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Wednesday, 28 September 1949

Mr RYAN (FLINDERS, VICTORIA) - Can the Minister foi External Affairs say whether it is correct that the Government of the United Kingdom has decided to grant de jure recognition to the Communists in China if and when they form a government? 1 point out that recognition of a Communist administration in China implies the withdrawal of diplomatic recognition from the present Nationalist Government. If the British Government grants such recognition to the Communists, what action does the Australian Government propose to take concerning China?

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