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Obama: Iran 'year or so' from nuke weapon

Obama: Iran 'year or so' from nuke weapon

WASHINGTON, March 15 (UPI) -- Washington believes Tehran is more than "a year or so" away from developing a nuclear weapon, President Barack Obama said ahead of his visit to Israel.
Obama: Afghan war to end in 2014

Obama: Afghan war to end in 2014

WASHINGTON, Jan. 11 (UPI) -- President Barack Obama says Afghan forces will take over security this year and the war in Afghanistan "will come to a responsible end" by the end of next year.

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U.S. mulls military departure from Afghanistan

WASHINGTON, Jan. 9 (UPI) -- The Obama administration is mulling a total military withdrawal from Afghanistan, officials said, as Afghan President Hamid Karzai began Washington meetings.

China defends South China Sea policy

PHNOM PENH, Cambodia, Nov. 21 (UPI) -- The disputed Scarborough Shoal in the South China Sea is an integral part of Chinese territory, Chinese Premier Wen Jiabao said in Cambodia.
Official: Obama to move forward with pivot

Official: Obama to move forward with pivot

PHNOM PENH, Cambodia, Nov. 20 (UPI) -- The Asia-Pacific pivot of U.S. President Barack Obama, who just ended his Asia trip, will move forward despite crises elsewhere, a U.S. official said.

Obama, Noda meet in Cambodia

PHNOM PENH, Cambodia, Nov. 20 (UPI) -- U.S. President Barack Obama met with Japanese Prime Minister Yoshihiko Noda in Cambodia Tuesday and said the meeting helped "reaffirm" the bilateral alliance.

Obama: Committed to working with China

PHNOM PENH, Cambodia, Nov. 20 (UPI) -- U.S. President Barack Obama assured Chinese Premier Wen Jiabao during a meeting in Cambodia Tuesday of his commitment to working with Beijing.

Japan committed to peaceful solutions

PHNOM PENH, Cambodia, Nov. 20 (UPI) -- Japanese Prime Minister Yoshihiko Noda said his county remains committed to a peaceful solution to territorial disputes in the South China Sea.
Obama: Cambodia must improve rights record

Obama: Cambodia must improve rights record

PHNOM PENH, Cambodia, Nov. 19 (UPI) -- President Obama and Cambodian Prime Minister Hun Sen had what one White House official said could be described as an intense meeting Monday in Phnom Penh.
Israel's right to self-defense stressed

Israel's right to self-defense stressed

WASHINGTON, Nov. 16 (UPI) -- Israel has the right to self-defense when facing "indiscriminate rocket fire" from Gaza, a U.S. official said while calling on Hamas to de-escalate tensions.

U.S. policy to refer to Myanmar as Burma

WASHINGTON, Nov. 16 (UPI) -- It is the policy of the United States to refer to Myanmar by its former name of Burma, a U.S. official said.

Obama trip seen part of Asia pivot policy

WASHINGTON, Nov. 15 (UPI) -- U.S. President Barack Obama's upcoming Asia visit was described by his officials Thursday as a part of his policy to refocus on the Asia-Pacific region.
Britain nearing Olympic sailing medals

Britain nearing Olympic sailing medals

WEYMOUTH, England, Aug. 2 (UPI) -- Two-time defending champion Ben Ainslie of Britain moved closer to the lead Thursday with only two preliminary races left in the Olympic Finn class regatta.
Obama, Putin decry Syria violence

Obama, Putin decry Syria violence

LOS CABOS, Mexico, June 18 (UPI) -- U.S. President Obama and Russian President Putin agreed Monday the violence in Syria must end during a two-hour meeting in Los Cabos, Mexico.
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Ben Christopher Rhodes (born 10 May 1981, Southampton) is a British sailor.

Together with team mate Stevie Morrison Rhodes became the 2007 World Champion in the 49er boat. In 2008 they won the silver medal in the same event, behind the Australians Nathan Outteridge and Ben Austin, while in 2006 they won the bronze medal.

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