Or Obama wrongly decided that he has to do in opposite in all the way of Mr Bush’s policy.

Mr Bush’s confrontation and use of force had cost USA billions of USD. To save that expenditure and to prevent lost of US soldiers in confrontation, Obama led USA had chicken out and now kotow to China, Korea, Myanmar etc. He talk and act tough only on Iran because you know they are Muslims, the enemy of Israel, his (Obama’s) god-father.

Obama under fire for shunning Dalai Lama

US President Barack Obama was facing criticism he succumbed to Chinese pressure as the Dalai Lama opened his first visit to Washington in nearly two decades without a presidential meeting.  Tibet’s exiled spiritual leader was set Tuesday to receive an award at the US Capitol complex a day after arriving for a week-long visit to the US capital that will also feature sold-out public talks on spirituality.


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Reuters:Taiwan, challenging China, to let Dalai Lama visit

Taiwan, which turned away the Dalai Lama last year on fears of upsetting China, has approved a visit by the Tibetan spiritual leader next week to comfort victims of a deadly typhoon, the government said today.

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Three killed in riot in China’s Xinjiang region

By:Chris Buckley

BEIJING (Reuters) – Three people were killed in rioting that erupted in China’s restive far west Xinjiang region on Sunday, when locals burned vehicles and blocked traffic in the regional capital Urumqi, the state news agency reported.

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US calls for China to reveal dead of Tiananmen Square

Hillary Clinton, the US secretary of State, has said China should name the people who died in the Tiananmen Square protests, on the 20th anniversary of the massacre.

“A China that has made enormous progress economically and is emerging to take its rightful place in global leadership should examine openly the darker events of its past,” she said, in a rare criticism.

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The Star:Asia’s kung fu star puts foot in mouth


Jackie Chan’s assertion that the Chinese need to be controlled has not gone down well in this city state whose people want more freedom.

ASIA’S popular kung fu star Jackie Chan has touched on one of Singapore’s – and Asia’s – current pressing debates when he said in China: “I’m not sure if it’s good to have freedom or not. We Chinese need to be controlled (or else) we’ll just do what we want.”

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The Canadian Press:Canadian researchers uncover vast computer spying operation

TORONTO — A cyber spy network based mainly in China has tapped into classified documents from government and private organizations in 103 countries, including the computers of Tibetan exiles, Canadian researchers said Saturday.

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REUTERS:China approves ‘modern redesign’ of Tibetan capital

BEIJING, March 17 — China has approved a “modern redesign” of Tibet’s remote and mountainous capital Lhasa, state media said today, including a limit on its downtown population.

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