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US airlines comply at last minute with Beijing’s demand

Three major US airlines – United, Delta and American Airlines – finally pulled Taiwan from their websites’ country lists before Beijing’s extended deadline this Wednesday to rectify overseas carriers’ reference to the self-ruling island. Beijing demands that Taiwan be categorized as a province under its suzerainty, but the three US airlines until this week had […]