Taiwan’s President Tsai Ing-wen has been criticised for not commenting on the protests in the US. Photo: EPA-EFETaiwan’s President Tsai Ing-wen has been criticised for not commenting on the protests in the US. Photo: EPA-EFE
Taiwan’s President Tsai Ing-wen has been criticised for not commenting on the protests in the US. Photo: EPA-EFE

Why is Taiwan’s President Tsai Ing-wen so quiet on US protests, critics ask

  • Despite backing demonstrators in Hong Kong, leader has ‘not said anything in support of the American protesters’, political commentator and former opposition lawmaker says
  • Academic says Tsai will only draw criticism if she defends ally Donald Trump, so ‘she might as well keep silent’
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Taiwan’s President Tsai Ing-wen has been criticised for not commenting on the protests in the US. Photo: EPA-EFETaiwan’s President Tsai Ing-wen has been criticised for not commenting on the protests in the US. Photo: EPA-EFE
Taiwan’s President Tsai Ing-wen has been criticised for not commenting on the protests in the US. Photo: EPA-EFE
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