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CNN Evening News for Tuesday, Apr 10, 2001
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(Washington: Wolf Blitzer) Interview held with Senator Robert Torricelli about the standoff between the United States and China in which the plane crew is being held in China. [TORRICELLI - says we are in a new phase in this "problem" and it will soon be inappropriate to keep a United States ambassador in Beijing, China, while the crew is being held; reacts to Reverend Jesse Jackson's arguments that the United States should apologize; says the United States is a global power that cannot be dealt with with impunity; comments on the issue of China's hosting of the Olympics and other matters, such as trade, that will be affected by this diplomatic issue.] [Earlier, JACKSON - says the United States losing nothing by apologizing.]

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