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Obama Promotes Deeper Economic Ties with Latin America

Posted April 14th, 2012 at 1:30 pm (UTC-5)
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U.S. President Barack Obama is calling for more cooperation among the nations of the Western Hemisphere to assure economic growth and make certain that globalization benefits all levels of society. On a separate issue expected to come up at this weekend’s Summit of the Americas, a two-day meeting in Colombia of 33 heads of state […]

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Obama Promotes Deeper Economic Ties with Latin America

Posted April 14th, 2012 at 1:25 pm (UTC-5)
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U.S. President Barack Obama is calling for more cooperation among the nations of the Western Hemisphere to assure economic growth and make certain that globalization benefits all levels of society. On a separate issue expected to come up at this weekend’s Summit of the Americas, a two-day meeting in Colombia of 34 heads of state […]

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ASEAN Ends Summit Urging End to Burma Sanctions

Posted April 4th, 2012 at 6:50 am (UTC-5)
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Southeast Asian leaders are formally calling for Western nations to promptly lift economic sanctions on Burma. The appeal was included in their closing statement Wednesday after a two-day summit in Cambodia. The 10-nation Association of Southeast Asian Nations also pledged to intensify efforts to resolve maritime disputes with China in the South China Sea and […]

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ASEAN Ends Summit Urging End to Burma Sanctions

Posted April 4th, 2012 at 3:20 am (UTC-5)
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Southeast Asian leaders are formally calling for Western nations to promptly lift economic sanctions on Burma. The appeal was included in their closing statement Wednesday after a two-day summit in Cambodia. The 10-nation Association of Southeast Asian Nations also pledged to intensify efforts to resolve maritime disputes with China in the South China Sea and […]

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Philippine President Urges ASEAN Unity on South China Sea

Posted April 3rd, 2012 at 12:50 pm (UTC-5)
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“Within the region, although the development gap among ASEAN members has been noticeably narrow, it is still huge. This requires to double our efforts to promote further growth and improve equitable distribution of the fruits of growth at both the national and the regional among members countries.” Cambodia maintains close ties with Beijing, and analysts […]

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ASEAN Leaders Open Two-Day Summit in Cambodia

Posted April 3rd, 2012 at 4:50 am (UTC-5)
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“Within the region, although the development gap among ASEAN members has been noticeably narrow, it is still huge. This requires to double our efforts to promote further growth and improve equitable distribution of the fruits of growth at both the national and the regional among members countries.” The official agenda stresses talks on ASEAN’s goal […]

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ASEAN Leaders Open Two-Day Summit in Cambodia

Posted April 3rd, 2012 at 2:05 am (UTC-5)
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Leaders of the 10-member Association of Southeast Asian Nations – ASEAN – are gathered in Phnom Penh for a two-day summit that is expected to deal with simmering maritime disputes and a scheduled North Korean rocket launch. Host President Hun Sen focused on economic issues in his opening remarks Tuesday, urging the participating countries to […]

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Obama: Drug Violence in Mexico Could Hurt Relations with US

Posted April 2nd, 2012 at 11:45 pm (UTC-5)
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U.S. President Barack Obama says drug-related violence in Mexico could have what he calls a “deteriorating effect” on U.S.-Mexican relations. Mr. Obama spoke Monday after a White House summit with Mexican President Felipe Calderon and Canadian Prime Minister Stephen Harper. Mexico’s war against drug gangs fighting for turf near the U.S. border was a major […]

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Obama: Drug Violence in Mexico Could Hurt Relations with US

Posted April 2nd, 2012 at 8:45 pm (UTC-5)
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U.S. President Barack Obama says drug-related violence in Mexico could have what he calls a “deteriorating effect” on U.S.-Mexican relations. Mr. Obama spoke Monday after a White House summit with Mexican President Felipe Calderon and Canadian Prime Minister Stephen Harper. Mexico’s war against drug gangs fighting for turf near the U.S. border was a major […]

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Obama: Drug Violence in Mexico Could Hurt Relations with US

Posted April 2nd, 2012 at 5:40 pm (UTC-5)
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U.S. President Barack Obama says drug-related violence in Mexico could have what he calls a “deteriorating effect” on U.S.-Mexican relations. Mr. Obama spoke Monday after a White House summit with Mexican President Felipe Calderon and Canadian Prime Minister Stephen Harper. Mexico’s war against drug gangs fighting for turf near the U.S. border was a major […]

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