Taiwan’s government has asked to change the name of the Taipei Economic and Cultural Representative Office in Washington. Photo: Wikipedia Taiwan’s government has asked to change the name of the Taipei Economic and Cultural Representative Office in Washington. Photo: Wikipedia
Taiwan’s government has asked to change the name of the Taipei Economic and Cultural Representative Office in Washington. Photo: Wikipedia
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Beijing warns Washington not to allow Taiwan to rename de facto embassy

  • Reported request to US to change ‘Taipei Economic and Cultural Representative Office’ to ‘Taiwan Representative Office’ draws rebuke from Beijing
  • Observers say Washington is trying to test the water with Beijing, which would view a name change as weakening the one-China principle

Topic |   Taiwan
Taiwan’s government has asked to change the name of the Taipei Economic and Cultural Representative Office in Washington. Photo: Wikipedia Taiwan’s government has asked to change the name of the Taipei Economic and Cultural Representative Office in Washington. Photo: Wikipedia
Taiwan’s government has asked to change the name of the Taipei Economic and Cultural Representative Office in Washington. Photo: Wikipedia
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