Kōrero: Foreign policy and diplomatic representation

First ambassador to China, 1973 (1 o 2)

First ambassador to China, 1973

Bryce Harland (left), New Zealand's first ambassador to China, presents his credentials in Beijing, China, in 1973. Harland was responsible for establishing New Zealand's official presence in China and giving New Zealand a profile with the Chinese government. His US counterpart (later US president) George H. W. Bush described him as determined to try to extract as much US information on China as possible.

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Archives New Zealand - Te Rua Mahara o te Kāwanatanga
Reference: AAEG W2879 626 Box 1 f 2 6

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Te tuhi tohutoro mō tēnei whārangi:

Michael Green, 'Foreign policy and diplomatic representation - Foreign policy in Europe and beyond', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/mi/photograph/34288/first-ambassador-to-china-1973 (accessed 15 December 2019)

He kōrero nā Michael Green, i tāngia i te 20 Jun 2012, updated 17 May 2016