The Canadian Press

1999-04-14 | China Axworthy

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The foreign affairs minister said flying Tibet's flag over Newfoundland's capital during a visit on Apr. 14 by the Chinese premier was unfortunate. Lloyd Axworthy said he was not sure waving the flag of a disputed territory was the way to get things done. St. John's Mayor Andy Wells allowed the flag to fly from city hall to protest China's human rights record during a visit by Zhu Rongji (joo rahng-jee).

Date: 1999-04-14
Placeline: OTTAWA, Ontario.
Source: The Canadian Press
Length: 16 seconds

Transcript Prediction: << there are some very serious things that need to be discussed with a Chinese on on these files on human rights on another matters and I'm not sure the flag of flags of us were doing it but it never decide to do it that's why I prefer to deal with more serious way >>