JOSH HAMMER: Trump’s Parting Shot To China Should Be Full U.S. Recognition of Taiwan.

President Donald Trump’s two greatest foreign policy accomplishments both involve departures from outmoded paradigms that had, for decades, enraptured bipartisan neoliberal elites: unprecedented Arab-Israeli rapprochement in the Middle East and…

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China Sanctions U.S. Officials for ‘Nasty Behavior’ on Taiwan and Hong Kong

The Chinese Foreign Ministry said on Monday that American officials who have engaged in “nasty behavior” concerning Taiwan and Hong Kong will be subjected to sanctions and pay a “heavy…

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US Changes Course on Taiwan in Defiance of Beijing

WASHINGTON—Washington has long been cautious in dealing with the Taiwan issue for fear of provoking the regime in Beijing and heightening tensions. The tone of U.S.–Taiwan relations, however, has dramatically…

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U.S. Declassifies Asia Strategy, Showing Trump Admin Sought Allies to Contain China

A 2018 strategy document from the National Security Council (NSC), declassified many years ahead of schedule Tuesday, outlined the Trump administration’s strategy for the Indo-Pacific region, including the U.S. strategic…

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