The flags of Taiwan (left) and the Solomon Islands outside Taiwan’s foreign ministry in Taipei. Photo: EPA-EFE
The flags of Taiwan (left) and the Solomon Islands outside Taiwan’s foreign ministry in Taipei. Photo: EPA-EFE
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Taiwan ends relationship with Solomon Islands after it votes to cut ties

  • Pacific nation decides to switch diplomatic recognition to Beijing, and Taipei responds by immediately ending 36 years of relations

The flags of Taiwan (left) and the Solomon Islands outside Taiwan’s foreign ministry in Taipei. Photo: EPA-EFE
The flags of Taiwan (left) and the Solomon Islands outside Taiwan’s foreign ministry in Taipei. Photo: EPA-EFE
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