2nd senior U.S. official visits Taiwan, irking Beijing even more

Credit: CBS News- Published on September 17, 2020
Months after HHS secretary visited the island claimed by China, another top official is there as the Trump admin seeks to "deepen this bilateral relationship."
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Published on September 18, 2020 -  02:00
China conducts more exercises near Taiwan as US official visits
China, which claims the democratically-ruled island as its own, says combat drills are to defend its 'sovereignty'.

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