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China’s appeal grows in Latin America, where ‘America First’ is winning Donald Trump few friends – China power


December 04, 2018 06:10:49

Chinese President Xi Jinping is in Panama today for the first time, one of three Latin American and Caribbean countries that chose to cut ties with Taiwan in favour of China in the past 18 months.

Key points:

  • China has committed US$150 billion in loans to the region since 2005
  • That is more than the US, and has picked up pace during Mr Xi’s presidency
  • More than half of Taiwan’s remaining allies are in Latin America and the Caribbean

The country…

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Rassie talks up Scotland’s 3 South African ‘friends’

Cape Town – There are three South African-born players in the Scotland squad that will take on the Springboks in Edinburgh on Saturday.

Allan Dell, WP Nel and Josh Strauss are all in coach Gregor Townsend’s squad as Scotland look to beat the Boks for the first time since 2010. 

Whenever the Boks are in Europe they find themselves up against opponents who were born in SA and moved abroad, and this weekend will be no different. 

“I know WP really well from our Western Province days and what they’ve done is just like CJ Stander did in Ireland. It’s a trend that that’s the way world rugby is going to go,” Erasmus said on Monday.

“I’m very happy for them. We’d like to beat them, but they are friends of ours. We don’t hate them.”

Erasmus is also familiar with Scotland coach Townsend,…

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African American history topic of Friends of the Garnett Library meeting

A look at south-central Missouri's African American history will be the topic of the Nov. 9 meeting of the Friends of the Garnett Library. Dr. Jason …
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Green’s Family, Friends & Former Players Recall Memories During Ring of Honor Celebration

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Stories from 9-11: Students seek news of relatives, friends in NYC

Editor's Note: The following Times Record News story originally appeared in print on Sept. 12, 2001. Many of Midwestern State University's Caribbean …
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Donald Trump Swears He Has Black Friends | The Latest Hip-Hop News, Music and Media

Source: Kanye West following a meeting with president-elect Donald Trump at Trump Tower Tuesday morning (13Dec16). Featuring: Kanye West, Donald Trump Where: New York City, United States When: 13 Dec 2016 Credit: Supplied by WENN.com 

Donald Trump is tweeting out of his pie-hole, again. The Russian-selected POTUS took to Twitter to boast about how well he’s done by African-Americans in the U.S. and list his alleged Black friends while he was at it. 

“Tiger Woods showed great class in the way he answered the question about the Office of the Presidency and me. Now they say the so-called “left” is angry at him. So sad, but the “center & right” loves Tiger, Kanye, George Foreman, Jim Brown & so many other greats, even more…….,” tweeted the Comrade.

Now feeling…

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