State Department spokesman Ned Price said: “We do not support Taiwan independence and we have repeatedly made this clear both in public and in private”. Photo: AP Photo
State Department spokesman Ned Price said: “We do not support Taiwan independence and we have repeatedly made this clear both in public and in private”. Photo: AP Photo
Taiwan

China-US relations: Washington says it is still against Taiwan independence despite ‘fact sheet’ change

  • Both State Department spokesman Ned Price and White House Indo-Pacific coordinator Kurt Campbell say the US position regarding Taiwan has not changed
  • Chinese foreign ministry spokesman Zhao Lijian criticised the fact sheet change as ‘political manipulation of the Taiwan question’

State Department spokesman Ned Price said: “We do not support Taiwan independence and we have repeatedly made this clear both in public and in private”. Photo: AP Photo
State Department spokesman Ned Price said: “We do not support Taiwan independence and we have repeatedly made this clear both in public and in private”. Photo: AP Photo
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