CPPCC calls for fight against 'Taiwan independence'
Updated: 2005-12-31 07:09
China's top advisory body concluded its annual session in Beijing Monday
morning after adopting a political resolution which calls on the nation to
firmly oppose and check "Taiwan independence" secessionist forces and
The Fourth Session of the Tenth National Committee of the
Chinese People's Political Consultative Conference (CPPCC), attended by more
than 2,000 advisors from across the country, opened on March 3.
shall unite all descendants of the Chinese nation who love the motherland to
resolutely oppose and check 'Taiwan independence ' secessionist forces and
activities, and contribute to the development of cross-Straits relations and the
reunification of our motherland," the resolution said.
CPPCC members walk
out of the Great Hall of the People after the close of their annual
session in Beijing March 13, 2006. [Xinhua]
authorities have accelerated the steps of "Taiwan independence" this year, in
overt defiance to the strong opposition of compatriots on both sides of the
Taiwan Straits, the resolution said.
It is a dangerous step that
undermines the cross-Straits relations for Taiwan leader to cease the function
of the "National Unification Council" and cease the application of the council's
guidelines on unifying with the mainland, said the resolution.
determination to safeguard our country's sovereignty and territorial integrity
is unshakable," the resolution said.
In the political resolution, the
annual session also hailed the "socialist conception on honor and disgrace"
raised by President Hu Jintao, also general secretary of the Communist Party of
China Central Committee, at a panel discussion with the country's political
advisors during the session.
The resolution said it is imperative to
promote the conception and make it part of social norms.
which stresses the value of patriotism, hard work and plain living, belief in
science, consciousness of serving the people, solidarity, honesty and
credibility, and observation of the law, is a perfect combination of the
traditional Chinese value and modern virtue, the resolution said.
President Hu Jintao and other Chinese leaders were present at the
closing meeting presided over by Jia Qinglin, chairman of the CPPCC National
Speaking at the meeting, Jia urged CPPCC committees and
members at all levels to shoulder their sacred historical mission.
shall take it our major task to help promote the development of our country,"
He urged CPPCC members to help the Party and government
maintain social stability and contribute to the building of a harmonious society
by keeping close ties with the masses, to be concerned with their interests, and
reflect their opinions.
The CPPCC is a patriotic united front
organization of the Chinese people, serving as a key mechanism for multi-party
cooperation and political consultation under the leadership of the Communist
Party of China (CPC), and a major manifestation of socialist