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Ex-US defense secretary endorses ‘strong, unofficial ties’

Taiwanese President Tsai Ing-wen vowed on a forum on Tuesday that she would defend Taiwan and the world’s “shared democratic values” amid Beijing’s continued attempts to “employ its sharp power to influence its neighbors.” Among the audience at the Ketagalan Forum on Asia-Pacific security hosted by the self-ruling island’s Foreign Ministry was former US secretary of […]