US Senator Bob Menendez, the top Democrat on the influential foreign relations committee, offered the “Taiwan Assurance Act”. Photo: AP

US lawmakers introduce bill to boost ties with Taiwan amid tensions with Beijing

  • Legislation would mandate that US President Donald Trump review state department guidelines on relations with self-ruled island
  • Bill would also direct defence department to make efforts to include Taiwan in military training exercises and support arms sales
Topic |   US-China relations

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US Senator Bob Menendez, the top Democrat on the influential foreign relations committee, offered the “Taiwan Assurance Act”. Photo: AP
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