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  1. Recognise Taiwan as a country

    The government responded

    The UK believes that the Taiwan issue should be resolved through dialogue, in line with the views of the people on both sides of the Taiwan Strait.

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  2. the Iraq Historic Allegations Team must be stopped as it is a national scandal.

    The government responded

    British Forces operate under the rule of law, and that means that credible allegations of criminal offences must be investigated. We will do everything possible to counter false or trivial allegations

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  3. Stop benefits to more than one wife in the UK

    The government responded

    Marriages which take place in the United Kingdom must be monogamous. Polygamous marriages which take place abroad may be recognised but will make a household no better off under the benefit system.

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