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China Watching Obama Burma Visiti
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Scott Stearns
November 19, 2012 12:24 PM
Barack Obama is the first U.S. president to visit Burma. It is part of a trip to Asia meant to reinforce Washington's so-called "Asia pivot" which has raised concerns in Beijing about greater U.S. influence in the region. VOA State Department correspondent Scott Stearns reports on how China sees the president's visit to Burma.

China Watching Obama Burma Visit

Published November 19, 2012

Barack Obama is the first U.S. president to visit Burma. It is part of a trip to Asia meant to reinforce Washington's so-called "Asia pivot" which has raised concerns in Beijing about greater U.S. influence in the region. VOA State Department correspondent Scott Stearns reports on how China sees the president's visit to Burma.


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