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China Embassy military attache Zhao Ning interview.
WASHINGTON, July 28 (Reporter WU Qing Cai Yongjian) of the Chinese Embassy defense attache, Major General Zhao Ning 28, said that if the U.S. government arms sales to Taiwan, China will respond to What kind of reaction depends on the nature and scale of arms sales to Taiwan.
So long evening in the Chinese Embassy, ??”August” Army Day reception on the interview, noted the U.S. government may be reported arms sales to Taiwan, which the Chinese government and people’s attitude is consistent, we firmly oppose any country selling arms to Taiwan, this is interference in China’s internal affairs.
Zhao Ning said that the U.S. arms sales to Taiwan is contrary to two heads of state on the development of mutual benefit, mutual respect, partnership, consensus, contrary to the current cross-strait peace and development in a great situation, is hurt the Chinese people feelings, but also severely damaged the two countries, military mutual trust thing, we urge the U.S. side to seriously look at this problem, do not do any damage to Sino-US military, bilateral relations.
he said, the issue of arms sales to Taiwan, if you look back 30 years, 20 or even 10 years, the attitude of the United States still has subtle changes. With the development of Chinese power, the U.S. arms sales to Taiwan in the timing, manner, quantity, quality must take into account China’s attitude.
“If we look to the future 10, 20 or 30 years, I believe that with the development of Chinese power, the United States on this issue more consideration to the Chinese government, Chinese people’s attitude.” Zhao Ning quoted the late Chinese leader Deng Xiaoping as saying: “In the final analysis, the key is to China’s own affairs well, as long as we own strong, I believe that some problems will be solved sooner or later, if some people think that U.S. sales of weapons that , you can stop China’s 1.3 billion people, including Taiwan compatriots, the desire to achieve reunification of the motherland, it is wishful thinking. “
talking about issues of concern when the Chinese aircraft carrier, Zhao Ning said, this is only a vessels used for test and training aircraft. Currently have aircraft carriers in Asia, several countries have troops in the world even more. China is the only five permanent members of the UN is not the carrier’s country, the development of a national carrier, especially a large country is very important.
he believes the carrier is a highly integrated weapons platforms, through the development of aircraft carriers can greatly improve the technological level of the defense industry, to improve the technological level of the whole country; aircraft carrier is a very large investment projects, such Investment is also good for stimulating the economy. So is a Quo, Lee Jun, Limin projects.
“the development of the national carrier of China is very concerned about our own users also very concerned about, it was said to be ‘carrier complex’, this is understandable.” Zhao Ning said: “But China’s development of aircraft carrier is still defensive and will not pose a threat to any country, which is our entire country’s defense policy, defense strategy and military nature of any State having a late development in China that are any concerns. “