Sino File by Cary Huang
Why both sides would lose in a war between Beijing and Taipei
While the rhetoric is rising on both sides of the Taiwan Strait, any hostile actions would result in many casualties, wreak havoc on economies and run counter to mainland China’s objectives
Cary Huang is a veteran China affairs columnist, having written on this topic since the early 1990s. He joined the Post in 2004, and was based in Beijing between 2005 and 2013, first as a correspondent and then as bureau chief. He was previously China editor at The Standard from 1992 until 2004.