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Taiwan to be major issue: ex-AIT head

RICHARD BUSH:Heritage Foundation Asian Studies Center director Walter Lohman contradicted the former AIT chairman, saying talk of Taiwan would only be ‘pro forma’

By William Lowther  /  Staff reporter in WASHINGTON

He asked Obama to impress upon Xi the need to dismantle the large number of missiles targeted at Taiwan and to renounce the use of force against Taiwan.

“This is the best way to maintain peace and stability in Asia,” Kao said.

Xi arrives in Washington tomorrow and is scheduled to attend a working dinner at the White House. On Friday he will hold a joint news conference with Obama, meet congressional leaders and attend a state dinner.

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