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Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the People's Republic of China

The Mandate of Heaven - Selections from the Shu Jing (The Classic of History) (c. 6th Century BCE)

Islam in China, 650-1980

Treaty between Koxinga and the Dutch Government, Signed at Castle Zeelandia, 1 February 1662

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The Taiping Rebellion, 1851-1864

Engagement Between Japan and China Respecting Formosa, Signed 31 October 1874

Protocol for the Suspension of Hostilities between France and China, and Explanatory Note, Signed at Paris 4 April 1885

Kaiser Wilhelm II and German Interests in China

First Sino-Japanese War Peace Settlement, Convention of Armistice, Signed at Shimonoseki 30 March 1895

First Sino-Japanese War Peace Settlement, Treaty of Shimonoseki, Signed at Shimonoseki, 17 April 1895

First Sino-Japanese War Peace Settlement, Separate Articles to the Treaty of Shimonoseki relating to Weihaiwei, Signed at Shimonoseki, 17 April 1895

Map demarcating the Liaotung Peninsula annexed to the Treaty of Shimonoseki, 17 April 1895

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Yao Chen-Yuan: "My Adventures During the Boxer War," 1900

Fei Ch'i-hao: The Boxer Rebellion, 1900

Pierre Loti: When the Allies Entered Peking, 1900

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John W. Foster, "The Chinese Boycott," Atlantic Monthly, January 1906

Paul Reinsch, "A Parliament for China," Atlantic Monthly, December 1909

Ching Chun Wang, "A Plea for the Recognition of the Chinese Republic," Atlantic Monthly, January 1913

THE "BLACK-DRAGON" STATEMENT OF JAPANESE POLICY IN CHINA AS A RESULT OF THE EUROPEAN WAR. (WRITTEN IN 1914.)

DOCUMENTS RELATING TO THE TWENTY-ONE DEMANDS MADE BY JAPAN ON CHINA IN 1915, (A) JAPAN'S REVISED DEMANDS ON CHINA, Presented April 26, 1915, following the original Twenty-one Demands on China, presented Jan. 18, 1915

CHINA'S REPLY TO JAPAN'S REVISED DEMANDS, China's Reply of May 1, 1915, to the Japanese Revised Demands of April 26, 1915

MEMORANDUM READ BY THE MINISTER OF FOREIGN AFFAIRS TO MR. HICKI, THE JAPANESE MINISTER, AT A CONFERENCE HELD AT WAICHIAOPU, MAY 1, 1915

Japan's Ultimatum delivered by the Japanese Minister to the Chinese Government, on May 7th, 1915

REPLY OF THE CHINESE GOVERNMENT TO THE ULTIMATUM OF THE JAPANESE GOVERNMENT, DELIVERED TO THE JAPANESE MINISTER BY THE MINISTER OF FOREIGN AFFAIRS ON THE 8TH OF MAY, 1915

EXTRACT FROM OFFICIAL STATEMENT ISSUED BY THE CHINESE GOVERNMENT AFTER THE ACCEPTANCE OF THE JAPANESE ULTIMATUM, MAY 8TH, 1915

Sun Yat-sen "Fundamentals of National Reconstruction" (1923 CE)

Mao Zedong: The People's Democratic Dictatorship

J. V. Stalin, THE REVOLUTION IN CHINA AND THE TASKS OF THE COMINTERN, Speech Delivered at the Tenth Setting, Eight Plenum of the E.C.C.I., May 24, 1927

The Tragedy of the Chinese Revolution by Harold Isaacs, 1938

Statement of The Central Committee of The Chinese Communist Party, February 1, 1947

Memorandum sent by Mr. John Leighton Stuart, United States Ambassador to China, to Generalissimo Chiang Kai-shek, Chairman of the National Government of the Republic of China, informing him of the situation in Taiwan, "Memorandum on the Situation in Taiwan," April 18, 1947

The Common Program of The Chinese People's Political Consultative Conference, 1949, Adopted by the First Plenary Session of the Chinese People's PCC on September 29th, 1949 in Peking

Memorandum from George Kennan, dated August 23, 1950, to Dean Acheson expressing thoughts on foreign policy in the Far East. Papers of Dean Acheson.

Statement to the 51st National Encampment of the Veterans of Foreign Wars by General Douglas MacArthur discussing U.S. foreign and military policy in the Far East. Papers of Harry S. Truman: President's Secretary's Files.

Order, as dictated by the President, from the Secretary of Defense to General Douglas MacArthur, dated August 26, 1950, ordering the withdrawal of MacArthur's statement to the 51st National Encampment of the Veterans of Foreign Wars. Papers of Harry S. Truman: President's Secretary's Files.

"Memorandum for record of the events of Saturday August 26, 1950," by Lucius Battle recounting the discussions surrounding the Presidential order for withdrawal of MacArthur's statement to the Veterans of Foreign Wars. Papers of Harry S. Truman: President's Secretary's Files.

Message from Douglas MacArthur, dated August 27, 1950, to the Secretary of Defense regarding the order to withdraw MacArthur's statement to the Veterans of Foreign Wars. Papers of Harry S. Truman: President's Secretary's Files.

Letter from President Truman, dated August 27, 1950, to Warren Austin reiterating the U.S. position on Formosa. Papers of Harry S. Truman: President's Secretary's Files.

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Message from the President, dated August 29, 1950, to Douglas MacArthur transmitting a copy of the President's letter Warren Austin reiterating the U.S. position on Formosa. Papers of Harry S. Truman: President's Secretary's Files.

National Intelligence Estimate, NIE-15, "Probable Soviet Moves to Exploit the Present Situation," 11 December 1950

US, NSC 100, "Recommended Policies and Actions in Light of the Grave World Situation ," 11 January 1951

Memorandum by John Paton Davies, Jr., "Spring and Summer Prospects," Washington, DC, 23 January 1951

Treaty of Peace with Japan, Signed at San Francisco, 8 September 1951, Initial entry into force 28 April 1952

Protocol to the Treaty of Peace with Japan, Opened for signature at San Francisco, 8 September 1951, Initial entry into force 28 April 1952

Treaty of Peace between the Republic of China and Japan, Signed at Taipei, 28 April 1952, Entered into force, 5 August 1952, by the exchange of the instruments of ratification at Taipei

Protocol to the Treaty of Peace between the Republic of China and Japan, Signed at Taipei, 28 April 1952, Entered into force, 5 August 1952, by the exchange of the instruments of ratification at Taipei

Exchange of Notes between Japanese and Chinese Plenipotentiaries, Taipei, 28 April 1952

Agreed Minutes between Japanese and Chinese Plenipotentiaries, Taipei, 28 April 1952

Address by Alfred le Sesne Jenkins, Officer in Charge, Chinese Political Affairs, before the American Academy of Political and Social Science, Philadelphia, Pa., "Present United States Policy Toward China," April 2, 1954, Department of State Bulletin, April 26, 1954

United States - ROC Joint Statement, 1 December 1954

Mutual Defense Treaty between the United States of America and the Republic of China, Signed at Washington, 2 December 1954, Entered into Force 3 March 1955 by the exchange of instruments of ratification at Taipei. Terminated by the United States of America 1980

Exchange of Notes Constituting an Agreement between the United States of America and the Republic of China Relating to the Mutual Defense Treaty of 2 December 1954. Done at Washington, 10 December 1954

The Complete Reference to China/Chinese Related Web Sites

WGBH, "Tug of War: The Story of Taiwan"

"The Beijing-Washington Back-Channel and Henry Kissinger's Secret Trip to China, September 1970-July 1971," National Security Archive Electronic Briefing Book No. 66, Edited by William Burr, February 27, 2002

US, Kissinger to Nixon, "Contact with the Chinese," circa 12 September 1970, with excerpt from "Daily Brief" attached

US, Memorandum of Conversation, Kissinger and Jean Sainteny, Paris, 27 September 1970

US, Memorandum of Conversation, "Meeting Between the President and Pakistan President Yahya," Washington, DC, 25 October 1970

US, Kissinger to Nixon, "My Conversation with President Ceausescu, Tuesday, October 27", with memcon attached, Washington, DC, 31 October 1970,

W. R. Smyser, National Security Council Staff, to Kissinger, "Letter from Your Friend in Paris, and Other Chinese Miscellania," 7 November 1970

Resolution on the Representation of China in the United Nations, Adopted by the 1913th plenary session of General Assembly on 20 November 1970 by a vote of 66-52-7

US, Kissinger to Nixon, "Chinese Communist Initiative," c. 10 December 1970, enclosing draft Note Verbal and message from Zhou Enlai, as conveyed by Hilaly, with comments by Yahya

US, Memo by Hilaly, Record of a Discussion with Mr. Henry Kissinger at the White House on 16th December 1970 on the subject of opening relations with China

US, Memo of Record by Col. Richard T. Kennedy, 16 December 1970, enclosing response to PRC via Hilaly and Yahya, Top Secret/Sensitive, delivered in Beijing on 5 January 1971

US, Kissinger to Nixon, "Conversation with Ambassador Bogdan on the opening to China, Map Room, January 11, 1971, " 12 January 1971, Top Secret/Sensitive, with Nixon's handwritten comments

US, Smyser to Kissinger, "Message from Sainteny," 18 January 1971, with Kissinger's hand-written comments

US, Smyser to Kissinger, "Message from Sainteny," 29 January 1971

US, Memorandum of Conversation by David Halperin, National Security Council Staff, Bogdan-Kissinger meeting, 29 January 1971

US, Ray Cline to Acting Secretary Irwin, Intelligence Brief, "Communist-China/US: Peking's People's Diplomacy: A `New Page' in Sino-American Relations," 14 April 1971

US, Statement by Nixon on Travel and Trade with PRC, 14 April 1971

Statement by President Nixon to American Society of Newspaper Editors on relations with China, 16 April 1971

Letter from Haig to Walters, with letter to Sainteny and message to PRC, 27 April 1971, Top Secret/Sensitive; text of message annotated by Kissinger

Message from Zhou Enlai to Nixon, 21 April 1971, received 27 April 1971, responding to Nixon's 16 December 1970 message

Record of Nixon-Kissinger Telephone Conversation Discussing Zhou's Message and Possible Envoys to China, 27 April 1971

Text of President Nixon's Press Conference, 29 April 1971

US, Alexander Haig, Extract of Memorandum of Conversation with Pakistani Ambassador Hilaly on the China initiative, dated May 5, 1971

US, Haig to Nixon, "China," 5 May 1971

Message from Nixon to Zhou, via Hilaly, 10 May 1971

US, Kissinger to Nixon, "Meeting with Ambassador Farland, May 7, 1971," 15 May 1971

Message from Kissinger to Farland, enclosing message to PRC on SALT announcement, 20 May 1971

Message from Farland to Kissinger on the China initiative, 22 May 1971

Message from Zhou to Nixon, 29 May 1971, with commentary, conveyed by Hilaly to White House

Assessment and summary of Zhou message, conveyed to Nixon on 31 May 1971

Message to the Government of the People's Republic of China, from Nixon to Zhou, given to Hilaly on 4 June 1971

Letter from Hilaly to Kissinger, 19 June 1971, with message from Yahya on Kissinger travel arrangements

Winston Lord to Kissinger, "Your Meeting with Ambassador Hilaly," 21 June 1971

Message from Kissinger to Ambassador Farland on trip to Pakistan, 22 June 1971

Message from Kissinger to Farland, late June 1971, on travel arrangements

Memorandum for the President's Files, "Meeting Between President, Dr. Kissinger, and General Haig, Thursday, July 1, Oval Office," 1 July 1971

Memorandum of Conversation, Kissinger and Zhou, 9 July1971, 4:35-11:20 PM, Top Secret / Sensitive / Exclusively Eyes Only, with cover memo by Lord, 29 July 1971

Memorandum of Conversation, Kissinger and Zhou, 10 July 1971, Afternoon (12:10 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.), Top Secret/Sensitive/Exclusively Eyes Only, with cover memo by Lord, 6 August 1971

Memorandum of Conversation, Kissinger and Zhou, 10 July 1971, Evening (11:20 - 11:50 p.m.), Top Secret /Sensitive / Exclusively Eyes Only, with cover memo by Lord, 12 August 1971

Memorandum of Conversation, Kissinger and Ye Jianying, 11 July 1971, Early Morning and Morning (12:00 midnight - 1:40 a.m.; 9:50 a.m. - 10:35 a.m.)

Memorandum of Conversation, Kissinger and Zhou, 11 July 1971, 10:35 a.m. - 11:55 a.m.

Message from Kissinger to Haig, 11 July 1971, on progress of talks in China

Kissinger to Nixon, "My Talks with Chou En-lai," 14 July 1971

Memorandum for the President's Files, "Briefing of the White House Staff on the July 15 Announcement of the President's Trip to Peking," 19 July 1971

Resolution on the Restoration of the Lawful Rights of the People's Republic of China in the United Nations, Adopted by the 1967th plenary session of General Assembly on 25 October 1971 by a vote of 76-35-17

William Burr, National Security Archives, "Nixon's Trip to China," 11 December 2003

US, Memorandum of Conversation, Nixon and Chou En-Lai, on Taiwan Issues, 22 February 1972, 2:10 p.m. - 6:10 p.m.

US, Memorandum of Conversation, Kissinger and Yeh Chien-ying on Taiwan Issues, 23 February 1972, 9:35 a.m. - 12:34 p.m.

US, Memorandum of Conversation, Nixon and Chou En-Lai on Taiwan Issues, 23 February 1972, 2:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.

US, Memorandum of Conversation, Nixon and Chou En-Lai on Taiwan Issues, 24 February 1972, 5:15 p.m. - 8:05 p.m.

Shanghai Communiqué, 28 February 1972

US, Department of State, Memorandum of Conversation, Henry Kissinger and Chou En-Lai, 13 November 1973

US, Department of State, Memorandum of Conversation, Henry Kissinger and Vice Foreign Minister Qiao Guanhua, 2 October 1974

US, Department of State, Memorandum of Conversation, President Gerald Ford and Chairman Mao Tse-Tung, 2 December 1975

US, Department of State, Memorandum of Conversation, President Gerald Ford and Vice Premier Deng Xiao-Ping

Treaty of Peace and Friendship between Japan and the People's Republic of China, Signed at Beijing, 12 August 1978, Entered into force 23 October 1978 by the exchange of the instruments of ratification at Tokyo

Joint Communiqué on the Establishment of Diplomatic Relations between the US and the People's Republic of China, 1 January 1979

Taiwan Relations Act, United States Code, Title 22, Chapter 48, Sections 3301 - 3316, Enacted 10 April 1979

Joint Communiqué on Arms Sales to Taiwan, 17 August 1982

The "Six Assurances" to Taiwan, July 1982

Orville Schell, "China's Andrei Sakharov," Atlantic Monthly, May 1988

Orville Schell, "Once Again, Long Live Chairman Mao," Atlantic Monthly, December 1992

Speeches, Statements, and Testimony on China, Bureau of East Asian and Pacific Affairs, U.S. Department of State, 1995-present

Rand Corporation, "China: Domestic Change and Foreign Policy," 1995

China News Digest

Chang Ch'ien's far-ranging diplomacy laid the groundwork for Han conquest -- and the link between East and West, By John Hood

Diaoyutai Fact Sheet

The Spratley Islands

Chinese Security Homepage

October 4, 1994, JOINT UNITED STATES-PEOPLE'S REPUBLIC OF CHINA STATEMENT ON MISSILE PROLIFERATION; JOINT UNITED STATES-PEOPLE'S REPUBLIC OF CHINA STATEMENT ON STOPPING PRODUCTION OF FISSILE MATERIALS FOR NUCLEAR WEAPONS

PBS Frontline Special on Tiananmen Square, "The Gate of Heavenly Peace"

"Continue to Promote the Reunification of the Motherland," by Jiang Zemin, January 30, 1995

STATEMENT BY H.E. MR. QIAN QICHEN, VICE PREMIER AND MINISTER OF FOREIGN AFFAIRS AND CHAIRMAN OF THE DELEGATION OF THE PEOPLE'S REPUBLIC OF CHINA AT THE 50TH SESSION OF THE UNITED NATIONS GENERAL ASSEMBLY, 27 SEPTEMBER, 1995

"China's Air Force Enters the 21st Century," Kenneth W. Allen, Glenn Krumel, Jonathan D. Pollack, RAND Corporation, 1995

"Chinese Political Negotiating Behavior, 1967-1984," Richard H. Solomon, RAND Corporation, 1995

"China: Domestic Change and Foreign Policy," Michael D. Swaine, RAND Corporation, 1995

TAIWAN RELATIONS ACT Public Law 96-8 96th Congress, 10 April 1979

November 15, 1996, "Trade and Human Rights in China," by James A. Dorn. James A. Dorn is vice president for academic affairs at the Cato Institute and coeditor of Economic Reform in China.

ECONOMIC POWER IN THE SINO-U.S. RELATIONSHIP, Kevin F. Donovan, INSS Occasional Paper 5, Regional Series, December 1995, USAF Institute for National Security Studies, US Air Force Academy, Colorado

Inside China Today

Free Eastern Turkestan!

Citizens Against Communist Chinese Propaganda

Pacific Rim Review

Republic of China, Government Information Office

Michael D. Swaine, "Don't Demonize China: Rhetoric About Its Military Might Doesn't Reflect Reality." The Washington Post, Sunday, May 18 1997; Page C01

Farewell to Deng Xiaoping

Political Resources on the Net: China

China News Service

China Daily

China Internet Network Information Center

China Council for Internaitonal Cooperation on Environment and Development

Yahoo's Current Events File on Transfer of Hong Kong

Peter Ferdinand, "Social Change and the Chinese Communist Party," Journal of International Affairs, Winter 1996

Frank Dikötter, "Culture, Race, and Nation: The Formation of National Identity in Twentieth Century China," Journal of International Affairs, Winter 1996

Modernization of the PLA Navy and East Asian Regional Security Issues, David C. Johnson, Journal of Public and International Affairs, July 1996

"Chinese Development and PLA Enterprises: Security Prospects and Implications," Kevin F. Roth, Journal of Public and International Affairs, July 1996

United States Information Agency, US-China Relations, 1997

China: New Resources

Speeches, St!tements, and Testimony on China, Bureau of East Asian and Pacific Affairs, U.S. Department of State

"China, the United States, and Security Policy in East Asia," A. JAMES GREGOR, Parameters, Summer 1996, pp. 92-101.

"Does China Threaten Asia-Pacific Regional Stability?," KARL W. EIKENBERRY,  Parameters, Spring 1995, pp. 82-103.

BEYOND THE MFN DEBATE: A COMPREHENSIVE TRADE STRATEGY TOWARD CHINA, Robert P. O'Quinn,Policy Analyst, The Heritage Foundation, Asia Studies Center Backgrounder No. 148, May 16, 1997

National Security: Impact of China's Military Modernization in the Pacific Region, GAO/NSIAD-95-84, June 6, 1995, United States General Accounting Office

Zhengyuan Fu, "CHINA'S PERCEPTION OF THE TAIWAN ISSUE," Posted April 29, 1997

Council on Foreign Relations, Policy Impact Panel, "China and the United States: Strategic Partners or Adversaries?" June 2, 1997

James V. Feinerman, "Chinese Participation in the International Legal Order: Rogue Elephant or Team Player?,"  The China Quarterly, March 1995

U.S. Department of State, China Country Report on Human Rights Practices for 1996, Released by the Bureau of Democracy, Human Rights, and Labor January 30, 1997.

Congressional Research Service: Report for Congress, 95-750 SJune 26, 1995,  "China's Sinister View of U.S. Policy: Origins, Implications and Options," by Robert Sutter, Senior Specialist in International Politics, Office of Senior Specialists

Statement of Ambassador Winston Lord, Assistant Secretary of State, Bureau of East Asian and Pacific Affairs, October 11, 1995, Before the Senate Foreign Relations Committee, Asia and Pacific Affairs Subcommittee, "U.S. Policy toward China: Security and Military Considerations"

Reference Documents, Foreign Affairs, Trade, Human Rights and Non-Proliferation Persist as Central Themes in U.S.-China Dialogue, (11/20/96-11/26/96)

Gerald Segal, "East Asia and the "Constrainment" of China," International Security, Vol. 20, no. 4 (Spring 1996)

"Making the Right Choices in Twenty-first Century Sino-American Relations," by Liu Ji, Speech delivered at the Fairbank Center for East Asian Research, Harvard University, 27 May 1997

CURRENT STATUS OF NEGOTIATIONS BETWEEN THE TIBETAN GOVERNMENT IN EXILE AND THE PEOPLE'S REPUBLIC OF CHINA, HEARING BEFORE THE COMMITTEE ON INTERNATIONAL RELATIONS, HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES, ONE HUNDRED FIFTH CONGRESS, FIRST SESSION, NOVEMBER 6, 1997

U.S./CHINA RELATIONS AND HUMAN RIGHTS: IS CONSTRUCTIVE ENGAGEMENT WORKING? HEARING BEFORE THE SUBCOMMITEE ON INTERNATIONAL OPERATIONS AND HUMAN RIGHTS OF THE COMMITTEE ON INTERNATIONAL RELATIONS, HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES, ONE HUNDRED FIFTH CONGRESS, FIRST SESSION, OCTOBER 28, 1997

IMPLEMENTATION OF THE U.S.-CHINA NUCLEAR COOPERATION AGREEMENT: WHOSE INTERESTS ARE SERVED? HEARING BEFORE THE COMMITTEE ON INTERNATIONAL RELATIONS, HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES, ONE HUNDRED FIFTH CONGRESS, FIRST SESSION, OCTOBER 7, 1997

Mark Hertsgaard, "Our Real China Problem," Atlantic Monthly," November 1997

WHITE HOUSE FACT SHEET ON CHINA MFN RENEWAL, (China MFN renewal serves U.S. national interest), Washington --   June 3, 1998

FOREIGN TRADE BARRIERS IN CHINA, (USTR 1998 Foreign Trade Barriers Report)

New York Times, "U.S.-China Summit, 1998"

TRANSCRIPT: PRESIDENTS CLINTON, JIANG DEBATE RIGHTS, TIANANMEN, 27 June 1998

PRESIDENT CLINTON REMARKS AT BEIJING UNIVERSITY, 29 June 1998

U.S., Department of Commerce, China Trade Statistics

Congressional Research Service, January 31, 1995, "China in World Affairs -- U.S. Policy Choices," by Robert G. Sutter, Senior Specialist in International Politics, Office of Senior Specialists

Congressional Research Service: Issue Brief, IB92056, November 16, 1995, "Chinese Missile and Nuclear Proliferation: Issues for Congress," by Robert Shuey and Shirley A. Kan, Foreign Affairs and National Defense Division

"US-Japan-China Relations And The Opening To China: The 1970s," Working Paper No. 5, Yoshihide Soeya, Ph.D., Professor of Political Science, Faculty of Law, Keio University

Statement of Ambassador Winston Lord: "Growth and Role of theChinese Military," October 11, 1995, Committee on Foreign Relations, Subcommittee on East Asian and Pacific Affairs, U.S. Senate

United States Information Service, "Sino-American Relations: Key Documents"

Harold Hongju Koh, Assistant Secretary for Democracy, Human Rights, and Labor, On-the-record briefing on U.S.-China Human Rights Dialogue, As released by the Office of the Spokesman, U.S. Department of State, Washington, DC, January 13, 1999

Harold Hongju Koh, Assistant Secretary  for Democracy, Human Rights and Labor, U.S. Department of State, Testimony Before the House Committee on International Relations, Washington, DC, January 20, 1999

Stanley O. Roth, Assistant Secretary for East Asian and Pacific Affairs, U.S. Department of State, Testimony Before the House International Relations Committee, "Challenges in U.S.-Asia Policy" Subcommittee on East Asia and the Pacific, Washington, DC, February 10, 1999

Stanley O. Roth, Assistant Secretary for East Asian and Pacific Affairs, U.S. Department of State, Address to the Woodrow Wilson Center and the American Institute in Taiwan, "The Taiwan Relations Act at Twenty -- and Beyond," Washington, DC, March 24, 1999

Chinese Military Developments

Susan L. Shirk, Deputy Assistant Secretary for East Asian and Pacific Affairs, U.S. Department of State, Testimony Before the House International Relations Committee, "The Taiwan Relations Act at Twenty," Subcommittee on Asia and the Pacific, Washington, DC, April 14, 1999

James H. Nolt, World Policy Institute, "U.S. China Security Relations," In Focus, Volume 3, Number 19, June 1998 (revised 4/8/99)

Peter Hessler, "Tibet Through Chinese Eyes," The Atlantic Monthly, February 1999

Human Rights in China

The United States House of Representatives, Select Committee on U.S. National Security and Military/Commercial Concerns
with the People's Republic of China (The Cox Report), 1999

People's Republic of China, "Facts Speak Louder Than Words and Lies Will Collapse by Themselves," a refutation of the Cox Report, July 15, 1999

"US-Taiwan Relations: Time to Change Course?" By Zhao Li, April 5, 1999

Stanley O. Roth, Assistant Secretary for East Asian and Pacific Affairs, U.S. Department of State, Testimony Before the House Ways and Means Committee, Subcommittee on Trade, "Renewal of Normal Trade Relations With China," Washington, DC, June 8, 1999

Permanent Normal Trade Relations for China: An Historic Moment for U.S.-China Relations, October 10, 2000

Suiseheng Zhao, "Chinese Nationalism and Its International Orientations," Political Science Quarterly, Vol. 115, no. 1 (Spring 2000)

The Project on Defense Alternatives, "Chinese Military Power"

Adelphi Paper 329, "Arming East Asia," Tim Huxley and Susan Willett, July 1999

Adelphi Paper 325, "Identities and Security in East Asia," Koro Bessho, March 1999

Aaron L. Friedberg, "Will We Abandon Taiwan?," Commentary, May, 2000

STATEMENT OF ADMIRAL DENNIS C. BLAIR, U.S. NAVY COMMANDER IN CHIEF U.S. PACIFIC COMMAND, BEFORE THE SENATE ARMED SERVICES COMMITTEE ON FISCAL YEAR 2002 POSTURE STATEMENT, 27 MARCH 2001

Embassy of the People's Republic of China in the United States, White Paper--"The One-China Principle and the Taiwan Issue," The Taiwan Affairs Office and The Information Office of the State Council, (February 21, 2000 )

James H. Nolt, Foreign Policy In Focus, "U.S.-China-Taiwan Military Relations," Volume 5, Number 11 April 2000

"Milestones in U.S.-Taiwan Relations," Taiwan Studies Institute, 19 January 2001

Muzi.com, Late Line News

U.S., Department of State, Texts of Speeches and Breifings on Taiwan Issue

Taiwan Documents Project

Text: Pentagon Report on Implementation of Taiwan Relations Act, December 19, 2000

"THE TAIWAN RELATIONS ACT -- PAST, AND PERHAPS FUTURE," Harvey J. Feldman, Remarks on "Taiwan National Security," International Forum sponsored by Taiwan International Interchannge Foundation, Taipei, Taiwan, November 7,1998

The Heritage Foundation, "THE TAIWAN RELATIONS ACT AFTER 20 YEARS: KEYS TO PAST AND FUTURE SUCCESS," STEPHEN J. YATES, 16 April 1999

"UNITED STATES-TAIWAN RELATIONS: THE 20TH ANNIVERSARY OF THE TAIWAN RELATIONS ACT, HEARING BEFORE THE COMMITTEE ON FOREIGN RELATIONS UNITED STATES SENATE, ONE HUNDRED SIXTH CONGRESS, FIRST SESSION,MARCH 25, 1999

Richard Lugar, "Timely exit for ambiguity," The Washington Times, 17 May 2001

Colin L. Powell, "THE PROMISE OF CHINA TRADE," The Washington Post, June l, 2001

"WHERE ARE U.S.-CHINA RELATIONS HEADED?" HEARING BEFORE THE SUBCOMMITTEE ON EAST ASIAN AND PACIFIC AFFAIRS OF THE COMMITTEE ON FOREIGN RELATIONS, UNITED STATES SENATE, ONE HUNDRED SEVENTH CONGRESS, FIRST SESSION, MAY 1, 2001

Remarks by President Bush and Chinese Priemier Wen Jiabao, the White House, Washington, DC, 9 December 2003

Qian Qichen, "US adjusts security strategy after Sept. 11 attacks," People's Daily Online, 21 January 2004

"US dissuades Sinopec from bidding in Iranian oil-field," People's Daily Online, 6 February 2004

Overview of U.S. Policy Toward Taiwan, James A. Kelly, Assistant Secretary of State for East Asian and Pacific Affairs, Testimony at a hearing on Taiwan, House International Relations Committee, Washington, DC, April 21, 2004

Bruce Odessey, "Chinese Weapons Proliferation Threat a Major U.S. Concern: United States sanctions China's repeat offenders for controlled export lapses," US Department of State, Washington, 2 May 2005

Robert B. Zoellick, Deputy Secretary of State, "Whither China: From Membership to Responsibility?" Remarks to National Committee on U.S.-China Relations
New York City, September 21, 2005

John J. Tkacik, Jr., "Hedging Against China," Backgrounder #1925, The Heritage Foundation, April 17, 2006

Esther Pan, "The Scope of China's Military Threat," Council on Foreign Relations, June 2, 2006

Kenneth Lieberthal and Mikkal Herberg, "China’s Search for Energy Security: Implications for U.S. Policy," The National Bureau of Asian Research, Volume 17, number 1, April 2006

Elizabeth Economy, "A Blame Game China Needs to Stop," Washington Post, December 3, 2006

Elizabeth Economy, "China vs. Earth," The Nation, April 19, 2007 (May 7, 2007 issue)

The Economist, "China may become the world's single biggest polluter sooner than you think," 25 April 2007

Forbes, "China may sell off Treasury bonds if US imposes trade sanctions - report," 8 August 2007

Ambrose Evans-Pritchard, "China threatens 'nuclear option' of dollar sales," The Telegraph (UK), 10 August 2007

Joseph Kahn and Jim Yardley, "As China Roars, Pollution Reaches Deadly Extremes," New York Times, August 26, 2007

Adam Wolfe, "Chinese Banks Becoming Powerful Factor in the Global Financial Sector," Power and Interest News Report, 07 November 2007

US, General Accountability Office, "U.S.-China Trade: USTR's China Compliance Reports and Plans Could Be Improved," GAO-08-405, April 14, 2008

International Crisis Group, "China’s Thirst for Oil," Asia Report N°153, 9 June 2008

CAPT David L. O. Hayward (Rtd), "China's Oil Supply Dependence," Journal of Energy Security, 18 June 2009

Robert E. Scott, "Unfair China Trade Costs Local Jobs," Economic Policy Institute, March 23, 2010

Mark Landler, "A New Era of Gunboat Diplomacy," New York Times, 12 November 2011

US, Department of Defense, Annual Report to Congress: Military and Security Developments Involving the People’s Republic of China 2012, May 2012, Washinghton, D.C.

Amitai Etzioni, "The End of China's Rise," The National Interest, July 25, 2012

Liah Greenfeld, "The Roots of Chinese/Japanese Rivalry," Project Syndicate, 29 September 2012


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