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Chinese Art of Defiance

Chinese Art of Defiance GPD The Chinese nuclear explosion is an act of defiance of the international distribution of power. THERE are two obviously nice things about Venkataraman 's visit to China. The first is that this is the Indian president's first visit to that country. The second is that Venkataraman is concluding his term of office with a visit to an Asian state and that too China. International visits of heads of states (as against those of heads of governments) do not carry much significance. All the right things are said, the usual sightseeing is done and the head of state then returns home after a session or two of formal diplomatic talks and a couple of banquets.

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