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China And Taiwan

  1. 1. China and Taiwan Ronnie Sanchez Global Studies
  2. 2. Taiwan Province 臺灣省 or 台灣省 <ul><li>Taiwan is a very small island off the shores of china. </li></ul><ul><li>After World War II, Taiwan was taken by the Republic of China. </li></ul><ul><li>In recent years the people of Taiwan have longed for not only independence from China but for there own seat in the United Nations. </li></ul>
  3. 3. “ War” are they going so young? <ul><li>At the age of 18, young men must serve a minimal service of 12 months in the Taiwanese Military. </li></ul><ul><li>Women must serve in the Air Force (non-combat) service. </li></ul>
  4. 4. Compared to China? <ul><li>Yes, it is true that China and Taiwan both have similar requirements when it comes to military concepts. Could it possibly be because the Chinese have “warped” the Taiwanese culture into something more like there own? </li></ul><ul><li>If Taiwan had the opportunity to be its own country, how much of a difference do you think that it would have made on that small little island off the coast of China that we call Taiwan? </li></ul>
  5. 5. Why not give Taiwan Independence? <ul><li>China’s leadership believes in complete unified county. For Beijing, this mean the prevention of Taiwan declaring independence from China. </li></ul><ul><li>Unfortunately, Chinese government continues to keep the Taiwan dilemma low on its to do list. This only causes the of separation of the island from the Mainland, and avoids problems it could cause nationally (military). </li></ul><ul><li>The higher Taiwan moves up on Beijing’s agenda the move Beijing raises tension in the region and with the US. </li></ul><ul><li>The potential for confrontation with the US ensures that America remains an army, at least from the military’s perspective. </li></ul><ul><li>As Taiwan has democratized, it’s people have become increasingly less enamored with the prospect of unification. </li></ul><ul><li>Beijing depends on the US to prevent it from perusing a policy that it does not really want to peruse. </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Just a few samples of the Yale Global Newspaper </li></ul></ul>
  6. 6. Death Rate vs. Birth Rates ~Notice the sudden drop(s) in the red graph (Taiwan).
  7. 7. Two land masses. (Fact)
  8. 8. Two countries? (Fact or Fiction) <ul><li>Its only a matter of time before it is declared independent. </li></ul>

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