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News Archive --- Date:20070426


China

  • Chinese wartime laborers want justice from Japan's top court (21:55, April 26, 2007)
  • Chinese Vice Premier meets Singapore's Senior Minister (21:54, April 26, 2007)
  • China steps up safety evaluation for overseas Chinese after Ethiopia killing (21:22, April 26, 2007)
  • DPRK funds issue not resolved yet: Chinese FM (21:21, April 26, 2007)
  • Celil case is part of China's internal affairs, irrelevant to Canada, says FM spokesman (21:19, April 26, 2007)
  • Chinese lawmakers demand prompt reporting of animal epidemics (21:19, April 26, 2007)
  • Chinese scholars accuse Dalai Lama of "sowing seeds of violence" (20:35, April 26, 2007)
  • Top Chinese political advisor meets senior UN officials in Nairobi (08:44, April 27, 2007)
  • Sacked party official expelled from CPC (21:52, April 26, 2007)
  • Singapore's Senior Minister Goh concludes China visit (20:06, April 26, 2007)
  • China calls on St. Lucia to abide by one-China policy (08:44, April 27, 2007)
  • China welcomes DPRK, Myanmar to improve relations (08:45, April 27, 2007)
  • Chinese vice premier welcomes ROK enterprises to boost central China economy (08:18, April 26, 2007)
  • NPC Standing Committee members call for occupational disease prevention to be included in draft law (08:17, April 26, 2007)
  • South Africa seeks cooperation with China in infrastructure construction: ambassador (08:16, April 26, 2007)
  • Malaysian trade mission to visit China (08:16, April 26, 2007)
  • Ethiopian troops start hunt for seized Chinese workers (11:09, April 26, 2007)
  • Ethiopia tragedy raises safety fears  (11:09, April 26, 2007)
  • ZPEB cautions staff against similar attacks  (11:08, April 26, 2007)
  • Overseas food not China's staple  (12:10, April 26, 2007)
  • Premier Wen to head top energy-saving team  (12:12, April 26, 2007)
  • Hu, Lien 'likely to meet' in Beijing this weekend  (12:13, April 26, 2007)



  • Business

  • CNOOC reports moderate output increase in first quarter (22:07, April 26, 2007)
  • Hong Kong's total exports of goods up 6.9 percent in March (22:06, April 26, 2007)
  • Singapore's manufacturing output down 2.9 pct in March (22:06, April 26, 2007)
  • Monetary Authority chief eyes QDII expansion to cement HK's status (22:05, April 26, 2007)
  • Hong Kong's business expected to surge in second quarter: survey (22:05, April 26, 2007)
  • Excess liquidity must be diverted from real estate sector: government think tank (22:04, April 26, 2007)
  • Govt inspectors take the ax to fake farming materials (22:04, April 26, 2007)
  • Govt to tax individual auction earnings from May 1 (22:03, April 26, 2007)
  • Hong Kong's business expected to surge in second quarter: survey (22:03, April 26, 2007)
  • Monetary Authority chief eyes QDII expansion to cement HK's status (22:03, April 26, 2007)
  • Airports de Paris wins Jordan's 423-mln-USD airport expansion contract (22:02, April 26, 2007)
  • Indonesia allocates 9 trillion rupiah to rebuild railways (22:02, April 26, 2007)
  • HK facilitates central China's growth: CE (22:01, April 26, 2007)
  • Gold price higher in Hong Kong -- April 26 (22:01, April 26, 2007)
  • IMF optimistic Indonesia's economy to grow by 6 pct (22:00, April 26, 2007)
  • German consumer confidence jumps in May (20:33, April 26, 2007)
  • China to slash export rebates for primary products (20:32, April 26, 2007)
  • Indian firm Reliance Life Sciences ties up with U.S. based firm (20:31, April 26, 2007)
  • Indian Tata tea acquires Polish trademarks (20:31, April 26, 2007)
  • Airbus A380 aircraft to come to India for promotional flight (20:30, April 26, 2007)
  • Chinese molybdenum producer up 66 pct at debut (17:53, April 26, 2007)
  • Bank of Communications attracts record IPO subscriptions (17:17, April 26, 2007)
  • Mexico renews accord to stabilize tortilla prices (17:16, April 26, 2007)
  • Nepal to hold first software expo (17:15, April 26, 2007)
  • Baosteel's profits soar 156 pct in first quarter (17:14, April 26, 2007)
  • Yuan touches record mark again to U.S. dollar (17:14, April 26, 2007)
  • Brazil's inflation rate down in April (17:12, April 26, 2007)
  • Myanmar section of wartime Sino-Indian road rebuilt (17:11, April 26, 2007)
  • Dubai to reduce private car ownership to alleviate traffic jam (17:11, April 26, 2007)
  • UAE vows to crack down on unjustified price hikes (17:10, April 26, 2007)
  • Oil futures rise sharply (17:06, April 26, 2007)
  • U.S. crude oil inventories up, gasoline supplies down (09:32, April 26, 2007)
  • Consortium offers higher bid for ABN Amro (09:22, April 26, 2007)
  • Chinese Premier heads up team to fight high energy consumption, pollution (09:21, April 26, 2007)
  • U.S. Fed says most parts see moderate growth in economic activity (09:19, April 26, 2007)
  • Russian gas giant to buy Belarusian company share (09:18, April 26, 2007)
  • Another 1.97 million Chinese covered by pension insurance in first quarter (09:17, April 26, 2007)
  • California becomes U.S. largest state in foreclosure fillings (09:16, April 26, 2007)
  • Huawei, ZTE and Haier rank top three in 2006 for software income (08:27, April 26, 2007)
  • Russia bans meat imports from Kazakhstan (08:26, April 26, 2007)
  • Rotterdam port throughput grows 5.7 percent in first quarter (08:26, April 26, 2007)
  • U.S. new home sales rise 2.6 percent in March (08:25, April 26, 2007)
  • German government raises growth forecast for 2007 (08:25, April 26, 2007)
  • Tibet posts highest economic growth in first quarter for a decade (08:25, April 26, 2007)
  • UPS Inc.'s profit drops 13.5 percent in first quarter (08:24, April 26, 2007)
  • Estate-duty abolition benefits financial sector in HK: Financial Secretary (08:23, April 26, 2007)
  • U.S. durable goods orders rise 3.4 percent in March (08:23, April 26, 2007)
  • Coca-Cola in talks with Glacau: report (08:23, April 26, 2007)
  • China Mobile ranks 5th global brand  (12:46, April 26, 2007)
  • Four ethanol plants under way  (12:46, April 26, 2007)
  • Renewable power key to 'green growth': Report  (17:06, April 26, 2007)
  • New proposal on draft labor law  (12:48, April 26, 2007)
  • Everyone's equal on IPR: Judge  (12:49, April 26, 2007)
  • Guangdong records steady first quarter growth  (12:49, April 26, 2007)
  • Bid limit on first trading day raised  (12:50, April 26, 2007)
  • Beijing Benz may break even in '07  (12:50, April 26, 2007)
  • Sustainability key for metals sector  (12:51, April 26, 2007)



  • World

  • Conventional forces treaty should be ratified: NATO chief (08:19, April 27, 2007)
  • UN report: Gaza-Egypt border crossing half opened during April (21:34, April 26, 2007)
  • Tanzania celebrates 43rd anniversary of union (21:33, April 26, 2007)
  • EAC court dismisses Tanzanian opposition case (21:32, April 26, 2007)
  • Thaksin better not come back: Thai PM (21:32, April 26, 2007)
  • Pakistan seeks peace through strength in South Asia: PM (21:31, April 26, 2007)
  • Egyptian president vows to protect labors' rights (21:30, April 26, 2007)
  • NATO foreign ministers to discuss missile defense, Kosovo (21:27, April 26, 2007)
  • At least four people killed in Baghdad car bomb attack (21:26, April 26, 2007)
  • The speaker of the Malaysian House of Representatives to visit China (21:26, April 26, 2007)
  • Zambian copper, cobalt smelter shut down after explosion (21:25, April 26, 2007)
  • Standoff between religious group, government "resolved to a great extent": official (20:17, April 26, 2007)
  • Israeli army intensifies ground operations in West Bank (20:16, April 26, 2007)
  • Indonesian police suspect RMS rebel implicated in bombings (20:15, April 26, 2007)
  • Commander of U.S. prison in Iraq detained (20:15, April 26, 2007)
  • Islamic Jihad vows to continue rocket attacks on Israel (20:14, April 26, 2007)
  • Two youths' missing sparks fears of renewed violence in Lebanon (20:13, April 26, 2007)
  • Syria's ruling party wins parliament elections (20:12, April 26, 2007)
  • Ousted Ecuadorian lawmakers seek political asylum in Colombia (18:36, April 26, 2007)
  • Palestinian factions say to abide by ceasefire with Israel (18:33, April 26, 2007)
  • Philippines to deploy more soldiers in poor districts of Metro Manila (17:55, April 26, 2007)
  • Zambia arrests 42 illegal foreign immigrants (17:55, April 26, 2007)
  • Sri Lanka Air Force bombs rebel positions in north (17:31, April 26, 2007)
  • Mbeki congratulates Nigerian new president (17:19, April 26, 2007)
  • Iran says approaching "united view" over nuclear issue with EU (18:36, April 26, 2007)
  • Putin warns of freezing arms treaty in state-of-the-nation speech (21:24, April 26, 2007)
  • Philippine troops seize Muslim rebel camp, wound rebel commanders (16:47, April 26, 2007)
  • Malaysia holds installation ceremony for 13th king  (16:04, April 26, 2007)
  • Work on rebuilding homes begins after explosions in Mozambique (16:02, April 26, 2007)
  • Suicide car bomb kills nine Iraqi soldiers northeast of Baghdad (15:23, April 26, 2007)
  • Triple bomb attacks hit Iraqi Kurdish office (15:20, April 26, 2007)
  • Australia to resettle 5,000 Bhutanese refugees in Nepal (15:00, April 26, 2007)
  • S.Korea, DPRK to hold talks on test runs of cross-border railways (14:32, April 26, 2007)
  • Myanmar, DPRK agree to resume diplomatic ties (14:27, April 26, 2007)
  • 13 million infants in Indonesia seriously malnourished: WFP (14:26, April 26, 2007)
  • Chile leads in investment attractiveness in L.America: report (13:28, April 26, 2007)
  • Air seat shortage spoils Nepal's tourism revival (13:27, April 26, 2007)
  • Cuban terror suspect should be brought to justice: OAS (13:26, April 26, 2007)
  • Moderate quake rattles Indonesia's Yogyakarta during Susilo visit (13:25, April 26, 2007)
  • Ukrainian president postpones early parliamentary election (13:23, April 26, 2007)
  • Singapore to set up ASEAN fund to promote youth exchanges (13:22, April 26, 2007)
  • U.S. House OKs compromise bill with Iraq pullout timetable (13:21, April 26, 2007)
  • Body of U.S. Peace Corps volunteer murdered in Philippines cremated (13:20, April 26, 2007)
  • Ten satellite TV channels banned in Bangladesh (13:18, April 26, 2007)
  • Bangladeshi gov't decision to withdraw restriction on former PM welcomed (13:17, April 26, 2007)
  • US to set up offices in Nepal to assess refugee resettlement (13:16, April 26, 2007)
  • Account details of Bangladeshi top two leaders sought (13:14, April 26, 2007)
  • U.S., Czech presidents discuss U.S. missile shield plan (13:12, April 26, 2007)
  • Costa Rica launches nationwide consultation on EU deal (11:38, April 26, 2007)
  • Bush to meet Colombian president Uribe (11:37, April 26, 2007)
  • Russia's Communist Party awards medal to Fidel Castro (11:05, April 26, 2007)
  • Argentine court lifts pardons for two coup leaders (10:54, April 26, 2007)
  • 5 civil servants punished for corruption in Myanmar (10:53, April 26, 2007)
  • Japanese PM leaves for visit to U.S., Middle East (10:52, April 26, 2007)
  • U.S. House approves war spending bill with pullout timetable (10:37, April 26, 2007)
  • Ecuador to return recalled ambassador to Colombia after fumigation dispute (09:59, April 26, 2007)
  • Two injured, 13 arrested in Peruvian coca growers' protest (09:58, April 26, 2007)
  • Ukrainian speaker says will invite Lithusnian president to help resolve crisis (09:58, April 26, 2007)
  • FMs of Spain, Panama meet on relations, cooperation (09:56, April 26, 2007)
  • Quake jolts parts of southern Japan (09:55, April 26, 2007)
  • Netherlands lowers terrorism threat level (09:55, April 26, 2007)
  • Czech President Klaus to pay first official visit to Russia (09:54, April 26, 2007)
  • Students hurt in protest against tuition fee (09:53, April 26, 2007)
  • Gates says U.S. to continue talks with Moscow on missile plan (09:51, April 26, 2007)
  • Two killed in exchange of fire with police in Egypt's Sinai (09:49, April 26, 2007)
  • South Africa awaits observers' word on Nigerian polls (09:46, April 26, 2007)
  • Referendum on dismissal of Romanian president to cost 18 mln euros (09:45, April 26, 2007)
  • U.S. congressional committee subpoenas Rice (09:44, April 26, 2007)
  • Iran-EU negotiators to meet again in two weeks on nuclear issue (09:43, April 26, 2007)
  • S. Africa, Brazil sign missile deal (09:42, April 26, 2007)
  • Malawi, Mozambique, Zambia sign pact on waterway project (09:41, April 26, 2007)
  • Hostage crisis in S. Africa solved, gunman arrested (09:40, April 26, 2007)
  • Albanian PM reshuffles cabinet again (09:36, April 26, 2007)
  • UN calls for cessation of hostilities in Darfur before delivering heavy support package (09:35, April 26, 2007)
  • Zambian president calls for quicker disposal of corruption cases (09:33, April 26, 2007)
  • Gunman fired 170-plus shots in Virginia massacre (09:32, April 26, 2007)
  • U.S. Republican "maverick" McCain relaunches presidential bid  (09:32, April 26, 2007)
  • Italian president says liberation day for all Italians (09:31, April 26, 2007)
  • UAE launches relief operation in Somalia (09:30, April 26, 2007)
  • EAC chief meets IPR champion Baroness Lynda Chalker (09:27, April 26, 2007)
  • Polish PM meets U.S. Defense Secretary (09:26, April 26, 2007)
  • IMF forecasts steady growth, low risks in sub-Saharan Africa (09:21, April 26, 2007)
  • SADC concerned over under-utilization of energy resources (09:20, April 26, 2007)
  • Distribution of national ID cards encourages more registration in Nigeria (09:18, April 26, 2007)
  • Israeli comptroller calls for criminal probe into Olmert (09:15, April 26, 2007)
  • Ukrainian president to visit Poland on Friday (09:13, April 26, 2007)
  • Gunman takes S. African newspaper employees hostage (09:12, April 26, 2007)
  • Cote d'Ivoire has new World Bank country director (09:11, April 26, 2007)
  • Bayrou refuses to endorse any candidate for French presidential run- off (09:10, April 26, 2007)
  • Zambia loses 800,000 hectares forest every year: report (08:57, April 26, 2007)
  • Iran says whether to attend Iraq meeting not decided yet (08:56, April 26, 2007)
  • PM says economic reforms transform Pakistan's economic landscape (08:55, April 26, 2007)
  • Putin vows to realize Yeltsin's dreams for Russia (08:55, April 26, 2007)
  • Haneya urges int'l community to pressurize Israel to end offensives (08:52, April 26, 2007)
  • Morocco joins World Bank's low-risk countries category (08:51, April 26, 2007)
  • Kenya police arrest 11 terror suspects (08:49, April 26, 2007)
  • Exodus surges as UN rushes aid to displaced Somalis (08:48, April 26, 2007)
  • EU to hold mini-summit next month (08:46, April 26, 2007)
  • Republic of Congo's parties in political alliance (08:45, April 26, 2007)
  • Canada Conservatives tie with Liberals in poll (08:45, April 26, 2007)
  • Cote d'Ivoire issues bond to finance budget (08:44, April 26, 2007)
  • Israeli PM rules out large-scale Gaza offensive (08:43, April 26, 2007)
  • No restriction on Khaleda movement: Bangladeshi gov't (08:39, April 26, 2007)
  • U.S. urges Japan to resolve WWII disputes with neighbors (08:38, April 26, 2007)
  • Lebanese PM launches fresh initiative to end political impasse (08:36, April 26, 2007)
  • Bangladeshi government withdraws restriction on Hasina return (08:35, April 26, 2007)
  • Debates on presidential elections start in Lebanon (08:33, April 26, 2007)
  • U.S. Congressman introduces articles to impeach Cheney (08:28, April 26, 2007)
  • French nationals in Algeria vote massively for Royal (08:27, April 26, 2007)
  • Japanese gov't launches expert panel on collective self-defense (08:25, April 26, 2007)
  • Solana in Ankara to meet Iran's Larijani on nuclear issues (08:23, April 26, 2007)
  • Centrist Bayrou rebuffs former presidential rivals  (11:21, April 26, 2007)
  • Sarkozy: EU constitution dead  (11:21, April 26, 2007)
  • Gun salute as Russians bid farewell to Yeltsin  (11:22, April 26, 2007)
  • McCain casts self as most qualified  (11:23, April 26, 2007)
  • Military constraints under review  (11:32, April 26, 2007)
  • Abe embarks on 1st US tour as PM  (11:33, April 26, 2007)
  • Powers mull letting Iran keep partial nuke project  (11:35, April 26, 2007)
  • Brown and Cameron in image duel  (11:35, April 26, 2007)
  • Iraqi government withheld casualty figures, says UN  (11:36, April 26, 2007)



  • Opinion

  • To protect the wisdom gain of humankind according to law (17:24, April 26, 2007)
  • Dalai Lama's ethnic fight will harm Tibet  (17:22, April 26, 2007)
  • The gap keeps growing  (17:22, April 26, 2007)



  • Sports

  • China's young talent Dong a great promise for Man Utd: club CE  (20:19, April 26, 2007)
  • Man Utd to play warm-up in Macao  (20:18, April 26, 2007)
  • Mavs, Spurs claw back, Cavaliers make 2-0 in playoffs (17:34, April 26, 2007)
  • Necaxa, Sao Paulo qualify for Libertadores' last 16 (17:34, April 26, 2007)
  • Osasuna face reigning champions Sevilla in UEFA Cup semifinal (17:32, April 26, 2007)
  • Espanyol hosts Werder Bremen to make history in UEFA Cup (17:29, April 26, 2007)
  • Romario denies move to Mexico's Necaxa (17:28, April 26, 2007)
  • Indiana Pacers fire NBA coach Carlisle (17:28, April 26, 2007)
  • Man Utd, Roma fined over Champions League trouble (17:27, April 26, 2007)
  • Nadal beats Vliegen to extend clay winning streak (17:26, April 26, 2007)
  • Al Hilal close in on knockout stage of AFC Champions League (17:26, April 26, 2007)
  • Nine-man Arema defeat Bangkok in AFC Champions League (17:25, April 26, 2007)
  • Mexican driver Benito Guevara to compete in Argentine A. Rally (17:24, April 26, 2007)
  • Corica double revives Sydney in AFC Champions League (17:24, April 26, 2007)
  • Frontale down Chunnam 3-0 in AFC Champions League (17:23, April 26, 2007)
  • Second half blitz saves Al Karama in AFC Champions League (17:23, April 26, 2007)
  • Mexico's Ochoa to defend women's Morelia title (17:23, April 26, 2007)
  • Cole gives Chelsea 1-0 victory over Liverpool in Champions League (17:22, April 26, 2007)
  • Chinese figure skating lovebirds to get married after Beijing Olympics (17:21, April 26, 2007)
  • Pachuca wins all-Mexican CONCACAF Champions Cup final (17:20, April 26, 2007)
  • Indonesian teams in slim chance for Champions League last eight (17:20, April 26, 2007)
  • Asian countries reserve best weightlifters for 2008 Olympics (17:19, April 26, 2007)
  • Sri Lankan president leaves to witness cricket final match (17:18, April 26, 2007)
  • Chinese Cao wins women's 75kg category in Asian Weightlifting (17:18, April 26, 2007)
  • Champions League: Chelsea 1, Liverpool 0 (08:51, April 26, 2007)
  • Adriano: I experienced worst phase in my career after World Cup (08:50, April 26, 2007)
  • Bulgarian Stoilov named team selectioner for Euro qualifiers (08:49, April 26, 2007)
  • Euro 2012 Championship chance for economic change in Poland (08:45, April 26, 2007)
  • Dutch football club Groningen secures UEFA Cup spot (08:42, April 26, 2007)
  • Argentine Gaudio considers retirment after poor results (08:41, April 26, 2007)
  • Argentine Costas quits as manager of Paraguay soccer club Porteno (08:41, April 26, 2007)
  • Uruguay to play Chile, China, S. Korea soccer friendlies (08:40, April 26, 2007)
  • Beijing 2008 basketball events to get some NBA flavor  (12:55, April 26, 2007)
  • Six Austrian Winter Olympians banned for life after scandal  (12:56, April 26, 2007)
  • Ferguson confident of progress after Rooney's dramatic winner  (12:57, April 26, 2007)
  • Barbosa leads rout as Suns pull away  (12:57, April 26, 2007)
  • Jayawardene hits Sri Lanka to final  (12:57, April 26, 2007)



  • Science & Technology

  • Laos seeking teachers from Indonesia (18:00, April 26, 2007)
  • Schwarzenegger threatens to sue EPA over air standards (17:28, April 26, 2007)
  • S.Korea to tighten technology protection law (16:44, April 26, 2007)
  • European space agency launches space tunes competition (12:16, April 26, 2007)
  • Scientists discover another habitable planet 24 light years away from Earth (08:03, April 26, 2007)
  • Roundup: NASA's AIM spacecraft launched successfully (08:00, April 26, 2007)
  • Scientists find 'second Earth'  (12:14, April 26, 2007)
  • How to prepare for alien invasion  (12:14, April 26, 2007)
  • MySpace starts search for independent president  (12:16, April 26, 2007)



  • Life

  • Tanzania turns to WHO-prequalified anti-malarial drug (21:29, April 26, 2007)
  • Earliest version of Tao Te Ching exhibited in HK (20:18, April 26, 2007)
  • Police pluck bird flu research base to find DVD pirates (21:49, April 26, 2007)
  • Three teachers arrested in child sex probe (13:01, April 26, 2007)
  • Indonesia to get influenza vaccine technology from WHO (13:00, April 26, 2007)
  • Kala-azar disease spread under control in eastern Nepal (13:00, April 26, 2007)
  • New Beijing guidebook to hit bookstalls (12:59, April 26, 2007)
  • Fifty Malaysian pupils down with food poisoning  (12:59, April 26, 2007)
  • Brazil threatens to break drug patent to treat AIDS (12:59, April 26, 2007)
  • NYC launches new anti-smoking campaign (10:02, April 26, 2007)
  • Joint action to end 'zero-fee' tours  (11:32, April 26, 2007)
  • The moving tale of 90-year-old mill building  (11:33, April 26, 2007)
  • Counseling for boys after croc tragedy  (11:33, April 26, 2007)
  • Tales of online addiction from across the country  (11:33, April 26, 2007)
  • Mexico City legalizes abortion  (11:34, April 26, 2007)
  • Miss America helps cops in sex sting  (11:34, April 26, 2007)



  • Photo

    The 75th birthday of DPRK's army

    DPRK celebrated with a grand parade on Wednesday in Pyongyong the 75th birthday of its army, April 25, 2007.

    Road collapses in E. China city

    A large section of Shunli Road in Nanchang, capital of East China's Jiangxi Province, collapses Wednesday, April 25, 2007. No one was hur in the incident.

    Twin kangaroo joeys with their mother

    Kangaroo mother Naddel and her twin joeys enjoy the sun in their enclosure at the Zoo in Hanover April 25, 2007. Naddel gave birth to her twins about six month ago. The joeys have yet to be sexed and named.

    Egypt enters midseason of tourism

    Children play at the Giza pyramids in Cairo, capital city of Egypt, April 25, 2007. Egypt entered its midseason of tourism from April, more and more tourists from all over the world came here to feel its ancient culture.

    Hackett declares his "5000km to go until Beijing 2008"

    Australian long-distance swimmer Grant Hackett displays a banner on the Mutianyu Great Wall in Beijing, capital of China, April 25, 2007. Hackett declared his "5000km to go until Beijing 2008" program here on Wednesday. He will swim 80km per week from May 1, 2007 until the 2008 Beijing Olympic Games.

    Fleche Wallonne cycling race held in Belgium

    The pack rides during the Fleche Wallonne cycling race near Huy, eastern Belgium, April 25, 2007.

    Premier Wen meets Prince Albert II of Monaco

    Chinese Premier Wen Jiabao (R) shakes hands with visiting Monacan Prince Albert II in Beijing Wednesday April 25, 2007. Wen said China and Monaco had always respected and promoted relations despite far distance and large disparities on size, population and social systems.

    U.S. congressional committee subpoenas Rice

    U.S. Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice (R) confers with National Security Advisor Stephen Hadley in the Oval Office of the White House April 23, 2007. A U.S. congressional committee on Wednesday ramped up its investigation of the Bush administration, subpoenaing the testimony of Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice.


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