China retaliates against Tsai's U.S. stopover by snatching ally

08/21/2018 09:31 PM
To activate the text-to-speech service, please first agree to the privacy policy below.

Taipei, Aug. 21 (CNA) El Salvador's switch of diplomatic allegiance from Taiwan to China was orchestrated by Beijing in "retaliation" for President Tsai Ing-wen's (蔡英文) recent transit stops in the United States, National Taiwan University Professor William Stanton said Tuesday.

The story is now in the CNA archive. Continue reading with a CNA archive membership.

    We value your privacy.
    Focus Taiwan (CNA) uses tracking technologies to provide better reading experiences, but it also respects readers' privacy. Click here to find out more about Focus Taiwan's privacy policy. When you close this window, it means you agree with this policy.