Three-day summit in Boao:
China vows to promote balanced trade
Chinese President Hu Jintao vowed Friday to
promote balanced trade by boosting domestic demand and imports — but
he did not say if that would mean a stronger yuan.
Republicans will make US a ‘Third World’ country: Obama
US President Barack Obama accused his Republican
foes of wanting to turn the United States into a “Third World”
country Thursday as he rallied support for his reelection campaign.
The attack came a day after Obama savaged Republican budget plans
and unveiled his $4-trillion deficit reduction drive that aims to
raise taxes on the wealthiest Americans in order to preserve for key
Eichmann ‘wanted to return to Germany’
Nazi war criminal Adolf Eichmann wrote to West
German chancellor Konrad Adenauer from Argentina saying he wanted to
return, the author of a new book published in Germany this week said
Tuesday. “It is time for me to abandon my anonymity and introduce
myself. Name: Adolf Otto Eichmann.