Leon Wilson Van Sickle

...remember. At the end of the war, 2nd Bttn, 7th Marines were set to return home. Instead they were shipped to Tientsin, China to accept the surrender of the Northern Japanese Army. Returning home to Idaho, he then traveled to Oregon with his brother...
US intel official not optimistic about cyber deal with China

...agreement the U.S. recently struck with China will effectively deter the elimination of such attacks from China.Clapper replied: "No."The agreement...said he told Xi that cyber threats from China have to stop.The Office of Personnel...
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Obama says fight against Islamic State will take time

...N. gathering of world leaders working to expand the battle against terrorism, a day after he and the leaders of Russia, China and Iran addressed the General Assembly during its 70th anniversary. The fight against terrorism, particularly in Syria...
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Taliban tighten hold on Afghan city despite US airstrikes

...after being driven out by a military offensive, as well as from China and Central Asia, Stanekzai said.Monday's fierce multipronged...a strategic crossroads connecting Afghanistan to Pakistan, China and Central Asia.The insurgents have had a heavy presence...
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Five Good Reads: Michelle Hale

...the 19th century competition of Imperialist Russia and expansionist Great Britain for domination of Central Asia ? western China, northern India, Afghanistan, Iran, Turkey. I am entranced by the stories and the adventures and the great writing. I...
UN pledges support for women's equality

...U.N. meeting Sunday co-chaired by China's President Xi Jinping, who has faced...Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon and UN Women, the "China Feminist Five" expressed hope that Xi...he announced that in the next five years China will help developing countries produce...
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Apple withdraws some China apps after malware found

...from its App Store after developers in China were tricked into using software tools...documents that are posted on websites within China to speed up access."Sometimes network...service Didi Kuaidi, Citic Industrial Bank, China Southern Airlines and the music service...
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Obama's personal ties with Xi yield mixed policy results

...of their latest round of discussions: China's cyberspying in the U.S. and tested anew as their talks delve into China's flouting of U.S. concerns about...Beijing's territorial claims in the South China Sea. U.S. officials also will be assessing...
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Asians to become largest migrant group

...smaller pool of potential migrants," he said. "At the same time we've seen a growing number of immigrants particularly from China or India who are coming for reasons such as pursuing a college degree or coming here to work temporarily in the high-tech...
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Chinese President arrives in Seattle for U.S. visit

...his first official visit to the U.S.Xi's plane, an Air China Boeing 747, landed Tuesday at Paine Field in Everett about...Inslee, former Washington governor and U.S. ambassador to China Gary Locke and Seattle Mayor Ed Murray.Xi will spend his first...
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