Alex Azar, US Secretary of Health and Human Services (left) and Joseph Wu, Taiwan's foreign minister, wear protective masks as they leave a news conference in Taipei, Taiwan, on Tuesday. Photo: BloombergAlex Azar, US Secretary of Health and Human Services (left) and Joseph Wu, Taiwan's foreign minister, wear protective masks as they leave a news conference in Taipei, Taiwan, on Tuesday. Photo: Bloomberg
Alex Azar, US Secretary of Health and Human Services (left) and Joseph Wu, Taiwan's foreign minister, wear protective masks as they leave a news conference in Taipei, Taiwan, on Tuesday. Photo: Bloomberg

Taiwan takes aim at ‘Beijing’s suppression’, thanks ‘good friends like America’ during US health secretary talks

  • Communist Party broke international health treaty by failing to warn the world about coronavirus, Alex Azar says during historic visit to island
  • Azar expresses regret over Taiwan being excluded from the World Health Assembly and denied an opportunity to share its health expertise

Topic |   Taiwan
Alex Azar, US Secretary of Health and Human Services (left) and Joseph Wu, Taiwan's foreign minister, wear protective masks as they leave a news conference in Taipei, Taiwan, on Tuesday. Photo: BloombergAlex Azar, US Secretary of Health and Human Services (left) and Joseph Wu, Taiwan's foreign minister, wear protective masks as they leave a news conference in Taipei, Taiwan, on Tuesday. Photo: Bloomberg
Alex Azar, US Secretary of Health and Human Services (left) and Joseph Wu, Taiwan's foreign minister, wear protective masks as they leave a news conference in Taipei, Taiwan, on Tuesday. Photo: Bloomberg
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