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• He Wenping of Chinese Academy of Social Sciences; Annie S.C. Wu of the China-Africa Business Council. They discuss Chinese-African trade at the Center for Strategic and International Studies.
• Dunja Mijatovic, representative for Freedom of the Media at the Organization for Security and Cooperation in Europe; and Rafal Rohozinski of the Canada Center for Global Security Studies. They testify about Internet freedom in Europe before the congressional Commission on Security and Cooperation in Europe at 10 a.m. in Room 210 of the Cannon House Office Building.
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James Morrison joined the The Washington Times in 1983 as a local reporter covering Alexandria, Va. A year later, he was assigned to open a Times bureau in Canada. From 1987 to 1989, Mr. Morrison was The Washington Times reporter in London, covering Britain, Western Europe and NATO issues. After returning to Washington, he served as an assistant foreign editor ...
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