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2009-09-30 14:49:02

The European Union's new leader in EU-Chinese relations says he favors ending a 20-year arms embargo with China. I think we should remember that things have changed somewhat in the last few years. The climate in the relations between China and the rest of the world has changed, said Crescenzio Rivellini, the newly elected chairman of the EU delegation to China. Arm sales from EU member states to China have been banned since the 1989 incident in Tiananmen Square during which the Chinese army...


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call-note
  • The call or cry of a bird or other animal to its mate or its young.
'Call-note' is newer than 'bird-call,' which originally referred to 'an instrument for imitating the note of birds' but now also refers to 'the song or cry of a bird.'
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