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Scott Greene grew up in Singapore and graduated from Middlebury College with a degree in East Asian Studies. His chief interests are Asian politics, business, media, information control, and international affairs.
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China Cautions US To Stay Out Of HK Affairs

China warned the United States not to meddle in the affairs of Hong Kong after two pro-democracy advocates held meetings in Washington with vice president Joe Biden and others last week. Reuters reports that Hong Kong is at odds with mainland China over a proposal that all candidates for 2017’s presidential election be vetted by a Beijing-friendly panel: Anson Chan, a respected

April 7, 2014

Hundreds Protest Chemical Plant in Guangdong

Reuters reports that hundreds of residents of Maoming, in Guangdong Province, marched against a proposed chemical plant on Sunday: Photos posted on Weibo, China’s Twitter-like microblog service, showed hundreds of demonstrators marching along the streets, an overturned car in flames and protesters laying bloodied on the road. Others showed lines of paramilitary police

April 1, 2014

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