Taiwanese President Tsai Ing-wen watches a military drill on the outlying Penghu islands on May 25. Tsai said Taipei would continue to invest more in defence. Photo: AFP

US arms sales a morale booster for Taiwan, says Tsai Ing-wen

Taiwanese president welcomes US plan to provide a new weapons package for the island’s defence, but analysts see promise as a political gesture that will provoke Beijing further

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Taiwanese President Tsai Ing-wen watches a military drill on the outlying Penghu islands on May 25. Tsai said Taipei would continue to invest more in defence. Photo: AFP
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