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1. 04-05 Sarkozy terms for Olympic attendance Paris
2. 04-06 Angry protests as torch reaches London London
04-07 Olympic torch extinguished Paris
4. 04-07 China vows to keep torch on track Beijing
5. 04-08 Protests ahead of torch relay San Francisco, San Francisco Bay Area
G. 04-09 Route changes mark Olympic torch relay San Francisco Bay Area
H. 04-09 Olympics to 'rebound from crisis' Beijing
I. 04-10 UN chief to miss Olympics opening UN
J. 04-10 35 arrested in Olympics bomb plot China

IOC president concerned about Tibet China vows to keep torch on track  Beijing has said no force can stop the world relay of the Olympic flame as it faces new protests on the Californian leg of its journey Protests ahead of torch relay   Hundreds of pro-Tibet protesters have marched in San Francisco, as the Olympic torch arrived for the US leg of its relay Route changes mark Olympic torch relay
Jail for rights activist  Hu Jia, 34, a prominent activist who publicised human rights abuses across China has been convicted of subversion and jailed for 3 Sarkozy aide 'misquoted' on Games   Sarkozy terms for Olympic attendance  French President will not attend the opening ceremony of this summer's Games in Beijing unless China opens a dialogue with the Dalai Lama   Angry protests as torch reaches London   Protesters scuffled with police and made attempts to grab the Olympic torch as its arrival triggered angry demonstrations over China Olympic torch extinguished


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Apr.2   China  
Apr.5   Paris
  Paris  
Apr.6   London  
Apr.7   Paris  
  The relay was disrupted by protesters demonstrating against the Chinese government, causing authorities to extinguish the flame 3 times
 Officials extinguished and put the torch on a bus for safety reasons, in the face of protests
  Beijing
  Beijing  
Apr.8   San Francisco Bay Area  
Apr.9   San Francisco Bay Area  
  Heavy security surrounded runners, as the threat of violent protests prompted officials to make dramatic last-minute changes.    The only North American leg of the Olympic torch relay has been marked by confusion. Thousands of pro-Tibet and pro-Be...
  Beijing   Olympics to 'rebound from crisis'   The head of the International Olympic Committee has said the Beijing Games will rebound from 'crisis' after protests along the torch route Apr.10   UN     UN chief to miss Olympics opening  Secretary General Ban Ki-moon will not attend the opening ceremony of the Beijing Olympics due to 'schedule issues'   Japan     Dalai Lama: Don't tell protesters to shut up  The Dalai Lama said he supports China's hosting of the Summer Olympics   China   35 arrested in Olympics bomb plot  China says Islamic terrorists planned to attack Beijing, Shanghai with poisonous gas and explosives to sabotage the Summer Games Apr.12   China     Taiwan, China hold historic meeting
  Taiwan's vice president-elect met with Chinese President Hu Jintao in the highest-level political contact between the governments in 60 years
Apr.14   Beijing Building ban for Olympics   China   China 'now top carbon polluter'  China has already overtaken the US as the world's 'biggest polluter'. The country's greenhouse gas emissions have been underestimated Apr.16   New Delhi Torch arrives amid cheers and protests Apr.19   Beijing   Anti-French rallies across China  Protesters in several cities have gathered to demand a boycott of French products and denounce campaigns for Tibetan independence Apr.20   Beijing   China urges 'rational' protests  China has urged its citizens to be calm amid further anti-Western protests, focused on French supermarket chain Carrefour Apr.21   Malaysia Chinese students cheer torch relay Apr.22   Beijing   China softly reining in protests  After more than a week of protests there are indications the Chinese government is making an effort to rein in the anger Apr.23   Australia   More arrests as Australia hosts torch Map of Canberra Australia
  5 people were arrested as the Olympic torch made its way through Canberra in a relay that was more orderly than in other countries
 There have been scuffles between pro-Tibet protesters and China supporters at the start of the relay
Apr.24   Beijing   Olympics sponsors targeted over Darfur  Dream for Darfur said 16 companies including General Electric, Coca-Cola and Microsoft have shown 'moral cowardice' Apr.27   China   Train collision kills at least 66 Map of Zibo China
  A passenger train traveling from Beijing to the coastal city of Qingdao derailed and hit a second passenger train in eastern China.    10 carriages of the Beijing train toppled into a ditch in the pre-dawn crash ...
Apr.29   Tibet   17 sentenced for alleged roles in riots   A court sentenced 17 people, including 6 monks, to jail sentences ranging from 3 years to life imprisonment for their roles in riots in Lhas... Apr.30   Hong Kong   Olympic flame arrives in Hong Kong  Authorities deported at least 7 activists before the flame's arrival and braced for possible protests and the arrival of more activists   CIA     CIA: China is not an 'inevitable enemy'  Michael Hayden, the director of the CIA, told an audience at Kansas State University that China is 'not the inevitable enemy' of the U.S.   Washington   Eisenhower nixed nuke attack in '58  President Eisenhower overruled his military commanders, ordering them not to use nuclear weapons against China



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Location Politics Sports Olympics Protest Human Rights
East Asia
China vows to keep torch on track
IOC president concerned about Tibet
Dalai Lama: Don't tell protesters to shut up
Anti-French rallies across China
China urges 'rational' protests
China vows to keep torch on track
IOC president concerned about Tibet
Olympics to 'rebound from crisis'
Building ban for Olympics
Chinese students cheer torch relay
China vows to keep torch on track
IOC president concerned about Tibet
Olympics to 'rebound from crisis'
Building ban for Olympics
Chinese students cheer torch relay
Anti-French rallies across China
China urges 'rational' protests
China softly reining in protests
China vows to keep torch on track
IOC president concerned about Tibet
Beijing
China vows to keep torch on track
IOC president concerned about Tibet
Anti-French rallies across China
China urges 'rational' protests
China vows to keep torch on track
IOC president concerned about Tibet
Olympics to 'rebound from crisis'
China vows to keep torch on track
IOC president concerned about Tibet
Olympics to 'rebound from crisis'
Building ban for Olympics
Anti-French rallies across China
China urges 'rational' protests
China softly reining in protests
China vows to keep torch on track
IOC president concerned about Tibet
North America
Protests ahead of torch relay
Route changes mark Olympic torch relay
UN chief to miss Olympics opening
Protests ahead of torch relay
Route changes mark Olympic torch relay
UN chief to miss Olympics opening
Protests ahead of torch relay
Route changes mark Olympic torch relay
UN chief to miss Olympics opening
Protests ahead of torch relay
Route changes mark Olympic torch relay
Protests ahead of torch relay
USA
Protests ahead of torch relay
Route changes mark Olympic torch relay
Protests ahead of torch relay
Route changes mark Olympic torch relay
Protests ahead of torch relay
Route changes mark Olympic torch relay
Protests ahead of torch relay
Route changes mark Olympic torch relay
Protests ahead of torch relay
France
Sarkozy terms for Olympic attendance
Olympic torch extinguished
Sarkozy terms for Olympic attendance
Olympic torch extinguished
Sarkozy terms for Olympic attendance
Olympic torch extinguished
Olympic torch extinguished
Sarkozy terms for Olympic attendance
Sarkozy aide 'misquoted' on Games
South Asia
Torch arrives amid cheers and protests
17 sentenced for alleged roles in riots
Torch arrives amid cheers and protests
Torch arrives amid cheers and protests
Torch arrives amid cheers and protests
17 sentenced for alleged roles in riots
Washington
CIA: China is not an 'inevitable enemy'
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