The Taiwan Saga
The storm that has been gathering over the South China Sea in recent years has now reached Taiwan’s shores.
The question is whether Taiwan, alone or with the backing of other democracies, will be able to withstand China’s strong will for reunification. The relations between China, Taiwan and the United States is at its lowest point in the region’s history. For China’s president, Xi Jinping, Taiwan is now the last bastion of resistance in his quest for national rejuvenation. Is the reunification of Taiwan with China – like German reunification – the key question for the Chinese people?
published by moderndiplomacy.eu , co-author Amit Kumar