Expressing the sense of the Senate regarding democratic reforms and human rights on Taiwan report together with additional views (to accompany S. Res. 210). by

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  • Human rights -- Taiwan.,
  • Taiwan -- Politics and government -- 1988-2000.

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SeriesReport / 101st Congress, 1st session, Senate -- 101-213.
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Pagination9 p. ;
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