Taiwan Has More to Worry About Than China's Latest Threat
The National Interest -

Wendell Minnick

Taiwan, East Asia

Will Tsai Ing-wen and the Democratic Progressive Party survive political challenges from at home and abroad?

Chinese President Xi Jinping told the Chinese people that Taiwan “must and will return” to the mainland during a speech on Wednesday.

China’s Communist Party has claimed the self-ruled island of 24 million since the end of the civil war in 1949.

Xi increased invasion rhetoric after Taiwan’s 2016 election swept-out the pro-Beijing Chinese Nationalist...


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