Taiwan is regarded as a potential flashpoint for a hot conflict between Beijing and Washington. Photo: AP
Taiwan is regarded as a potential flashpoint for a hot conflict between Beijing and Washington. Photo: AP
Taiwan

US and China seek the right level of pressure as Taiwan tensions grow

  • The issue of the self-ruled island is regarded as one area of tension between Beijing and Washington which could lead to conflict
  • Both sides are trying to lay down firm markers while avoiding the risk of miscalculation

Topic |   Taiwan
Taiwan is regarded as a potential flashpoint for a hot conflict between Beijing and Washington. Photo: AP
Taiwan is regarded as a potential flashpoint for a hot conflict between Beijing and Washington. Photo: AP
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