Blinken at ASEAN: Taiwan escalation serves no one | The World

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US Secretary of State Antony Blinken has told Southeast Asian counterparts the United States opposes any unilateral efforts to change the Taiwan status quo, especially by force. The security situation has dominated ASEAN meetings in Cambodia, following increased tensions over US House Speaker Nancy Pelosi’s visit to Taipei. Member states warn that international volatility could lead to ‘miscalculations’ and ‘open conflicts’. Yvonne Yong reports.


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