Xiomara Castro, presidential candidate for the opposition Libre party, addresses a rally in Tegucigalpa, Honduras, on September 5. Photo: Reuters Xiomara Castro, presidential candidate for the opposition Libre party, addresses a rally in Tegucigalpa, Honduras, on September 5. Photo: Reuters
Xiomara Castro, presidential candidate for the opposition Libre party, addresses a rally in Tegucigalpa, Honduras, on September 5. Photo: Reuters
Taiwan

Is Taiwan about to lose another long-term ally to Beijing?

  • Honduras, an 80-year Taiwan ally, is about to elect a president, and main opposition candidate has vowed to establish diplomatic ties with Beijing if victorious
  • Debt-ridden country battling coronavirus pandemic may be swayed by Beijing’s vaccine diplomacy and more, says analyst

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Xiomara Castro, presidential candidate for the opposition Libre party, addresses a rally in Tegucigalpa, Honduras, on September 5. Photo: Reuters Xiomara Castro, presidential candidate for the opposition Libre party, addresses a rally in Tegucigalpa, Honduras, on September 5. Photo: Reuters
Xiomara Castro, presidential candidate for the opposition Libre party, addresses a rally in Tegucigalpa, Honduras, on September 5. Photo: Reuters
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