U.S. Health and Human Services Secretary Alex Azar thumbs up as he visits a mask factory with Director of the American Institute in Taiwan. Photo: APU.S. Health and Human Services Secretary Alex Azar thumbs up as he visits a mask factory with Director of the American Institute in Taiwan. Photo: AP
U.S. Health and Human Services Secretary Alex Azar thumbs up as he visits a mask factory with Director of the American Institute in Taiwan. Photo: AP
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Alex Azar’s trip to Taiwan the latest move in a dangerous game

  • Visit by most senior US official to island in 41 years has only worsened already strained relations with China and the White House would be wise to change course

U.S. Health and Human Services Secretary Alex Azar thumbs up as he visits a mask factory with Director of the American Institute in Taiwan. Photo: APU.S. Health and Human Services Secretary Alex Azar thumbs up as he visits a mask factory with Director of the American Institute in Taiwan. Photo: AP
U.S. Health and Human Services Secretary Alex Azar thumbs up as he visits a mask factory with Director of the American Institute in Taiwan. Photo: AP
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