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published on December 14, according to the “Global Times” reported that the recent media spread the Obama administration is preparing a new round of arms sales to Taiwan, Taiwan media optimism referred to as “good news before Christmas,” but the international media’s reaction seems a little surprised. Russia’s “Kommersant” 11 that the U.S. decision “totally unexpected.”
“Kommersant”, said “The problem is, soon after taking office, Obama resumed military ties with China, and the normalization of bilateral relations is the United States to abandon a new private conditions on Taiwan sales, Obama even in the United States during the visit should be established alliance. ”
Why Barack Obama stimulate the Chinese? “Kommersant” that the United States revealed that the timing of the message hidden in the mystery. The paper said U.S. Undersecretary of State Nicholas Burns to visit Beijing in the next day revealed this message, Burns tried to persuade China to support the Security Council for possible sanctions against Iran, but it does not seem to succeed. Therefore, by threat of arms sales to the United States wants to persuade China to abandon support for Tehran.
U.S. “Foreign Policy” magazine said that once Obama announced arms sales to Taiwan, observers across the Pacific to the inevitable heated debate, supporters praised his courage to come to Taiwan’s side, critics will condemn him how China can be dangerous for people with disdain. Well aware of this White House, visit the Yinaobama under great criticism, heart of a grievances of the White House needs is a new story only.
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