U.S. lifts self-imposed restrictions on Taiwan relationship
Topics: U.S. TAIWAN
“This action will benefit both of our great democracies,” Pompeo said on Twitter alongside a statement announcing the move.
He said the U.S. maintains relationships with unofficial partners around the world, and Taiwan is no exception.
"Today’s statement recognizes that the U.S.-Taiwan relationship need not, and should not, be shackled by self-imposed restrictions of our permanent bureaucracy," he said in the statement. ■