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Georgetown, Chinese basketball teams brawl

Georgetown, Chinese basketball teams brawl

By Gillian Wong
The Associated Press

At a Georgetown–Bayi game, from left: Vice President Joe Biden, Georgetown President John DeGioia, and Ambassador Gary Locke (photo from the U.S. Embassy in China)

BEIJING (AP) — A wild brawl broke out between Georgetown and a Chinese men’s basketball team on Thursday, Aug. 18, putting an immediate end to a supposed goodwill game that coincided with U.S. Vice President Joe Biden’s visit to the country.

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Posted in Sports, Vol 30 No 35 | 8/27-9/2Comments (0)

Vice President Joe Biden travels to China, Mongolia, and Japan

Vice President Joe Biden travels to China, Mongolia, and Japan

Gary Locke and Joe Biden at the White House in 2009 (Photo by Assunta Ng/NWAW)

Vice President Joe Biden has departed for Beijing, China, the first stop on a nine-day trip to China, Mongolia, and Japan. In each country, Biden will meet with key leaders to discuss the full range of bilateral, regional, and international issues. Read the full story

Posted in Vol 30 No 34 | 8/20-8/26, World NewsComments (0)

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