Attendees take part in the New Year’s Day flag-raising ceremony at Twin Oaks Estate in Washington. It was the first time in 36 years that the flag had been flown at the official residence of Taiwan's representative to the US. Photo: CNA Attendees take part in the New Year’s Day flag-raising ceremony at Twin Oaks Estate in Washington. It was the first time in 36 years that the flag had been flown at the official residence of Taiwan's representative to the US. Photo: CNA
Attendees take part in the New Year’s Day flag-raising ceremony at Twin Oaks Estate in Washington. It was the first time in 36 years that the flag had been flown at the official residence of Taiwan's representative to the US. Photo: CNA

US pleads ignorance after Taiwan’s flag-raising ceremony in Washington angers Beijing

Attendees take part in the New Year’s Day flag-raising ceremony at Twin Oaks Estate in Washington. It was the first time in 36 years that the flag had been flown at the official residence of Taiwan's representative to the US. Photo: CNA Attendees take part in the New Year’s Day flag-raising ceremony at Twin Oaks Estate in Washington. It was the first time in 36 years that the flag had been flown at the official residence of Taiwan's representative to the US. Photo: CNA
Attendees take part in the New Year’s Day flag-raising ceremony at Twin Oaks Estate in Washington. It was the first time in 36 years that the flag had been flown at the official residence of Taiwan's representative to the US. Photo: CNA
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