Taiwan opened a de facto embassy in the Lithuanian capital, Vilnius, in November, angering Beijing. Photo: AFP
Taiwan opened a de facto embassy in the Lithuanian capital, Vilnius, in November, angering Beijing. Photo: AFP
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Taiwan says it will seek closer economic ties with Lithuania as dispute with Beijing deepens

  • Taiwanese foreign ministry lauds Baltic nation’s ‘non-negotiable’ stand on its relationship with the island in the face of growing pressure
  • Lithuania has pulled its diplomats out of China as tensions escalate after Taipei opened a de facto embassy in Vilnius last month

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Taiwan opened a de facto embassy in the Lithuanian capital, Vilnius, in November, angering Beijing. Photo: AFP
Taiwan opened a de facto embassy in the Lithuanian capital, Vilnius, in November, angering Beijing. Photo: AFP
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