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Philippines says China stopped reclaiming contested land, receives $500 million for bridges – China latest political and current affairs news

summary of the top news in Chinese politics and current affairs for May 18, 2017. Part of the daily SupChina news roundup "Dog meat reportedly banned at infamous festival."
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Lucas Niewenhuis
By Lucas Niewenhuis
Lucas Niewenhuis is an associate editor at SupChina who helps curate daily news and produce the company's newsletter, app, and website content. Previously, Lucas researched China-Africa relations at the Social Science Research Council and interned at the Council on Foreign Relations in New York. He has studied Chinese language and culture in Shanghai and Beijing, and is a graduate of the University of Michigan.
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