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US defence bill hurts China-US relations, according to People's Daily

Analysis details (18:38)

- Last Thursday, the US House of Representatives passed the Defence Authorisation Act of 2013, and the Senate is expected to pass the Pentagon budget on Friday.
- The budget contains two controversial sections relating to China. The two clauses are both written as "sense of Congress," which means they have no binding power over the president.

23 Dec 2012 - 18:36 - - Source: People's Daily

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