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Veteran Chinese democracy activist Chen Ziming dies from cancer

Oct 22, 2014

Veteran Chinese democracy activist Chen Ziming dies from cancer

critics saw as a ploy to ensure the renewal of China's Most Favoured Nation trading status with the United States, which had faced barriers in the U.S
Obama authorizes military reservists for Ebola mission in Africa

Oct 17, 2014

Obama authorizes military reservists for Ebola mission in Africa

against the Ebola outbreak in West Africa.In a letter to leaders of the U.S. Congress, Obama said he had determined it was necessary to augment the active
Thousands of Hong Kong protesters regroup after govt rejects talks

Oct 10, 2014

Thousands of Hong Kong protesters regroup after govt rejects talks

."SOMETHING WE HAVE TO DO"China has also branded the protests illegal and on Friday criticised the U.S. Congress for sending the "wrong message" to
Modi-mania in New York's Madison Square Garden A postcard from behind the scenes

Sep 30, 2014

Modi-mania in New York's Madison Square Garden A postcard from behind the scenes

U.S. Congress in attendance. But to the Ambassadors lasting credit, room was made for a diverse swath of the Indian American community. The glitz
Ukraine president asks <b>U.S</b>. <b>Congress</b> for more aid

Sep 19, 2014

Ukraine president asks U.S. Congress for more aid

the U.S. Congress on Thursday, but the latest offer of American help did not include the weaponry he is seeking. "Please understand me correctly
Kerry says some nations offer ground troops to fight Islamic State

Sep 15, 2014

Kerry says some nations offer ground troops to fight Islamic State

coalition against Islamic State. McDonough also said Kerry would testify before the U.S. Congress on the matter this week. (Reporting by Will Dunham; editing
Lawmakers support Obama's expanded plan to fight Islamic State

Sep 12, 2014

Lawmakers support Obama's expanded plan to fight Islamic State

forceful enough.Obama sent a panel of top administration officials to the Capitol to make the case to the U.S. Congress for broadening operations against
Bill to fund U.S. government ensnared in debate about Islamic State

Sep 11, 2014

Bill to fund U.S. government ensnared in debate about Islamic State

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - President Barack Obama has asked the U.S. Congress to authorize American aid for rebel groups fighting the Islamic State