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‘No One Can Obliterate Taiwan's Existence.' President Tsai Ing-wen Defiant on U.S. Trip

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As China ramps up efforts to scrub Taiwan from international recognition, the island's President Tsai Ing-wen struck a defiant tone Sunday and vowed that “no one can obliterate Taiwan's existence” before departing for the U.S.
“In going abroad, the whole world can see Taiwan; they can see our country as well as our support for democracy and freedom,” said Tsai before her flight to Los Angeles, where she will stop en route to Belize and Paraguay, Reuters reports. “We only need to be firm so that no one can obliterate Taiwan's existence.”
In recent months, China has doubled down on its...
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