Wen Jiabao: America Offends China with Dalai Lama and Arms Sales to Taiwan

Today Chinese Premier Wen Jiabao gave press conference in the Great Hall of the People.  A question from an AFP reporter got him focused on US-China relations.  Although I haven’t been able to find it yet in English (or in French, for that matter), the Huanqiu Shibao (Global Times) has released a transcript of the related content:


I’ll translate this later in the day, but suffice to say that the national congresses going on presently in Beijing, and this above declaration, make abundantly clear that China’s more assertive external line on Tibet policy has a great deal of support within the Central Committee of the CCP, and, moreover, that the strong Chinese reaction to the Portland Tibet declaration are certainly connected to this larger imperative.

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