CNN: Beijing’s relentless pressure on Taiwan is causing alarm in Washington

Thu October, 2021, Age: 2 weeks

China’s rising military might, relentless pressure on Taiwan,  and demonstrated willingness to ignore agreements it once made over Hong Kong’s one-country-two-systems formula are causing alarm in Washington and changing the strategic outlook for Asia. Washington has long maintained strategic ambiguity on how far it would go to defend Taiwan, and the Biden Administration faces the dilemma of whether it is in US interests to wage war with China over Taiwan.



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