Overall Medal Count London Olympics: China Leads with 13 Golds, U.S. in Second with 9 Golds, Japan in Third with 1 Gold

The overall medal count at the London Olympics, as of July 31, 2012 gives China the lead with 13 golds, 6 silvers and 4 bronzes. The U.S. comes in second with 9 golds, 8 silvers and 6 bronzes. Japan comes in third with 1 gold, 4 silvers, and 8 bronzes.

China to Execute Three Filipino Drug Traffickers

China will still execute the three Filipino drug traffickers despite the delay in their execution last month. This statement was given by Chinese Ambassador to the Philippines Liu Jianchiao last Thursday, March 17, 2011. According to the Chinese official, the verdict is final and “everything will be done in accordance with the Chinese laws”.