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ri0fNPCAnti_Secession

    ;LegislativeProcedure

    ;leng,directoroftheNPCStandingCommitteeLegislativeAffairsCommission,explains

    ;1ti-SecessionLaw.

    ;AFTERseriousconsiderationandfulldiscussion,theStandingCommitteeofthe10thNationalCo

    ngressDecember25,2004togo

    ;thelegislativeprocedure

    ;People’S

    ;decidedon

    ;aheadwith

    ;toenactan

    ;antisecessionlaw,thusprovidinglegal ;supportforChina’Seffortstosafeguard

    ;itsterritorialintegrityandpreventsepa

    ;ratistactivities.Suchalawiscommon; ;clausestoprotectnationalunitycanbe ;foundinmanycountries’constitutions.

    ;includingCanada.RussiaandtheUnit

    ;edKingdom.

    ;TaiwanIsanInalienable

    ;PartofChina

    ;Throughouthistory,Taiwanhasbeen ;apartofChineseterritory.butitsloca

    ;tionandresultingsocialsituationhave ;madetheislandprovincevulnerableto ;foreignoccupationandseparatistrule. ;Inthelast400years.Taiwanhasbeen ;occupiedbyf0reigninvadersfor88 ;years,underseparatistrulefor76years, ;andunitedwiththeChinesemainland ;f0rsome236years.Despitethesehis

    ;toricalvicissitudes.Taiwanhasbeenun

    ;derChineseiurisdictionforthreefifths

    ;ofthepast400years.Reunificationof ;thewholecountryiSamatterofhistori

    ;calprogression.

    ;Inrecentyears,economictiesbe

    ;tweenbothsidesoftheTaiwanStraits ;havebecomemuchstronger.Today,the

;ChinesemainlandiSTaiwan’Slargest

    ;importer.andTaiwaniSthemainland’S

    ;secondlargestexporter.Bilateraltrade ;haspropelledTaiwan’Seconomy.The

    ;Chinesemainlandstrictlyadheresto ;the”oneChina”principle.However,

    ;statementsmadebyTaiwan’Sforlner

    ;andcurrentleaders.LeeTenghuiand ;ChenShuibian,respectivelyreferringto ;“twonations”and”onesideonecoun—

    ;try.”constituteobstructionstothede—

    ;velopmentofcrossstraitsrelations.In ;

    ;TheNPCStandingCommitteeunanimouslyagreestosubmitthedraft

    ;lawforexaminationandapprovalbytheNationalPeople’sCongress.

    ;response,organlzatlonsandpeopleon ;bothsidesoftheStraitshaveheldsever- ;aIseminarsendorsingthe”onecountry.

    ;twosystems”principleandcondemn—

    ;ingseparatistactions.OverseasChinese ;andChinesecompatriotshavefounded ;morethanl30associationsforthepro

    ;motionofChina’speacefulreunifica

    ;tionandsimilarorganizationsinmore ;than80countriesaroundtheworld. ;AccordingtoLiWeiyi,spokesman ;fortheStateCouncilTaiwanAffairsOf- ;rice.Taiwan’sstatusaspartofChinais

    ;unauestiOnable,ashasbeenstipulated ;inwel1.documentedinternationalproto

    ;colssuchastheCairoDeclarationand ;thePotsdamProclamation.Initsl945 ;TermsofSurrendertheJapanesegov

    ;ernmentagreedtoearnestlyfulfilleach ;dutystipulatedinthePotsdamProc

    ;lamation.andreturnTaiwanandthe ;PenghuislandstoChina.Thisindisput, ;ablehistoricalfactwaswitnessedbythe ;internationalcommunity.andassuch ;couldneverbemanipulatedortwisted ;byanyoneoranygrouptomeanany’

    ;thingelse.

    ;SafeguardNational

    ;SecurityandUnityby

;WayofLaw

    ;ThoughtheTaiwanissueisundoubt

    ;edlyChina’sinternalaffair,ithasa

    ;bearingonregionalaswellasglobal ;ChinesecompatriotsinNewYorkdemonstrateagainstTaiwanindependence

    ;insuppo~oftheChinesegovernment’seffo~stosafeguardthenation’ssoy- ;ereigntyandterritorialintegrity.Photoscou~esyofCnsphoto

    ;stability.InameetingwithUSPresident ;Georgew.Bush.onthesidelinesoflast ;November’sAPECIeaders’summit.

    ;ChinesePresidentHuJintaopointed ;outthatthecurrentsituationacrossthe ;Straitsishighlycomplexandsensitive, ;astheTaiwanauthoritystillclingstoits ;separatiststancethat”Taiwanjsasover-

    ;eigncountry,’’andattemptstosecedethe

    ;islandfromChina.Safeguardingthena

    ;tion’ssovereigntyandterritorialintegri—

    ;tyisoneofChina’scoreinterests.stated

    ;PresidentHu,andtheChinesegovern

    ;mentadherestothepoliciesof”peace—

    ;fuIreunification”and”onecountrV.two

    ;systems.”Itiswillingtomakeevery

    ;eflf0ntoresolvetheTaiwanissueand ;realizereunificationbypeacefulmeans. ;However.Chinawillnevertolerate”Tai—

    ;wanindependence”andsecession.F0r

    ;thepastyears,Chinahasbeenworking ;hardtoresumeandconductcrossstraits

    ;dialogue.Ithasrepeatedlydeclaredthat ;everythingcanbediscussedontheba

    ;sisofthe”oneChina”principle.Such

    ;talkswillberesumedimmediatelyafter ;theTaiwanauthorityendorsesthe’’one

    ;China”understanding,reachedinl992

    ;bytheChinesemainlandAssociation ;f0rRelationsacrosstheTaiwanStraits ;(ARATS)andtheTaiwanbasedStraits

    ;ExchangeFoundation(SEF).Duringa ;regularpressconferenceonDecember, ;2l2004.ForeignMinistryspokesman ;LiuJianchaosaidthatsecuringpeace ;andstabilityacrosstheTaiwanStraits ;andtheentireAsiaPacificregionisin

    ;thecommoninterestsofChinaandthe ;world.

    ;TheNationalPeople’sCongress

    ;startedtheantisecession1aw1egis

    ;lationinaneflf0ntocontainTaiwan ;separatismandtopromotepeaceand ;prosperityacrosstheTaiwanStraitsand ;theAsia—Pacificregion.TheC’hinese

    ;governmentstandsfirmtothe”peace—

    ;fulreunification”policy.andthe”one

    ;country,twosystems”principle,andis

    ;determinedtosparenoeff0ntorealize ;thepeacefuIresolutionoftheTaiwan ;issue.Chinaisalsopreparedtowork ;withothercountriestoachieveregional ;peaceandstability.

    ;Thedraftantisecessionlawisde

    ;rivedfromtheChineseConstitution.Its ;descriptionofTaiwan’sstatustherefore

    ;conforillstOthatoftheConstitution. ;XiaoWeiyun,alegalexpert,saysthe ;movetobringthepolicyintolawisvi

    ;tallyimportantincombatingseparatist ;activit[标签:快照]

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