Sino File by Cary Huang
Hong Kong protesters, Chinese hawks and US allies: the key players in Taiwan’s election
- The island’s internal politics is heating up, with the pan-green and pan-blue parties scrabbling to present a united front
- On top of this, the trade war, Hong Kong’s protests and Beijing’s increasingly hawkish attitude towards the island may all have an effect
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.