LUOYANG Shayne Gostisbehere Flyers Jersey , China, Aug. 17 (Xinhua) -- Li Lu from Sichuan province wins women's Kayak single in whitewater slalom with 116.58 seconds at the 13th Chinese National Games on Thursday in central China's Yiyang county.


Li Lu, 25, won the champion of women's Kayak single in 2014 CanoeKayak Slalom World Cup in London, but she never won the title at past two National Games.


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Ren Ye from Shandong province won a silver medal with 121.10 seconds, and Li Tong from Hubei province got bronze medal with 122.30 seconds.


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"The biggest goal in my heart realized, I'm so excited. We did our best in final although our performance in semifinal was not good," Huang Yongze said, they never entered the first three in past two National Games.


Hu Haiming and Shu Junrong from Guangdong province won a silver medal with 122.94 seconds, Yu Hongmin and Chen Jin from Hubei province got bronze medal with 123.02 seconds.


The 13th Chinese National Games will officially run from Aug. 27 to Sept. 8 in Tian Jin Nolan Patrick Flyers Jersey , but CanoeKayak Slalom events held in Yiyang, a little county in central China's Henan province.


WASHINGTON, Aug. 21 (Xinhua) -- U.S. President Donald Trump said on Monday that a rapid exit of the U.S. troops from Afghanistan was "unacceptable" and his new Afghanistan strategy will shift from a time-based approach to one based on conditions on the ground.


Trump made the announcement in a prime-time address at 9 p.m. local time (0100 GMT, Tuesday) from Fort Myer in Virginia. He did not talk about the widely anticipated increase of U.S. troops in Afghanistan.


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The president's national address came after a lengthy meeting with his national security team at Camp David on Friday.


He also made it clear that he would not "talk about numbers of troops or our plans for further military activities."


Currently, there are about 8,400 U.S. troops and another 5,000 troops of the North Atlantic Treaty Organization (NATO) in Afghanistan to train and assist Afghan forces against the Taliban, and conduct counter-terrorism missions.


Ahead of Trump's speech Shayne Gostisbehere Womens Jersey , U.S. media expected the president to authorize the deployment of up to 4,000 additional troops to Afghanistan.


Instead of being specific on troop numbers, Trump outlined the pillars of his strategy for Afghanistan and the South Asian region, saying that the United States was focused on "killing terrorists," not nation building.


He said that the new strategy would be based on conditions on the ground Claude Giroux Womens Jersey , not timing.


While reassuring the Afghan government about the U.S. commitment of cooperation, Trump also warned that the U.S. support was "not a blank check."


"The government of Afghanistan must carry their share of the military, political and economic burden," said Trump.


The new Afghanistan strategy came at a time when senior U.S. officials warned of a dire security situation in Afghanistan.


In a congressional hearing in June, U.S. Defense Secretary Jim Mattis said the United States was still "not winning" the war in Afghanistan Wayne Simmonds Womens Jersey , the longest in U.S. history.


Trump, a long-time critic of how the United States is fighting the war in Afghanistan, announced a review of the U.S. strategy on Afghanistan soon after taking office in January.


Then U.S. President George W. Bush ordered a dispatch of U.S. troops to fight the war in Afghanistan in October 2001, after the 911 terrorist attacks.


Since then, about 2 Nolan Patrick Womens Jersey ,400 U.S. forces reportedly have died in Afghanistan.


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BEIJING, Sept. 5 (Xinhua) -- It is a hope of China that the United States and South Korea will make positive contribution to regional stability and development instead of mishandling sensitive issues and intensifying disputes by deploying the THAAD anti-missile system.


At the G20 Hangzhou Summit, Chinese President Xi Jinping and his U.S. counterpart Barack Obama had in-depth, candid and constructive talks on China-U.S. relations and major regional and global issues of common interests, and reached consensus on a wide range of important issues.


The two sides agreed to continue the joint endeavor to move forward their new model of major-country relationship, pledging to deepen mutual trust and coordination, and manage differences in a constructive manner to promote the sustained, sound and steady development of China-U.S. relations.


The determination and joint leadership that China and the United States have demonstrated on the sidelines of the G20 summit in fighting climate change have also won widespread applause.


During his meeting with South Korean President Park Geun-hye, Xi praised the "leapfrog development" of bilateral ties, saying China and the Republic of Korea should cherish their political mutual trust, safeguard the basis for bilateral cooperation, and overcome difficulties and challenges to put bila.