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Peking launches attack on US conservatives

China has accused right-wing Americans of launching a new anticommunist, pro-Taiwan campaign just two months before the White House is expected to decide on further sales of F5-E fighter planes to Taiwan.

In a dispatch from Washington, the official New China News Agency said a number of conservative US politicians jointly called on the Reagan administration not to agree to Peking's demands for an end to United States arms sales to Taiwan.

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