US senators introduce legislation to strengthen defence ties with Taiwan

//US senators introduce legislation to strengthen defence ties with Taiwan

US senators introduce legislation to strengthen defence ties with Taiwan

A group of US senators introduced legislation on Tuesday that would strengthen defence ties between Washington and Taiwan, adding pressure on a front that Beijing considers to be a “red line”.The Taiwan Partnership Act, sponsored by Illinois Democrat Tammy Duckworth and 11 Republicans, including Texas senators John Cornyn and Ted Cruz as well as Rick Scott of Florida, would bolster “exchanges between senior defence officials and general officers of the US and Taiwan to improve interoperability,…

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