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Attack on US Embassy in Taiwan

Title
Attack on US Embassy in Taiwan
Genre
News report
TX Date
18 Dec 1978
Year of production
1978
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Duration
00:03:08
Description
Paul Majendie reports on an attack on the US Embassy in Taiwan after the US opened negotiations with China. US President Jimmy Carter has insisted that the US would support Taiwan’s military needs, but a senior defence official claimed China could not attack Taiwan.
Contributors
Paul Majendie
Keywords
USA; Embassies and consulates; China; International relations; Weapons; Arms industry; Embassy buildings; Independence; Taiwan

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