China and Taiwan

General Robert Gard writes: We should maintain our one China policy. Taiwan is doing just fine under it. De facto it is independent. We should state openly and clearly that we oppose an unnecessary unilateral declaration of independence by Taiwan, and that we will not sacrifice American lives fighting the Chinese if Taiwan foolishly takes such action.

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Ronald Hilton 2004


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