(From left) Honduran leader Juan Orlando Hernandez, El Salvador’s Salvador Sanchez Ceren and Taiwan’s President Tsai Ing-wen at Daniel Ortega’s inauguration ceremony for his third term as Nicaraguan president in January last year. All three countries have diplomatic ties with Taipei. Photo: EPA

Taiwan’s critical battle to keep its diplomatic allies from switching sides

Island’s remaining friends under constant pressure as Beijing engages in broad offensive to put the squeeze on its international space

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(From left) Honduran leader Juan Orlando Hernandez, El Salvador’s Salvador Sanchez Ceren and Taiwan’s President Tsai Ing-wen at Daniel Ortega’s inauguration ceremony for his third term as Nicaraguan president in January last year. All three countries have diplomatic ties with Taipei. Photo: EPA
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