Taiwan has played down the possibility of an attack from the mainland during the US election season but says it is prepared for all eventualities. Photo: EPA-EFE
Taiwan has played down the possibility of an attack from the mainland during the US election season but says it is prepared for all eventualities. Photo: EPA-EFE

US presidential election: Taiwan on alert for post-poll impact on ties with mainland China

  • Island’s foreign minister says Taipei is preparing for all outcomes from the US electoral race
  • No sign of deployments on the mainland signalling threat of conflict, he says

Taiwan has played down the possibility of an attack from the mainland during the US election season but says it is prepared for all eventualities. Photo: EPA-EFE
Taiwan has played down the possibility of an attack from the mainland during the US election season but says it is prepared for all eventualities. Photo: EPA-EFE
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