312 views Sep 25, 2022 Zhang Yang, a commentator on current affairs, told RFA that the CCP would not support any referendum under any circumstances, because “referendum” is a sensitive word. Russia launched referendums in the territories it occupies, which for China is a strong blow. Should the Russian referendum turn out to be legal, it means that the West may also support a Taiwan referendum. And the Chinese Communist Party fears such referendums the most.