Anthony Kuhn

Anthony Kuhn appears in the following:

Why Secretary Of State Pompeo's Latest Trip To Asia Was Remarkable In 2 Ways

Monday, October 08, 2018

Secretary of State Mike Pompeo has spent the past few days traveling in East Asia. He left Beijing on Monday after visiting Japan, North and South Korea, and China.

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Pompeo Describes Talks With North Korea's Leader As 'Productive'

Monday, October 08, 2018

Secretary of State Mike Pompeo met with North Korea's Kim Jong Un for more than two hours on Sunday. Pompeo cited progress toward an agreement in which North Korea would give up its nuclear weapons.

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Chinese Leaders Leverage Media To Shape How The World Perceives China

Thursday, October 04, 2018

Under President Xi Jinping, China has devoted massive resources to burnish its global image and focus overwhelming media attention on its leader. Now, "Xi Jinping is the message," observes one expert.

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The Reaction To Tariffs In China

Wednesday, September 19, 2018

The tit-for-tat trade war is putting pressure on Chinese President Xi Jinping from inside his own country.

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China Sets Tariffs On $60 Billion In U.S. Goods, Retaliating Against U.S. Duties

Tuesday, September 18, 2018

Hours after President Trump announced tariffs on $200 billion in Chinese goods, Beijing responded with its own levies on $60 billion worth of U.S. products.

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Chinese Activist Arrested By Police Mid-Interview

Sunday, August 05, 2018

Authorities in China have detained an 84-year-old dissident academic Sun Wenguang. They burst into his home and dragged him away just as he was being interviewed by U.S. government broadcaster, VOA.

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Pompeo Talks North Korea Denuclearization In Singapore

Saturday, August 04, 2018

Foreign ministers of Southeast Asian nations are meeting in Singapore amid concerns about North Korea and the state of U.S.-China relations.

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U.S. Marks Return Of Remains Of U.S. Soldiers Who Died In Korean War

Wednesday, August 01, 2018

The U.S. military held a ceremony to mark the return of the remains of U.S. soldiers who died in the Korean War. It comes at a sensitive time for U.S. relations with North Korea.

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According To Reports North Korea Still Producing Missiles

Tuesday, July 31, 2018

Reports that North Korea has continued to work on its ballistic missile program have come as no surprise to the South Korean government, which continues to try to build links to the North.

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North Korea Returns Remains Of 55 U.S. Servicemen Killed In Korean War

Friday, July 27, 2018

A U.S. Air Force plane has left North Korea with the remains of U.S. service members killed during the Korean War. There will be a repatriation ceremony August 1.

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Small Bomb Detonated Near U.S. Embassy In Beijing

Thursday, July 26, 2018

Police apprehended a 26-year-old man, whom they say detonated a small, homemade device. There were no reports of injuries other than the suspect.

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Rohingya Crisis Is Making Some In Myanmar Rethink Their Views Of Aung San Suu Kyi

Thursday, June 21, 2018

"All this likeness of Martin Luther King and Mahatma Gandhi, it's all make-believe," says the director of a civic organization in Yangon. "And now we know the real Aung San Suu Kyi."

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Aung San Suu Kyi Faces Mounting Criticism Abroad Over Rohingya Crisis

Thursday, June 21, 2018

Once hailed as a human rights standard-bearer, Suu Kyi is criticized internationally for her inaction in the ethnic cleansing of Rohingyas in Myanmar. Nearly a million of them escaped to Bangladesh.

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Activists In Myanmar Say Facebook Needs To Do More To Quell Hate Speech

Thursday, June 14, 2018

"The risk of Facebook content sparking open violence is arguably nowhere higher right now than in Myanmar," six Myanmar organizations wrote in an open letter to Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg in April.

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Concern Is High Over Facebook's Role In Fanning Violence In Myanmar

Thursday, June 14, 2018

U.N. investigators say Facebook has provided a platform for hate speech that may have facilitated genocide in Myanmar. Civil society groups in Myanmar are pressing Facebook to clean up its act.

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North Korea's Media Tout Trump Concessions You Won't Find In The Joint Statement

Wednesday, June 13, 2018

The official reporting coming out of Pyongyang suggests the president and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un reached more verbal agreements than they put on paper.

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Across Asia, Governments React To Meeting Between U.S. And North Korea

Tuesday, June 12, 2018

Governments across Asia and beyond are welcoming the first-ever summit between US and North Korean leaders as a step towards peace and nuclear disarmament. But there are differences of opinion on exactly what the statement signed by the two leaders means, and about what comes next.

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After Ivanka Trump Quotes 'Chinese Proverb,' A Hunt For The Proverbial Author

Tuesday, June 12, 2018

The first daughter's quote — "Those who say it can not be done, should not interrupt those doing it." — left many in China scratching their heads.

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Trade Talks Between The U.S. And China Stalled

Monday, June 04, 2018

Trade talks with China have stalled, after an inconclusive visit to Beijing by Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross. China is threatening to scrap an agreement to import more U.S. goods, if the U.S. goes ahead with tariffs.

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'Deeply Disturbing' Conditions For Rohingya In Myanmar, And Those Yet To Return

Tuesday, May 29, 2018

"So much of what I've seen is, quite frankly, just deeply disturbing," U.S. aid chief Mark Green said after visiting a camp for Rohingya in Myanmar. For some, "this is the only reality they know."

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