Articles by Dean Visser



China: Taiwan Move Spells Disaster

  • 01 March 06
  • The Associated Press
China on Tuesday denounced the Taiwanese president's move to scrap an agency dedicated to uniting Taiwan with the communist mainland, accusing him of aggravating tensions and risking disaster for the self-ruled island.

Mir Dumping Shows Need For New Space Laws

  • 12 March 01
  • The Associated Press
The planned dumping of Russia's Mir space station in the South Pacific next week shows the urgent need for new laws governing outer space, participants in an international conference on space law said Monday.

Leeson Faces 'Bank Breaker' Legacy