Chinese people support the Government’s sanctions against U.S. companies involved in arms sales to Taiwan (map)
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Xinhua Beijing Feb. 4 (Xinhua reporter Wang Xiaopeng Xu Mou Tian Ying) through the Taiwan government announced that the United States Barack Obama sales plan, the Chinese government immediately lodged a strong protest and sanctions related to arms sales to Taiwan, said the U.S. companies. Many Chinese people believe that sanctions are necessary and reasonable, to support the Government’s sanctions decisions.
involving the U.S. arms sales to Taiwan companies, including Boeing, United Technologies, and Lockheed Martin and Raytheon. The Chinese government announced sanctions against the United States White House spokesman Robert Gibbs said this week that Chinese arms sales to Taiwan sanctions, U.S. companies that practice “is not justified.”
Beijing Foreign Studies University Graduate Bear boat said that the Taiwan issue involves China’s core interests, China opposes the United States regardless, touched the interests, the Chinese government to make sanctions decisions are necessary, reasonable, fully reasons.
Internet users are also actively expressed their support for the decision of government sanctions. Friends “Caha120″ in the “World Community”, said since arms sales to Taiwan directly or indirectly involved in a large number of U.S. companies, especially Boeing and China have long-term, high volume of trade exchanges, will result in sanctions such as a Boeing the loss of vital grant multinational companies in China.
According to Boeing data, as of June 2009, China’s 1383 civil aircraft operations, there are 736 from Boeing. There are many Chinese companies and Boeing close contacts.
a users believe that companies involved in arms sales to Taiwan U.S. sanctions will likely be a “double-edged sword,” sanctions will also hurt other people’s own.
but more Internet users is that the government sanctions may hurt the part of the joint venture in China, as well as close contacts with the U.S. company’s China-related economic interests of enterprises, but the issue of sovereignty can not be economic benefits gains and losses to measure.
Sina users “zero impact” that the Taiwan issue concerns China’s core interests, even if a certain amount of economic costs must also ensure that the bottom line, even if we lost by points, if they can return to the pursuit of this goal of national unity respect, it is worth.
in “Iron Community”, a netizen message that arms sales to Taiwan to contain China, it is America’s long-standing practice, China should strengthen against the level and intensity.
planned U.S. arms sales to the list of weapons, the “Black Hawk” helicopter Sikorsky is a U.S. company’s products. Sikorsky’s parent company, United Technologies Corp. in China more than 40 wholly owned or joint ventures. Projects and business products covering helicopters, aircraft engines, airborne equipment, elevators, air conditioning, refrigeration equipment, building security and other fields.
Otis Elevator Co., Ltd. Tianjin Branch employees who declined to be named, told reporters that the company inform the senior staff on Monday the government to sanction arms sales to Taiwan’s information, which involves Otis parent company, United Technologies Corporation.
He believes that if there is any effect, then it will probably reduce some of Otis in the government order. But he firmly opposed arms sales to individuals, because Taiwan is part of China, the sanctions will not affect the interests of the company and change its position.
in the famous online community “End of the World Forum”, named “black day six Bristol” of Internet users that, although the overall strength of the two countries is still lagging behind, but does not mean that China will blind patient. Important now is to find a workable way to deal with arms sales sanctions this behavior.
part of the college students in an interview with reporters, in addition to arms sales plan expressed outrage on the outside, the overall situation of Sino-US relations also expressed confidence.
Fan Southwest University of Political Science graduate course that the general direction of Sino-US relations is win-win cooperation, bilateral relations will continue to develop in the conflict.
Beijing Foreign Studies University Graduate Bear boat, told reporters that the arms sales to Taiwan-US relations caused by tension in Sino-US relations will not easily change the tone.
is attending Stanford University graduate student of international political and economic direction of Liu told reporters, as Chinese students in the United States is very concerned about the dynamics of the motherland. “Treat China-US relations can not be a zero-sum game perspective, the relationship between the two sides also have cooperation friction.” He said.