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Pakistan Among 17 Foreign Troops to Join Tiananmen Square Parade, China to Cut Troops

Highlights: All Chinese-made! 84% of armament in China’s #VDay #parade shown to public for first time pic.twitter.com/x347inlIZE — China Xinhua News (@XHNews) September 3, 2015 China will cut its troops by 300,000, said Chinese  President Xi Jinping on Thursda, while addressing the commemoration of the 70th anniversary of the victory of World War Two. As Chinese troops marched past the ...

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Ex-Hitler Youth Member, German Nobel Laureate Gunter Grass Dead Aged 87

Renowned German novelist, poet, playwright, illustrator, graphic artist, sculptor and recipient of the 1999 Nobel Prize in Literature Gunter Grass passed away on Monday in the city of Lubeck. Grass, 87, died of a lung infection, Germany’s international broadcaster Deutsche Welle reported. “A childhood between the Holy Spirit and Hitler,” is how biographer Michael Jurgs summed up the environment in ...

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