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State Department lifts restrictions on U.S.-Taiwan contact

01/10/2021 10:54 AM
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Washington, Jan. 9 (CNA) U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo on Saturday announced that Washington is lifting restrictions on contacts between U.S. officials and their Taiwanese counterparts, that have been in place since Washington cut ties with Taipei in favor of Beijing in 1979.

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