State Council released the Defense White Paper on October
16, 2000. In this paper, China again denounces the use
of force against Taiwan; it also objects American hegemony
and American implementation of its ideology in the region.
The repetition of use of force against Taiwan proves precisely
that China is the key obstacle to the stalemate in the Taiwan
Strait, and that China is the core problem of this dispute.
China is the trouble maker in the Taiwan Strait, not Taiwan.
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