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A foreign woman teases a Chinese boy at Tiananmen square in Beijing, China, Tuesday, May 22, 2012. First, videos of rude foreigners went viral in Chinese cyberspace. Then, a Beijing police crackdown on visitors without valid visas drew fervent applause. And finally, a state TV host urged his countrymen to toss out the "foreign trash."The latest anti-foreigner stirring in China has put the spotlight on outsiders at a time when its leaders would welcome any distraction from the slowing economy, a high-level political scandal and a blind activist's daring flight into U.S. custody. (AP Photo/Ng Han Guan)

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A partial annular solar eclipse is reflected in a pool of water in Beijing, China, Monday, May 21, 2012. Millions of Asians watched as a rare "ring of fire" eclipse crossed their skies early Monday. The annular eclipse, in which the moon passes in front of the sun leaving only a golden ring around its edges, was visible to wide areas across the continent. (AP Photo/Ng Han Guan)

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A partial annular solar eclipse is seen over Beijing, China, Monday, May 21, 2012. (AP Photo/Ng Han Guan)

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** FILE ** In this file photo taken Wednesday, May 2, 2012, and released by the U.S. Embassy Beijing Press Office, blind activist Chen Guangcheng, center, holds hands with U.S. Ambassador to China, Gary Locke, at a hospital in Beijing. (AP Photo/U.S. Embassy Beijing Press Office, File)

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** FILE ** In this file photo taken Wednesday, May 2, 2012, and released by the U.S. Embassy Beijing Press Office, blind activist Chen Guangcheng, center, holds hands with U.S. Ambassador to China, Gary Locke, at a hospital in Beijing. (AP Photo/U.S. Embassy Beijing Press Office, File)

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**FILE** Lai Changxing (center), once called China's most wanted fugitive, signs a warrant issued for his arrest July 23, 2011, as he arrives at the Beijing Capital International Airport in Beijing. (Associated Press/Xinhua)

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**FILE** Lai Changxing (center), once called China's most wanted fugitive, signs a warrant issued for his arrest July 23, 2011, as he arrives at the Beijing Capital International Airport in Beijing. (Associated Press/Xinhua)

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"We're in a bidding war with China and Europe to see who can subsidize the most loans," said Sen. Jim DeMint, South Carolina Republican. (Associated Press)

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"We're in a bidding war with China and Europe to see who can subsidize the most loans," said Sen. Jim DeMint, South Carolina Republican. (Associated Press)

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South Korean President Lee Myung-bak (left), Chinese Premier Wen Jiabao (center) and Japanese Prime Minister Yoshihiko Noda pose for photographs ahead of the fifth trilateral summit among the three nations in Beijing on Sunday, May 13, 2012. (AP Photo/Petar Kujundzic, Pool)

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South Korean President Lee Myung-bak (left), Chinese Premier Wen Jiabao (center) and Japanese Prime Minister Yoshihiko Noda pose for photographs ahead of the fifth trilateral summit among the three nations in Beijing on Sunday, May 13, 2012. (AP Photo/Petar Kujundzic, Pool)

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Nabisco introduced Oreos and cream-filled wafers in China in 2006, then created the country's top-selling cookie by making it smaller and less sweet and by adding new flavors such as green tea. (Associated Press)

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Nabisco introduced Oreos and cream-filled wafers in China in 2006, then created the country's top-selling cookie by making it smaller and less sweet and by adding new flavors such as green tea. (Associated Press)

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German Chancellor Angela Merkel and Chinese Prime Minister Wen Jiabao acknowledge a welcome during an April visit to the Volkswagen headquarters in Wolfsburg, Germany. The automaker will build a factory in China's far west. (Associated Press)

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German Chancellor Angela Merkel and Chinese Prime Minister Wen Jiabao acknowledge a welcome during an April visit to the Volkswagen headquarters in Wolfsburg, Germany. The automaker will build a factory in China's far west. (Associated Press)

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Chinese police officers question a woman and another videotape a woman protester who claims she wants to see blind lawyer Chen Guangcheng outside the hospital where Chen is recuperating in Beijing, China, Saturday, May 5, 2012. (AP Photo/Ng Han Guan)

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Chinese police officers question a woman and another videotape a woman protester who claims she wants to see blind lawyer Chen Guangcheng outside the hospital where Chen is recuperating in Beijing, China, Saturday, May 5, 2012. (AP Photo/Ng Han Guan)

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Blind lawyer Chen Guangcheng (center) holds hands with Gary Locke (right), U.S. Ambassador to China, as U.S. State Department Legal Advisor Harold Koh applauds May 2, 2012, before Chen left the U.S. embassy for a hospital in Beijing. (Associated Press/U.S. Embassy Beijing Press Office)

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Blind activist lawyer Chen Guangcheng (right), accompanied by Gary Locke, U.S. ambassador to China, makes a phone call on the way to a hospital in Beijing on Wednesday, May 2, 2012. (AP Photo/U.S. Embassy Beijing Press Office)

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Blind activist lawyer Chen Guangcheng (right), accompanied by Gary Locke, U.S. ambassador to China, makes a phone call on the way to a hospital in Beijing on Wednesday, May 2, 2012. (AP Photo/U.S. Embassy Beijing Press Office)