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China and climate change take stage at APEC

September 6, 2007

By Bill Tarrant

SYDNEY (Reuters) – China takes the spotlight at the Asia-Pacific leaders forum on Thursday when President Hu Jintao meets U.S. President George W. Bush and Australia‘s prime minister to discuss security, product safety and climate change.

Australian Prime Minister John Howard meets in the morning with Hu, who has had a warm reception since his arrival on Monday when he visited the mining-rich state of Western Australia before heading to Canberra and a tour of a sheep farm.

But in Sydney, police said three rallies are scheduled on Thursday to protest against China’s human rights record….

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