Taiwanese Vice-President William Lai (centre) leaves the funeral of late former Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe in Tokyo on Tuesday. Photo: Reuters
Taiwanese Vice-President William Lai (centre) leaves the funeral of late former Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe in Tokyo on Tuesday. Photo: Reuters
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Japanese lawmakers to visit Taiwan on security, trade trip

  • Seven legislators will travel to the island later this month, but it is not yet known whether they will meet Taiwanese President Tsai Ing-wen
  • The announcement comes as Taiwanese vice-president’s trip to Tokyo to attend funeral of Shinzo Abe draws mainland government’s ire

Taiwanese Vice-President William Lai (centre) leaves the funeral of late former Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe in Tokyo on Tuesday. Photo: Reuters
Taiwanese Vice-President William Lai (centre) leaves the funeral of late former Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe in Tokyo on Tuesday. Photo: Reuters
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