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New US general seeks China air safety dialogue

By CHRISTOPHER BODEEN
Associated Press

BEIJING (AP) -- The U.S. Air Force's new commander in the Pacific said Saturday she's hoping to continue talks with China on avoiding dangerous encounters...full story
updated 2014-11-01 01:42 PM
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New US general seeks China air safety dialogue
By CHRISTOPHER BODEEN
Associated Press

BEIJING (AP) -- The U.S. Air Force's new commander in the Pacific said Saturday she's hoping to continue talks with China on avoiding dangerous encounters....Fullstory

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