Hits the Hill

If you are a senior U.S. government official, it might be time to change your Gmail password. That’s because a massive phishing scheme this week allowed hijackers to find hundreds of personal Gmail account passwords, including those of some very senior U.S. officials. Google explained on Wednesday that the attack was not due to a […]

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Obama Pressured to Raise Human Rights Issue with China’s Hu

China’s president Hu Jintao’s visit to Washington has drawn hundreds of human rights activists to the capital to protest. The advocates for China’s minorities such as Uighurs, Tibetans and imprisoned democracy campaigners, have been pressing Obama to address the issue with Hu both privately and publicly, and he appears to be doing so.“History shows that […]