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US-China Relations / Technology / The House #424497

CNN Evening News for Wednesday, May 20, 1998
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(Studio: Judy Woodruff) Congressional vote to limit high-tech exports to China and investigate allegations that President Clinton's administration allowed technology sales because of campaign donations from China introduced.

(White House: Wolf Blitzer) The Republican rationale for opposing the transfer of technology to China by the Lorel company examined; details given of the Justice Department investigation of Lorel, Clinton's planned trip to China and the view of a coalition of human rights activists that Clinton should not to Tiananmen Square in Beijing. [White House press secretary Michael McCURRY - says the president is going to China because of the importance of the bilateral relationship.]

Reporter(s):
Blitzer, Wolf;
Woodruff, Judy
Duration:
00:02:30

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