A ‘Taiwan flashpoint’ in the Indo-Pacific

Synopsis: The historic rival claims of territory and independence by China and Taiwan is seeing a new turn with the US questioning the One China policy.  Introduction  Recently the “One China policy” of the People’s Republic of China has been challenged by the USA, though it still stands with a one-China policy.  In 1979, the USA recognized… Continue reading A ‘Taiwan flashpoint’ in the Indo-Pacific

Hello Taiwan: New Delhi should boost ties with Taipei not just because of Chinese threat. There are other benefits

Synopsis: India should review its acceptance of the One China Policy and engage more with Taiwan for mutual benefits. Introduction China sent more than 100 warplanes into Taiwan’s air defence identification zone over the weekend. The latest round of provocative manoeuvres began when China celebrating its 73rd national day. This is a clear threat to… Continue reading Hello Taiwan: New Delhi should boost ties with Taipei not just because of Chinese threat. There are other benefits