The new American Institute in Taiwan, still under construction in Taipei, will hold opening ceremonies on June 12. But no top US officials will be attending the event. Photo: Reuters

To avoid Bejing’s ire, Donald Trump won’t send high-level officials to opening of de facto embassy in Taiwan

American Institute in Taiwan, unofficial US embassy in Taipei, opens new offices on June 12, but Trump administration representatives will stay away, sources said

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The new American Institute in Taiwan, still under construction in Taipei, will hold opening ceremonies on June 12. But no top US officials will be attending the event. Photo: Reuters
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