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South China Sea: U.S., Vietnamese military begin six days of non-combat exercises

By John Boudreau

Two U.S. Navy ships began six days of non-combat exercises with the Vietnamese military as the U.S. seeks to bolster its presence in Asia at a time of growing tension between… 1,172 more words

Can Vietnam Conduct archaeology activities in the South China Sea?

VietNamNet Bridge – While some scientists have urged the government to begin carrying out the archaeology activities in South China Sea (called the East Sea in Vietnam), others say this is an impossible mission now under Vietnam’s conditions. 525 more words

U.S. Emerges as Central Stage in Asian Rivalry Between South Korea and Japan

Korean-American groups persuaded the city of Glendale, Calif., near Los Angeles, to build a bronze statue of a “comfort woman.” Credit Monica Almeida/The New York Times… 1,225 more words

Va. House Approves 'East Sea' Textbook Change

RICHMOND, Va. — A bill requiring textbooks used by Virginia students to note that the Sea of Japan is also known as the East Sea is headed to Gov. 113 more words


Vandalized Anne Frank diaries are troubling sign of the times

There’s a reason the nuns in Queens had me and my classmates read Anne Frank’s “The Diary of a Young Girl” several times — the same reason that’s made the book required reading around the globe. 801 more words

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North Korea launched four short-range missiles into sea

(CNN) — North Korea launched four short-range missiles into the East Sea, the South Korean Defense Ministry said Thursday.

The ministry said it would provide more details at a news conference later. 139 more words