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Twisting off the hook.

Publication Type: Periodical

Source(s): TIME Magazine. 5/30/1994, Vol. 143 Issue 22, p40. 2p. 2 Color Photographs.

Abstract: Suggests that President Bill Clinton is headed for a compromise with China over most-favored-nation status that will have little effect but annoy everybody. Clues that Clinton has decided against cracking down hard on China; Lawmakers pressing the Whi...

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Farewell my trade status?

Publication Type: Periodical

Source(s): TIME Magazine. 3/21/1994, Vol. 143 Issue 12, p47. 2p. 4 Color Photographs.

Abstract: Quotes China's Premier Li Peng, who told Secretary of State Warren Christopher last week that `China will never accept U.S.-style human rights' and that China can live without most favored nation trade status. Contention the human rights issue is an u...

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AUNG SAN SUU KYI: Unbearable Choices.

Publication Type: Periodical

Source(s): TIME Magazine. 4/26/2004, Vol. 163 Issue 17, p132-132. 1/2p. 1 Color Photograph.

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Abstract: Profiles Aung San Suu Kyi, the moral leader of Myanmar, or Burma. Report that she has been under house arrest since 1989; Lack of international response to the human rights abuse in Burma; Statement that the band U2 wrote the song "Walk On" to honor S...

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BERNARD KOUCHNER: Angel of Mercy.

Publication Type: Periodical

Source(s): TIME Magazine. 4/26/2004, Vol. 163 Issue 17, p121-121. 1/2p. 1 Color Photograph.

Abstract: Profiles French minister and political leader Bernard Kouchner. Role of Kouchner in humanitarian assistance; Statement that he co-founded Doctors Without Borders; Report that Kouchner favors international intervention in genocides; Statement that Kouc...

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Out of the North Korean Gulag.

Publication Type: Periodical

Source(s): TIME Magazine. 7/9/2001, Vol. 158 Issue 1, p16. 1/5p.

Abstract: Reports that Park Choong Il escaped from North Korea for the second time. Details of the torture he experienced after being returned to North Korea from Russia despite receiving refugee status; Expectation that he will testify before United States law...

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Fathi Terbil.

Publication Type: Periodical

Source(s): TIME Magazine. 5/2/2011, Vol. 177 Issue 17, p75-75. 1/4p.

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Abstract: This article reports on human rights lawyer Fathi Terbil as one of the 100 most influential people of 2011, describing his role in the Libyan conflict after being arrested for representing the families of massacred prison inmates in 1996.

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The Human-Rights Vacuum.

Publication Type: Periodical

Source(s): TIME Magazine. 10/22/2007, Vol. 170 Issue 17, p28-28. 1p. 1 Color Photograph.

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Abstract: The author of the article points out that a human rights vacuum has been created because China's power and influence have grown while the U.S.'s world-wide influence has diminished because of the Iraq war. While human rights atrocities in the Sudan and...

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Olympic Fever.

Publication Type: Periodical

Source(s): TIME Magazine. 8/20/2007, Vol. 170 Issue 8, p15-15. 1p. 1 Color Photograph.

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Abstract: This article focuses on China's preparations to host the Olympic games in 2008. The Olympics will open on August 8, 2008 in Beijing. On August 8, 2007, China held a celebration in Tiananmen Square with fireworks, dance routines and pop stars. There is ...

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10 QUESTIONS FOR Shirin Ebadi.

Publication Type: Periodical

Source(s): TIME Magazine. 5/15/2006, Vol. 167 Issue 20, p6-6. 1p. 1 Color Photograph.

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Abstract: The article presents an interview with Iranian human-rights activist Shirin Ebadi, who won the Nobel Peace Prize in 2003. The Iranian government has accused Ebadi of taking money from the U.S. to give to Akbar Ganji, a journalist who is in jail, so he ...

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