• Taiwan's Tsai travels in face of China diplomatic onslaught

    2 monthes ago - By National Post

    BEIJING - When Taiwanese President Tsai Ing-wen departs Sunday for Latin America, she'll be travelling to a region she's already visited three times in two years.
    She doesn't have many other options.
    As Tsai crosses the halfway mark of her first four-year term, an eight-day swing through Paraguay and Belize is a reflection of how Taiwan's diplomatic isolation has worsened in the midst of a suffocating Chinese pressure campaign. Just 18 countries - mostly clustered in Latin America, the South Pacific and Caribbean - still maintain formal ties with the self-ruling island, down from 22 when...
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  • Taiwan's Tsai travels in face of China diplomatic onslaught

    Taiwan's Tsai travels in face of China diplomatic onslaught

    2 monthes ago - By The Seattle Times

    BEIJING - When Taiwanese President Tsai Ing-wen departs Sunday for Latin America, she'll be traveling to a region she's already visited three times in two years. She doesn't have many other options. As Tsai crosses the halfway mark of her first four-year term, an eight-day swing through Paraguay and Belize is a reflection of...
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