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Video: Barack Obama's half-brother in China

Below video report shows Mark Ndesandjo, half-brother of Barack Obama who lives in Shenzhen, China. Ndesandjo runs an Internet company that helps Chinese companies develop better websites to export and volunteers his time teaching music at an orphanage. His Mandarin sounds pretty good in the video and he appears to be practicing his Chinese calligraphy.
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Chris Patten: Obama's Worrying Trade Stance

In 90-seconds, Chris Patten, Hong Kong’s last British governor, praises Obama’s election, but expresses deep concerns about the trade policies Obama stated on the campaign trail. Patten, who has been traveling through the region to promote his new book What’s Next, went further in his remarks at The Foreign Correspondents’ Club, urging Obama to ignore
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Obama China and Japan Policies

Excellent summary of key positions on China, Japan and Asia from Obama (and McCain) from the Center for Strategic & International Studies (h/t to Chris Nelson) Overall priorities for East Asia Senator Obama: The United States has long played a pivotal role in preserving the peace in Asia and undergirding its economic development. That leadership
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China Would Vote Obama

China Daily reports that Obama wins the China vote. Among the Obama links to China is his half-brother, Mark Ndesandjo who runs a Internet company in Shenzhen. An online poll conducted on China Daily’s website by the US embassy, shows Obama enjoys the support of 75 percent among the Chinese. A Horizon Research survey released
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