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Washington Week: Focus on US-Asia Tiesi
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July 21, 2013 8:57 PM
America’s deepening commitment to the Asia-Pacific region will be highlighted this week, as President Barack Obama hosts Vietnam’s president at the White House. VOA’s Michael Bowman reports, the encounter occurs 40 years after the end of U.S. military involvement in the Vietnam War, and at a time of growing trade and security ties between Washington and Hanoi.

Washington Week: Focus on US-Asia Ties

Published July 21, 2013

America’s deepening commitment to the Asia-Pacific region will be highlighted this week, as President Barack Obama hosts Vietnam’s president at the White House. VOA’s Michael Bowman reports, the encounter occurs 40 years after the end of U.S. military involvement in the Vietnam War, and at a time of growing trade and security ties between Washington and Hanoi.


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