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Twenty-One Asian Nations Sign Memorandum of Understanding Establishing Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank

Twenty-one Asian countries signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) on establishing the Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank (AIIB) as founding members today in Beijing in a ceremony at the Great Hall of the People. Chinese President Xi Jinping met with the … Continue reading

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SCO Chiefs of Staff Meet in Beijing

All five of the chiefs of staff of the Shanghai Cooperation Organization member states—Russia, China, Kyrgyztsan, Uzbekistan, and Kazakhstan, who have troops participating in the Peace Mission 2014 military exercise—met Aug. 28 in Beijing. Fang Fenghui, member of the Central … Continue reading

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China Launching New International Development Bank; Diplomacy With South Korea

China’s Xi Jinping is breaking with tradition, as next week he will visit Seoul, South Korea and meet with President Park Geun-hye before going to North Korea, emphasizing the importance of South Korea to China. While dealings with North Korea … Continue reading

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Nawaz Sharif To Be first Pakistan Prime Minister to Attend Modi’s Inaugural in Delhi; HM Is Not Amused…

Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif has accepted invitation of the newly elected Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi, leader of the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP), to attend Modi’s inauguration ceremony in New Delhi on May 26. This will be the first … Continue reading

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