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Google News: Memoirs of a 20th-century man

[Asia Times Online] - American William Stearman shot raccoons as a cowboy, fought imperial Japan, outfoxed the KGB in Vienna, predicted the rise of the Berlin Wall, warned Henry Kissinger against unwise concessions to Hanoi - and lived in a haunted Washington house.

China morning round-up: Outcry over 'love attack'
[BBC News] - The Global Times publishes an interview with former US Secretary of State Henry Kissinger discussing how special the communiqué was, while a People's Daily commentary in its Overseas Edition says China-US relations are now "irreversible".

WikiLeaks Publishes Emails From 'Shadow CIA' Firm Stratfor
[TechWeekEurope UK] - Prominent individuals such as former US secretary of state Henry Kissinger and Dan Quayle, former US government vice president, are also said to be subscribers to the company's reports. WikiLeaks said the emails would shed light on the group's “web of

Google News: "Interview with history" hits Iranian bookshelves

[Iran Book News Agency] - IBNA: In these interviews Oriana Fallaci one of the most well- known journalists of the last half of the twentieth century confronted a whole host of powerful figures, including Henry Kissinger, Indira Gandhi, Gaddafi, Arafat, Golda Meir, Deng Xiaoping

Deng Xiaoping examination wins Lionel Gelber Prize
[] - Vogel won in a field that included another book on China by Nobel Prize-winner Henry Kissinger. The other contenders were: On China by former US secretary of state Kissinger. A World on Fire: Britain's Crucial Role in the American Civil War by

Google News: Expert to Chinese media: Brace for impact

[] Jin spent over 20 years studying diplomatic and trade relations between China and the US He has authored hundreds of academic papers, columns and books as well as translated works by such key figures as Bill Clinton and Henry Kissinger.

Google News: China, según Henry Kissinger (I)

[Analí] - Henry Kissinger es uno de los grandes expertos mundiales en China. En la época que vivimos, de decadencia occidental económica, política y militar, ningún país tiene la significación y las incidencias globales de China. El estudio y comprensión de su

Russia and the changing world
[RIA Novosti] - I recently had a talk with Henry Kissinger. I meet with him regularly. I fully share this consummate professional's thesis that close and trusting interactions between Moscow and Washington are particularly important in periods of international

The Strategist Quiz (#242)
[Business Standard] - They called the Vatican by pretending to be Henry Kissinger wanting to speak to the pope by using one of the contraptions they assembled together. Name them. For what did the prestigious “Charleville Hotel” built around 1870, provide the initial

Lionel Gelber Prize 2012: Five books on dangerously precipitous times
[Toronto Star] - Henry Kissinger, the eminence guise of America's China policy, might not. His book On China, sees the emerging country as one of ancient endurance that did what must be done regardless of the many victims along the way. But it's also a rare insider's

Paul Sorvino's 'The Trouble with Cali' gets premiere at Sedona ...
[] - In this case the seated celebrity is Paul Sorvino, star of films such as "Goodfellas" and "Nixon" in an underappreciated role as Henry Kissinger, who busts out of the Sedona, Ariz., hotel room door for some fresh air. Paul Sorvino is tall.

Guardian: Anthony Sampson: the private world of the man who knew everyone

[The Guardian] - His papers, which are stored in more than 200 slate-grey boxes, describe fascinating connections to a roll call of the great and the good: Shirley Williams, Ruth First, Nadine Gordimer, Henry Kissinger, Trevor Huddleston, Nelson Mandela

On Mao's right, at the center of history
[Bend Bulletin] - Declassified White House documents list him as a participant in most of the key meetings Nixon and Henry Kissinger held with Chinese leaders in the early 1970s, including those that took place during Kissinger's secret visit to China in July

Sunnylands estate has long been a stage for history-making events
[The Desert Sun] - The media rarely knew when guests such as former secretaries of state Henry Kissinger and Colin Powell, or former British Prime Minister John Major stayed at Sunnylands, and officials say many Annenberg Retreat meetings may also be unannounced for

Former Football League chief Keith Harris: Old Firm were close to making ...
[Scottish Daily Record] - “I was in the middle and felt more like Henry Kissinger than the Football League chairman. “I think terms would have been made out and when it came back to the Football League there were a number of clubs who really wanted it as it would have brought

Former South African President's Visit Should Not Be Celebrated
[Salem-News.Com] - Let us not forget that Henry Kissinger also received the prize. In fact, while de Klerk clearly deserves mention and even praise for his part in negotiating the end of apartheid, he did it with blood on his hands, and he was even soiled further

Google News: Christopher Hitchens Observed

[RadioFreeEurope/RadioLiberty] - Likewise his denunciations of Henry Kissinger as a war criminal. And his 1980s campaign book for the return of the Elgin Marbles to Greece was shown by the historian Noel Malcolm to have been plagiarized wholesale from a 19th-century scholar.

Google News: “Perdiendo” el mundo

[Tercera Información] - Al hacerlo, se cumplieron las órdenes de Henry Kissinger –“todo lo que vuela sobre todo lo que se mueve”– un llamado al genocidio que es raro en los antecedentes históricos. Poco de esto es recordado. La mayor parte es apenas conocida más allá de

Google News: Pensando en China

[ (Argentina)] - Una es el libro de Henry Kissinger "Sobre China" (On China, The Penguin Press, 2011; hay traducción castellana). Kissinger formula dos advertencias fundamentales. Una, que China no debe pensarse como si fuera un "país" a la manera de Francia o los

Former South African president's visit should not be celebrated
[The Beacon-University of Portland's student-run newspaper] - Let us not forget that Henry Kissinger also received the prize. In fact, while de Klerk clearly deserves mention and even praise for his part in negotiating the end of apartheid, he did it with blood on his hands, and he was even soiled further

Judy Feld Carr receives Israel's Presidential Medal
[Canadian Jewish News] - Others honorees are diplomat Henry Kissinger; Uri Slonim, chairman of the Variety Israel charity; philosopher Rabbi Adin Steinsaltz; the Rashi Foundation and Zubin Mehta, director of the Israel Philharmonic Orchestra. Feld Carr, who along with her

Google News: Desinformación y guerra mediática en Oriente Medio

[Tercera Información] - El político Henry Kissinger ha realizado recientemente unas controvertidas declaraciones donde afirmó: "Ahora su hijo me ha dejado sorprendido. La mayoría de sus compatriotas le aman, (...) los sirios apoyan de forma increíble a su presidente" (1)

Google News: Abogado paraguayo lamenta impunidad de represores de dictadura de ...

[Agencia Venezolana de Noticias] - Aseveró que "el origen de la Operación Cóndor está en Washington" y fue el entonces consejero de Seguridad Nacional de Estados Unidos, Henry Kissinger, quien estuvo detrás de este plan. En esta operación, aplicada entre las décadas del 70 y 80

Gen. Clapper channels Westmoreland?
[Washington Post (blog)] - William Westmoreland with Henry Kissinger at a Georgetown reception. (Gerald Martineau - The Washington Post) Some analogies are perhaps best avoided. Take, for example, Director of National Intelligence James R. Clapper's appearance last week before

Nixon in China, 40 Years Later
[Huffington Post (blog)] - He had the privilege of serving his country as special assistant to National Security Advisor Henry Kissinger, President Ford's Director of Policy Planning at the State Department, President Reagan's Ambassador to China and President Clinton's

Beware the Brokered Convention!
[Huffington Post (blog)] - With the collusion of former Sec. of State Henry Kissinger, the media began floating the idea of a Reagan-Ford ticket. Like a beach ball at a rock concert, one reporter after another asked delegates what they thought of pairing the conservative

Amalia de Fortabat, 90, Dies; Noted for Art and Scandal
[New York Times] - As a socialite in Argentina, New York and Europe, she was often photographed with friends like David Rockefeller and Henry Kissinger. As a patron of the arts, Mrs. Fortabat paid $6.4 million in for JMW Turner's painting “Juliet and Her Nurse,” at

Google News: The Continent's Nightmare Continues

[The National Interest Online] - The continent seemed to have answered Henry Kissinger's derisive question: What is the phone number for Europe? But it still isn't clear who will answer. Europe is the world's most important economic aggregation. The Continent hosts several of the

Google News: Poker Lessons From Richelieu

[Foreign Affairs] - Henry Kissinger, in Diplomacy, dubbed him “the father of the modern European state system.” Even critics, such as Alexandre Dumas, who made him the villain of The Three Musketeers, often cannot help admiring Richelieu's icy savoir-faire

China-US: Consolidating relations
[Stabroek News] - By Stabroek staff | 0 Comments | Editorial | Wednesday, February 22, Since the visit of President Richard Nixon and his then National Security Adviser Henry Kissinger to Beijing in February and the subsequent re-establishment of diplomatic