The US has backed calls for Taiwan to be given observer status at the WHO’s annual meeting. Photo: ReutersThe US has backed calls for Taiwan to be given observer status at the WHO’s annual meeting. Photo: Reuters
The US has backed calls for Taiwan to be given observer status at the WHO’s annual meeting. Photo: Reuters

Coronavirus threat shows ‘unacceptability’ of Beijing isolating Taiwan, US official says

  • ‘Our argument is bolstered by the outbreak,’ says Jonathan Fritz from the State Department’s Bureau of East Asian and Pacific Affairs
  • Washington has supported calls for Taiwan to be granted observer status at WHO’s annual gathering, which Beijing has prevented Taipei from attending
Topic |   Coronavirus pandemic
The US has backed calls for Taiwan to be given observer status at the WHO’s annual meeting. Photo: ReutersThe US has backed calls for Taiwan to be given observer status at the WHO’s annual meeting. Photo: Reuters
The US has backed calls for Taiwan to be given observer status at the WHO’s annual meeting. Photo: Reuters
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