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Jason Reed: Taiwan, Britain and the UN. It's time to rethink the One-China Policy

Posted On: 25 Sep 2020   |   Posted By: Conservative Home

Jason Reed is External Communications Officer at the British Conservation Alliance.
The World Health Organisation , which is an arm of the UN, has come under a great deal of scrutiny this year as a result of its disastrous leadership throughout the pandemic, the most troubling aspect of which is its close links with China.
When the Coronavirus first emerged, transparency of information in government was suddenly more pivotal than ever before. But little to no information sharing occurred between countries at that crucial time, thanks to the combination of the WHO being at Beijing's behest and the Chinese Communist Party's aversion to openness of any kind. The cost of that failure was tens of thousands of lives.
The CCP's tentacles extend far beyond the WHO, of course. The Chinese government has spent the last several decades worming its way into every corner of the UN. Perhaps the most obvious manifestation of that is the UN's persistent refusal to recognise Taiwan as anything other than Chinese...

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