The dependencies of inner and outer Mongolia are the bulwarks of China. The desert of Gobi, stretching for ten thousand li, is a barrier set by Heaven to the Russians, and if they seek to invade our borders, they will find it everywhere along the Northern frontier difficult and troublesome.

Zhang Zhidong

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Author Profession: Politician
Nationality: Chinese
Born: September 4, 1837
Died: October 5, 1909

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