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Foreign visitors in Washington this week include:
• Prime Minister Boyko Borissov of Bulgaria, who meets with President Obama.
• Jason Chihji Hsiu of Taiwan’s National Security Council; Alexander Huang of Tamkang University; Chin-fu Hung of the National Cheng Kung University, and Titus Chen, Arthur Ding, Yu-ming Shaw, Shaocheng Tang, Chungmin Tsai and Chen-shen Yen — all of the National Chengchi University. They participate in a conference on U.S.-Taiwan relations in a forum at the Carnegie Endowment for International Peace.
• Peter Burian, deputy foreign minister of the Slovak Republic. He meets with members of Congress, and addresses the transatlantic forum on European issues at the School for Advanced International Studies at Johns Hopkins University on Thursday.
• Hugo Nopo, a leading economist and author at the Inter-American Development Bank in Bogota, Colombia, and Marcelo Paixao of the Federal University of Rio de Janeiro in Brazil. They discuss racial and sexual discrimination in Latin America during a forum at the Inter-American Dialogue.
• Gordon Bajnai, former prime minister of Hungary.
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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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