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US Pres. Obama doesn't want Chinese wind farm near military base, blocks deal

By Lily Kuo
Published Last updated This article is more than 2 years old.

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Citing national security concerns, US president Barack Obama blocked Chinese wind developer Ralls Corporation from buying US wind farms near a Navy base where the military does training for unmanned drones and electronic-warfare planes. It is the first time in 22 years that a US president has blocked a deal like this and shows how sensitive the administration is trade with China before November’s presidential election.

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