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What's Right With Japan
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August 11, 2003 Issue
 

ASIA
 India: Hindu-Muslim Tensions
 China: Why Dissidents Return
 Thailand: Stepping into the Ring


ARTS
 Movies: Leon Lai's Heroic Duo
 Books: The Chinese in America


NOTEBOOK
 Korea: Talking About Talks
 Cambodia: Hun Sen Reelected
 Philippines: More Military Unrest?
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 Milestones
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TRAVEL
 The End of Long Haul Travel?


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"I take personal responsibility for everything I say, of course."
George W. Bush,
finally addressing the controversy stemming from last January's State of the Union address, in which he claimed Iraq tried to buy uranium from an African country

"It's looking more and more like a case of mass deception."
Edward M. Kennedy,
U.S. Senator, on a conclusion by a government committee that the search for Iraqi weapons of mass destruction will take time

"Kim Jong Il seems to care more about enriching uranium than enriching his...

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