Prime Minister of Japan Yoshihide Suga and US President Joe Biden during a joint news conference at the White House in Washington on Friday. Photo: EPA-EFE Prime Minister of Japan Yoshihide Suga and US President Joe Biden during a joint news conference at the White House in Washington on Friday. Photo: EPA-EFE
Prime Minister of Japan Yoshihide Suga and US President Joe Biden during a joint news conference at the White House in Washington on Friday. Photo: EPA-EFE

Biden, Suga call for ‘peace and stability across Taiwan Strait’

  • First mention of Taiwan in a joint statement by the leaders of the US and Japan since 1969 looks set to infuriate Beijing
  • Two sides also discussed Xinjiang and a ‘free and open Indo-Pacific’, Suga says

Topic |   US-China relations
Prime Minister of Japan Yoshihide Suga and US President Joe Biden during a joint news conference at the White House in Washington on Friday. Photo: EPA-EFE Prime Minister of Japan Yoshihide Suga and US President Joe Biden during a joint news conference at the White House in Washington on Friday. Photo: EPA-EFE
Prime Minister of Japan Yoshihide Suga and US President Joe Biden during a joint news conference at the White House in Washington on Friday. Photo: EPA-EFE
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