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1989 Jun 7 We
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China: UKE Washington to FCO ("US/China") [intelligence community has no collateral of PLA in-fighting "although there is plenty of evidence that some units … have stayed aloof from the crackdown"; "CIA see no evidence that an alternative mililtary leadership is emerging", therefore wary of press speculation China on verge of civil war] [declassified 2016]

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Document kind:telegram
Source:PREM19/2597 f120
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Importance ranking:Major
Word count:2pp
Themes:Defence (general), Foreign policy (Asia), Foreign policy (USA), Security Services

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