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China-Taiwan Relations / United States Response / Human Rights Report #406099

CNN Evening News for Wednesday, Mar 06, 1996
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(Studio: Judy Woodruff) China's plans to test missiles near Taiwan just two weeks before Taiwan's first direct presidential elections reported.

(Washington: Ralph Begleiter) The United States warning to China about the missile testing examined. [National Security Adviser Anthony LAKE - calls the testing a potentially reckless act.] The annual United States human rights report said citing China for abuses, despite President Clinton's policy assumption that trade with China would lead to better human rights. [US Assistant Secretary of State for Human Right John SHATTUCK - says isolation is not the answer to human rights abuses.] The report said also citing Russian President Boris Yeltsin's use of Russian troops in Chechnya. Other human rights assessment in the report noted.

Reporter(s):
Begleiter, Ralph;
Woodruff, Judy
Duration:
00:03:30

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