US Secretary of Defence James Mattis addresses the 16th Shangri-La Dialogue in Singapore on Saturday. Photo: Reuters

Mattis outrages Beijing with explicit commitment to defend Taiwan

US remains committed to defence of the island but also abides by the one-China policy, US defence chief says at Shangri-La Dialogue

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US Secretary of Defence James Mattis addresses the 16th Shangri-La Dialogue in Singapore on Saturday. Photo: Reuters
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