Taiwan will close its embassy in the Solomon Islands on Tuesday
The Solomon Islands has decided to break off diplomatic relations with Taiwan and cast its lot with China, Taiwan’s president said, as Beijing increases pressure on Taiwan ahead of the island’s presidential election in January.
Sept. 16, 2019 9:57 am ETBEIJING—The Solomon Islands has decided to break off diplomatic relations with Taiwan and cast its lot with China, Taiwan’s president said Monday, as Beijing increases pressure on Taiwan ahead of the self-governed island’s closely watched presidential election in January.
Only 16 countries now maintain formal diplomatic relations with Taiwan. All of the world’s other nations, including the U.S., recognize only the Beijing-ruled People’s Republic of China, leaving Taiwan, known formally as the Republic of China, increasingly...Read more: The Wall Street Journal »
Solomon Islands votes to cut ties with Taiwan amid China tension: official mediaThe Solomon Islands' government has voted to cut official ties with Taiwan,... Cash is KING. China now ranked No. 2 in world economy. Who dares severe ties with them specially a Small nation like Solomon Another Beijing purchase They're too small to defend themselves.
Taiwan says China meddling with elections after Solomon Islands cuts tiesTaiwan accused China on Monday of trying to influence its presidential and legis... This tiny island will be under Chinese control in no time. Dear Taiwan. Some day in the future, you will become a part of China, just as you were before the invasion of American-backed Kuomintang forces under the command of Chiang Kai-shek. It is inevitable. From the choice of a small country, you can see the changes in the international situation. People's Republic of China is getting more power and more respect.
Taiwan cuts ties with Solomon Islands after China switchTaiwan's termination of relations with the Solomon Islands comes after the pacific nation's decision to switch diplomatic recognition to China. Taipei is accusing Beijing of using 'dollar diplomacy' to buy off its few remaining allies.
Taiwan president condemns China's 'dollar diplomacy' as Solomon Islands switches allegiance to BeijingTaiwan President Tsai Ing-wen on Monday condemned China's 'dollar dipl... Solomon Islands is eager to benefit and to rely on evil organizations. The purpose of the CCP’s squeezing of the Republic of China is to achieve absolute rule over the Greater China region and to eliminate the regime of the Republic of China that it once attached. Fantastic news. Well done, China. The failure of the Taiwan political leader Can those remaining countries just do by batches?!
Taiwan accuses China of trying to sway elections after losing another allyThe Solomon Islands government has voted to establish diplomatic relations with Beijing over Taipei, whittling Taiwan's already shrinking number of diplomatic allies down to 16