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TERESA POOLE

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TERESA POOLE

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TERESA POOLE

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Sir: Regarding your leading article, "Resisting the roar of the dragon" (12 March), it is absolutely untrue that President Lee Teng-hui is committed to independence which you mentioned in your article. President Lee Teng-hui has reiterated his stance against independence and appealed for peaceful solutions many times on different occasions.

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