Ongoing tensions between Washington and Beijing have prompted the US to promise to cooperate with the island for ‘years to come’
Taiwan’s exclusion from the WHO has been another source of tension and the US is backing its efforts to join more international organisations
The US has used the Covid-19 pandemic to shore up its relations with Taiwan despite strong protests from mainland China.
Analysts said the move would further strain cross-strait relations that have already soured, with the handling of the repatriation of Taiwanese people in Wuhan being one of the most recent areas of contention. Read More…