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Happy Independence day to Malaysia – Independence of the Federation of Malaya from the United Kingdom on August 31, 1957.

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Malaysia (/məˈleɪʒə/ ( listen) mə-LAY-zhə or /məˈleɪsiə/ ( listen) mə-LAY-see-ə; Malaysian pronunciation: [məlejsiə])[lacks stress] is a federal constitutional monarchy located in Southeast Asia. It consists of thirteen states and three federal territories and has a total landmass of 330,803 square kilometres (127,720 sq mi) separated by the South China Sea into two similarly sized regions, Peninsular Malaysia and East Malaysia (Malaysian Borneo). Peninsular Malaysia shares a land and maritime border with Thailand and maritime borders with Singapore, Vietnam, and Indonesia. East Malaysia shares land and maritime […]

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Happy Independence day to Trinidad & Tobago – Independence from the United Kingdom on August 31, 1962

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Trinidad and Tobago (/ˈtrɪnɪˌdæd ən təˈbeɪɡoʊ/ ( listen), /-toʊˈ-/),[9] officially the Republic of Trinidad and Tobago, is a twin island country situated off the northern edge of the South American mainland, lying just 11 kilometres (6.8 miles) off the coast of northeastern Venezuela and 130 kilometres (81 miles) south of Grenada. Bordering other Caribbean nations to the north, it shares maritime boundaries with other nations including Barbados to the northeast, Grenada to the northwest, Guyana to the southeast, […]

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Happy Independence day to Kyrgyzstan – Independence from USSR on August 31, 1991.

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Kyrgyzstan[7] (English: [ˈkɪɹgɪˌstæn]; Kyrgyz: Кыргызстан Kırgızstan (Kyrgyz pronunciation: [qɯrʁɯsˈstɑn]); Russian: Киргизия), officially the Kyrgyz Republic (Kyrgyz: Кыргыз Республикасы Kırgız Respublikası; Russian: Кыргызская Республика Kyrgyzskaya Respublika), formerly spelled as Kirghizia or Kirgizia, is a country in Central Asia.[8]Kyrgyzstan is a landlocked country with mountainous terrain. It is bordered by Kazakhstan to the north, Uzbekistan to the west and southwest, Tajikistan to the southwest and China to the east. Its capital and largest city is Bishkek. Kyrgyzstan’s recorded history spans over 2,000 years, encompassing a variety of cultures and empires. Although geographically isolated […]

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Premier Li meets with Tajik president on cooperation

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Updated: Aug 31,2017 8:21 PM     english.gov.cn Premier Li Keqiang met with President of Tajikistan Emomali Rahmon in Beijing on Aug 31. Rahmon is in China for a state visit and will attend the Dialogue between Emerging Market Economies and Developing Countries. Premier Li said China and Tajikistan were friendly neighbors, and added their relationship has […]

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Happy 61st Birthday to Tsai Ing-wen President of Taiwan born August 31, 1956

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Tsai Ing-wen (Chinese: 蔡英文; pinyin: Cài Yīngwén; Pe̍h-ōe-jī: Chhoà Eng-bûn; born August 31, 1956) is the President of the Republic of China, commonly known as Taiwan. Tsai is the second president from the Democratic Progressive Party (DPP), a centrist party of Taiwan. Tsai is also the first woman elected to the office.[1] She is also the first president to be of both Hakka and aboriginal descent (a quarter Paiwan from her grandmother),[2] the first unmarried president, the […]

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Vice-premier hopes youth exchanges help advance ties with Japan

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Updated: Aug 30,2017 7:29 AM     Xinhua BEIJING — Vice-Premier Liu Yandong on Aug 29 expressed the expectation that youth exchanges would inject positive energy into Sino-Japanese ties. She made the call at a friendship exchange meeting of 1,000 university students from China and Japan at Peking University. She encouraged students to learn from history and look into […]

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Happy 63rd Birthday to Alexander Lukashenko Ist President of Belarus born August 30, 1954

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Aleksandr Grigoryevich Lukashenko (Belarusian: Алякса́ндр Рыго́равіч Лукашэ́нка, translit. Aliaksandr Ryhoravič Lukašenka, pronounced [alʲaˈksand(a)r rɨˈɣɔravʲitʂ lukaˈʂɛnka];[1] Russian: Алекса́ндр Григо́рьевич Лукаше́нко, IPA: [ɐlʲɪkˈsandr ɡrʲɪˈɡorʲjɪvʲɪt͡ɕ lʊkɐˈʂɛnkə];[2] born 30 August 1954) is the President of Belarus, having been in office since 20 July 1994.[3] Before his career as a politician, Lukashenko worked as director of a state-owned agricultural farm and spent time with the Soviet Border Troops and the Soviet Army. He was the only deputy to […]

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Vice-premier: China ready to work with Namibia for greater progress in ties

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Updated: Aug 29,2017 1:46 PM     Xinhua Vice-Premier Zhang Gaoli meets with Namibian President Hage Geingob on Aug 28 in Windhoek, capital city of Namibia. [Photo/Xinhua] WINDHOEK — Vice-Premier Zhang Gaoli said on Aug 28 that China is ready to work with Namibia to achieve greater progress in bilateral relations. Zhang, also a member of the Standing Committee […]

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China calls for cooperation on fighting global climate change

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Updated: Aug 29,2017 7:29 AM     Xinhua State Councilor Yang Jiechi (R) meets with Patricia Espinosa, United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change executive secretary, in Beijing, Aug 28, 2017.[Photo/Xinhua] BEIJING — China called on all nations to cooperate on tackling global climate change on Aug 28. State Councilor Yang Jiechi was speaking during a meeting with Patricia […]

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Vice-Premier Wang Yang meets with IFAD president in Beijing

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Updated: Aug 29,2017 8:58 AM     Xinhua Vice-Premier Wang Yang (R, front) meets with President of the International Fund for Agricultural Development (IFAD) Gilbert Houngbo in Beijing, capital of China, Aug 28, 2017.[Photo/Xinhua] RELATED STORIES Vice-premier to travel to Russia for cooperation meetings Vice-premier stresses preparation for first China Intl Import Expo China, Nepal agree to boost pragmatic […]

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