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MHC Experts_ Reiter on Obama's Foreign Policy Strategies in the Pacific Rim

Andrew G. Reiter, an assistant professor of politics at Mount Holyoke College, offers an assessment of President Barack Obama's first-term foreign policy acc...

Vietnam PM wins broad backing in rare confidence vote

Nov 15, 2014    

HO CHI MINH CITY (Reuters) - Vietnam Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung sailed through a parliamentary confidence motion on Saturday, boosting his clout within the ruling Communist Party just over a year ahead of a shake-up of the country's top leadership.Dung won "high confidence" votes from 64 percent of the national assembly, with only 14 percent giving his performance a "low confidence" rating, suggesting he may have weathered the storm from a series of economic setbacks and rumoured internal challenges during his second term in office.The vote on 50 top officials was a rar...

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