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ASEAN Gives Beijing a Pass on South China Sea Dispute, Cites 'Improving Cooperation'

By REUTERS

APRIL 30, 2017, 3:27 A.M. E.D.T.

MANILA — Southeast Asian countries took a softer stance on South China Sea disputes during a weekend summit, according to a statement issued on Sunday, which went easy on China by avoiding tacit references to its building and arming of its manmade islands. 1,158 more words

South China Sea: China Embassy Officials Working To Influence ASEAN Summit Statements -- Host Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte Embarrassed But Undaunted

By REUTERS

APRIL 29, 2017, 2:45 A.M. E.D.T.

MANILA — Southeast Asian countries have altered a statement to be issued at Saturday’s ASEAN summit to include references to militarization and island-building in the South China Sea, the latest draft shows, in a move likely to frustrate Beijing. 1,302 more words

Starship Troopers

20 years later this film is completely apposite to the Forever War mentality of the contemporary US.

Film

De Correspondent on the EU security industry: Who it is, who's paying for it, and where else the tech goes

Early last year, journalists from the Netherlands’ de Correspondent contacted their counterparts across the EU, beginning a joint effort to answer questions about European security: 120 more words

Media

Joint Communiqué from G7 Foreign Ministers Meeting, April 2017

Source: G7 Information Centre

11 April 2017

On 10-11 April, the Foreign Ministers of Canada, France, Germany, Italy, Japan, the United Kingdom, the United States of America and the High Representative of the European Union gathered in Lucca, Italy to address major international issues that impact global peace and security.  886 more words

Treaties, Agreements And Joint Statements

America

America you don’t really want to go to war.

America its them bad Russians.

Them Russians them Russians and them Chinamen. And them Russians.

The Russia wants to eat us alive. 43 more words

Poetry