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Despite the antagonistic tone, Murph does make a good point - that Russia agreed to Ukrainian sovereignty and the PRC never agreed to Taiwan's. In fact, the PRC's position has been strengthened by the Republic of China (Taiwan)'s generation long position that there was only one China (which it claimed to be the rightful ruler of).

And yes, there is a difference between a hissy fit of encircling Taiwan with warships and bombing civilian areas.

So, he's right that, while the issues appear parallel, the facts aren't.

Jeff
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