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China's Banana Diplomacy With the Philippines

May 17, 2012 | 12:58 GMT
A Filipino worker processes bananas at a banana processing facility.
A Filipino worker processes bananas at a banana processing facility after China imposed tight restrictions on the Philippines Banana industry on July 10, 2012 near Tagum City, Davao del Norte, Philippines.
(Photo by Jeoffrey Maitem/Getty Images)

Beijing may be targeting specific Philippine industries in response to Manila's South China Sea claims....

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