Taiwanese President Tsai Ing-wen is pictured at the Taipei Aerospace and Defence Technology Exhibition in Taipei, last year. Sources say the US will sell as many as seven weapons systems to Taiwan. Photo: EPA-EFE Taiwanese President Tsai Ing-wen is pictured at the Taipei Aerospace and Defence Technology Exhibition in Taipei, last year. Sources say the US will sell as many as seven weapons systems to Taiwan. Photo: EPA-EFE
Taiwanese President Tsai Ing-wen is pictured at the Taipei Aerospace and Defence Technology Exhibition in Taipei, last year. Sources say the US will sell as many as seven weapons systems to Taiwan. Photo: EPA-EFE

China-US tension: America pushes major weapons sales to Taiwan, putting pressure on Beijing, say insiders

  • US plans to sell seven major weapons systems to island as part of Trump’s increased aggression against China
  • There is fear in Taiwan that Joe Biden would be less willing than President Trump to sell America’s most advanced weapons to the island

Topic |   Taiwan
Taiwanese President Tsai Ing-wen is pictured at the Taipei Aerospace and Defence Technology Exhibition in Taipei, last year. Sources say the US will sell as many as seven weapons systems to Taiwan. Photo: EPA-EFE Taiwanese President Tsai Ing-wen is pictured at the Taipei Aerospace and Defence Technology Exhibition in Taipei, last year. Sources say the US will sell as many as seven weapons systems to Taiwan. Photo: EPA-EFE
Taiwanese President Tsai Ing-wen is pictured at the Taipei Aerospace and Defence Technology Exhibition in Taipei, last year. Sources say the US will sell as many as seven weapons systems to Taiwan. Photo: EPA-EFE
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