Taiwanese Defence Minister Yen Teh-fa will not be attending next month’s US-Taiwan Defence Industry Conference in the United States. Photo: EPA-EFE
Taiwanese Defence Minister Yen Teh-fa will not be attending next month’s US-Taiwan Defence Industry Conference in the United States. Photo: EPA-EFE
Taiwan

Taiwan scraps plan to send defence minister to US security conference

Island to send deputy, avoiding risk of stoking tensions between Washington and Beijing, analyst says

Taiwanese Defence Minister Yen Teh-fa will not be attending next month’s US-Taiwan Defence Industry Conference in the United States. Photo: EPA-EFE
Taiwanese Defence Minister Yen Teh-fa will not be attending next month’s US-Taiwan Defence Industry Conference in the United States. Photo: EPA-EFE
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