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China warns Lithuania over Taiwan representative office

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BEIJING – China warned Lithuania on Tuesday not to “send the wrong signals to Taiwan independence forces” after the Chinese-claimed island said it would open a representative office in the Baltic state.

“We urge Lithuania to abide by the one-China principle and not to send the wrong signals to Taiwan independence forces,” China’s Taiwan Affairs Office said in a statement.

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