As US puts heat on China, Japan under pressure to side with Taiwan

//As US puts heat on China, Japan under pressure to side with Taiwan

As US puts heat on China, Japan under pressure to side with Taiwan

For decades, Japan’s security relationship with Taiwan has been left deliberately vague. But in the wake of the recent visit to Tokyo of the US secretary of state and the secretary of defence, during which security and the rise of China dominated the agenda, Japan’s leaders are likely to come under pressure to make their stance more explicit.Japan’s ambiguity has until now enabled it to enjoy cordial relations with both Beijing and Taipei. Tokyo officially accepts Beijing’s ‘One China’…

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