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WACHH Friday Speaker Series: Taiwan- Cross-Strait Relations Beyond 2020

March 5, 2021 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 am

$20

RUSSELL HSIAO: TAIWAN – CROSS-STRAIT RELATIONS BEYOND 2020

Madame Tsai Ing-wen won a second term in January 2020 to serve as the president of Taiwan for another four years. The first term of her presidency saw steady improvements in US-Taiwan relations and a deterioration in cross-Strait ties as Beijing ramped-up diplomatic, military, and economic pressure on Taipei to accept its terms for unification. As the power disparity between Taiwan and China widens, Taipei is becoming more susceptible to Chinese coercion and CCP General Secretary Xi Jinping may become more emboldened to use military force. What are the implications for the Taiwan Strait over the next four years and beyond?

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Date:
March 5, 2021
Time:
10:00 am - 11:30 am
Cost:
$20
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Website:
https://wachh.org/event-3840648

Organizer

World Affairs Council of Hilton Head
Phone:
843-384-6758
Email:
wachhi@gmail.com
Website:
www.wachh.org

Venue

First Presbyterian Church
540 William Hilton Parkway
Hilton Head, 29928 United States
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