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ASEAN leaders air concerns over threats to peace, stability

ASEAN leaders air concerns over threats to peace, stability

Ahead of the summit Duterte said the Philippines and other nations were helpless to stop the island building, so there was no point discussing it at diplomatic events such as Saturday's summit. "That only shows the president is trying everything to appease China", the congressman told AFP. The final draft of the statement drew headlines for removing reference to legal and diplomatic processes, interpreted by China to refer to an worldwide tribunal ruling regarding Chinese military activity ...


US, China Reach Preliminary Trade Agreements on Beef, Poultry

US, China Reach Preliminary Trade Agreements on Beef, Poultry

The Plan states that following one more round of technical consultations, USA beef will be granted access to China , in accordance with worldwide standards. By mid-July at the latest, China will accept shipments of US beef , said a US Department of Commerce news release. All China did was save the initiation of imports for the next administration.


After Trump, it's phone call with Xi

After Trump, it's phone call with Xi

Rights groups have warned Duterte may be orchestrating a crime against humanity, with police and vigilantes committing mass murder, and Trump's invitation has stirred controversy in Washington . Popular Video This Georgia sheriff's politically-incorrect sign is offending a lot of people online - but the sheriff says it's the exact message America needs right now.



Kawhi Leonard cleared to play in Game 1 versus Warriors

Get better, all around as a unit, and come back even better for next year."No one can take away Harden's magical regular season, of course". "He just has a presence about him, he has a confidence", Popovich said. The Spurs are now consensus 10.5-point underdogs in Game 1 in Las Vegas sportsbooks. Leonard got huge help from veteran Manu Ginobili who also planted a risky but heroic block on Harden's attempt at the three-point line seconds before the 5-minute overtime ended.


Xi urges countries to coordinate development policies, reject protectionism

Xi urges countries to coordinate development policies, reject protectionism

The plan, which aims to expand trade links between Asia, Africa, Europe and beyond, was first unveiled in 2013. Xi billed the B&R initiative as "a project of thecentury" that will benefit people around the world. He pledged an additional 100 billion yuan ($14.5 billion) for China's Silk Road Fund, 380 billion yuan in new lending for participating nations, and 60 billion yuan in coming years to developing countries and global organizations that join the program.