China officially reopens its embassy in Managua, Nicaragua, on December 31. Photo: Xinhua
China officially reopens its embassy in Managua, Nicaragua, on December 31. Photo: Xinhua
Diplomacy

China reopens embassy in Nicaragua after Ortega government cuts Taiwan ties

  • Switch in recognition marks political win for Beijing and leaves Taipei with just 14 diplomatic allies
  • Then Nicaraguan president Violeta Chamorro decided to recognise Taiwan in 1990

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China officially reopens its embassy in Managua, Nicaragua, on December 31. Photo: Xinhua
China officially reopens its embassy in Managua, Nicaragua, on December 31. Photo: Xinhua
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