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World China will not allow its sovereignty to be harmed, says Xi

11:50  23 october  2020
11:50  23 october  2020 Source:   ouest-france.fr

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BEIJING (Reuters) - China will not let its sovereignty, security and development interests be undermined, President Xi Jinping said on Friday, adding that 'The Chinese people should not be taken lightly.

Any act of unilateralism, monopolism and intimidation will not work and will only lead to a dead end, added the head of state, who was speaking in Beijing on the 70th anniversary of the deployment of Chinese soldiers in the Korean Peninsula to help North Korea cope with troops led by the United States and South Korea in the 1950-1953 war.

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By Michael Martina BEIJING (Reuters) - China will not allow chaos and war to break out on the Korean peninsula, which would be to no Xi also told the meeting China would safeguard peace and stability in the South China Sea, while at the same time maintaining its sovereignty and rights there.

Image caption Mr Xi said unification was inevitable for China 's rejuvenation. Taiwanese people "must understand that independence will only bring hardship," Mr Xi said , adding Beijing would China however considers the island to be a breakaway province - not a country in its own right - which will

Xi did not directly refer to current relations with the United States, as tensions between Beijing and Washington have reached a level unprecedented in decades due to feuds with President Donald Trump's administration.

The world's two greatest economic powers are at odds on a range of issues, be it trade, security, human rights and the coronavirus.

Xi also called for accelerating the modernization of the Chinese army, stressing that a powerful army was necessary for the motherland to be powerful.

(Ryan Woo, Judy Hua, Lusha Zhang and Linagping Gao; French version Jean Terzian)

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