【Japan Himalaya League】 Author: Haixing  Translator: Ganxieguoshu

On January 28, the Vice President of Taiwan and the Vice President of the United States had a brief chat when they attended the inauguration of the Honduran President and exchanged greetings. This is the first time that a vice president of Taiwan and the United States interact naturally on an international occasion.

Photo from the Office of the President in Taiwan

According to the Liberty Times reports, at the inauguration ceremony of the Honduran President on January 28, Taiwan’s Vice President, Lai Ching-te, was placed in the first row of the special envoy area of the head of state, and the seat of US Vice President, Kamala Harris, was on the left. They had a conversation for about 30 seconds. It was the first time that a vice president of Taiwan and the United States interacted naturally on an international occasion, and it was regarded as a diplomatic breakthrough.

According to the reporter, the two sides talked about the common interests of the two countries in Central America and the “fundamental cause” strategy of the US government to solve the immigration problem. In addition, Lai Ching-te expressed his gratitude to Kamala Harris for the assistance from the United States to Taiwan.

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外交突破!賴清德賀錦麗同場互動 談台美共同利益


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