U.s. Sees "significant" Win In China Trade Dispute

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The United States has chalked up a big win at the World Trade Organization against Chinese market barriers that encourage piracy of U.S. books, music and films, U.S. Trade Representative Ron Kirk said on Wednesday.

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