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  • No Exit from Pakistan
    No Exit from Pakistan by Daniel S. Markey

    The story of the tragic and often tormented relationship between the United States and Pakistan.

  • By All Means Necessary
    By All Means Necessary by Elizabeth C. Economy and Michael A. Levi

    This clear and authoritative new book presents a sweeping account of China's global resource quest and the unrivaled expansion of its economy.

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September 17, 2014

Mohammad Javad Zarif

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    Malaysia is formed from the Federation of Malaya, Singapore, North Borneo (Sabah), and Sarawak. Singapore later withdraws.

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