Taiwan is expected to face increased pressure from the mainland after President Tsai Ing-wen’s landslide re-election victory. Photo: Handout
Taiwan is expected to face increased pressure from the mainland after President Tsai Ing-wen’s landslide re-election victory. Photo: Handout

Entangled US-China-Taiwan relations likely just got more complicated after President Tsai Ing-wen’s big re-election victory

  • After Taiwanese voters send a message to Beijing, analysts say it might retaliate, further complicating China’s strategic rivalry with Washington
  • Tactics could include military intimidation or trying to convince Taipei’s remaining 15 diplomatic allies to switch their ties to Beijing

Taiwan is expected to face increased pressure from the mainland after President Tsai Ing-wen’s landslide re-election victory. Photo: Handout
Taiwan is expected to face increased pressure from the mainland after President Tsai Ing-wen’s landslide re-election victory. Photo: Handout
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