Li Thian-hok
April 1958
Foreign Affairs;Apr1958, Vol. 36 Issue 3, p437
This article shares the author's views on the foreign policy of the U.S. government toward Formosa. According to the author, the moratorium on the Formosan problem does not give hope that the question will simply resolve itself by the passage of time; it does provide an opportunity to ponder a solution of one of the major foreign policy dilemmas facing the U.S. It is argued that before pressure to admit Communist China to the United Nations becomes irresistible, the U.S. should relieve itself of the anomaly of supporting a government which is held to be sovereign where it exerts no authority and which lacks sovereignty where it does.


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