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17 August, 2019 12:00 AM printer

News of the day

Taiwan’s Foreign Minister Joseph Wu insisted Friday that ties with the Solomon Islands were “rock solid” as speculation mounted that the Pacific nation could switch recognition to China after it sent a top delegation to Beijing. Wu stressed that Taiwan “highly cherished” relations with the 17 countries that officially recognise Taipei rather than Beijing, especially the Solomon Islands which is one of its oldest allies.


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