Sunday, December 25

The Sunday Quote - no 140

Sunday 25th December 2005

''China is becoming a considerable threat because of its increased military spending and nuclear weapons. China has one billion people and nuclear bombs whose military spending has been growing by two digits every year for 17 consecutive years.''

Japan's foreign minister, Taro Aso right


The Christmas Day quote will be posted at 15.15 hrs GMT today. Unlike other commentators the editor of this blog does not feel that it is correct to publish, in whole or in part, Her Majesty's Christmas message until after the official broadcast from Buckingham Palace.