Dear Mrs. Hillary Rodham Clinton,
Japan's press is reporting almost daily on the pressure Beijing
is bringing to bear on Tokyo to include a strident. "Three
no's policy on Taiwan in a joint statement to be issued by their
leaders. Taiwan hoped to use the recent contact as another starting
point to develop new relations with Beijing, but Beijing was
still hostile to Taiwan. Beijing's efforts to pressure Taiwan
internationally, saying Taiwan had had to sever official ties
Taiwan announced yesterday (Oct. 1 1998) its decision to cut
ties with Tonga from November 2 after the south pacific island
kingdom officially switched recognition to Beijing. Taiwan is
left with just 26 diplomatic allies, mostly poor African and
Latin American nations.
At the same time; Chinese border police prevented Peng Ming,
the outspoken founder of the reform group China development
union, from crossing the border into Hong Kong on his way to
the United States.
It is said the officials took Peng into a room and kept him
waiting for four hours, then informed him there were problems
with his passport and they could not accept it.
In October, China signed the international convenant
on political and civil rights, a key UN protocol guaranteeing
the rights of assembly free speech and freedom from arbitrary
Contrary to Beijing; Taiwan want to help Beijing
government to do well in democratic procedure. Taiwan is mainland
There have a letter from United States' Taiwan people respect
not only human rights but also animal rights. The letter is'
Dear editor, (the China Post) on behalf of the Human Society
of the United States (HSUS)/ Human Society International (HSI)
and our more than seven million members and constituents around
I would like to congratulate you and the ROC Legislative Yuan
on the recent passage of Taiwan's first animal protection law!
The world community thanks you for your commitment to humanely
resolving Taiwan's stray dog problem. This enlightened
approach reflects well upon your beautiful island and its people
under the agreements signed by our organization and Hawalian
Humdne Society with the Republic of China in Taipei this past
HSUS/HSI is pleased and proud to be working with officials
from the council of agriculture and other government and private
agencies to find appropriate solution to this and other animal
protection issues. Paul G, Irwin President HSU/HSI.
However; Beijing government need more and more, educated by
"what's rights in human and animals".
So; Taiwan need your support.