The bill needs to pass a vote in the Senate and in the House of Representatives before it can be approved by President Donald Trump and enacted into law. Photo: EPA-EFE

US Senate committee passes bill to support Taiwan’s diplomatic allies

  • It would allow US secretary of state to adjust America’s diplomatic presence in, and foreign assistance to, countries considering downgrading ties
  • Beijing has stepped up efforts to apply pressure on Taipei, and two Pacific allies switched recognition last week
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The bill needs to pass a vote in the Senate and in the House of Representatives before it can be approved by President Donald Trump and enacted into law. Photo: EPA-EFE
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