Taiwan and China
The goal of US policy toward the island should be to reduce uncertainty about America’s intentions and its ability to make good on them, while underscoring to Chinese leaders the economic and military costs of aggression. As much as China’s leaders want Taiwan, they also want to maintain power and the Communist Party’s political monopoly.
October 19, 2021
"China is presently rather authoritarian. Especially under Xi Jinping, it's gotten worse. Reunification is not appropriate now," said a Taiwanese national.
October 18, 2021
Nearly 150 Chinese warplanes have breached Taiwan's airspace since Friday, including 56 jets on Monday in a dramatic increase in aggression.
October 6, 2021
Zhang expressed his hope that Taiwan compatriots would uphold the national interests, follow the historical trend, and work together with people on the mainland for China’s reunification and the rejuvenation of the Chinese nation.
January 1, 2021