Taiwan president confirms U.S. troops training soldiers on island – CNN

Taiwan president confirms U.S. troops training soldiers on island - CNN

TAIPEI, Oct 28 (Reuters) – A small number of U.S. forces are in Taiwan to train with Taiwanese soldiers, President Tsai Ing-wen said in an interview with CNN, confirming the presence of U.S. troops on the self-governing island that China considers its own.Tensions between Taiwan and China, which has not ruled out taking the island … Read more

Tsai Ing-wen: Taiwan’s President confirms presence of US troops on the island

Tsai Ing-wen: Taiwan's President confirms presence of US troops on the island

Speaking with CNN in an exclusive interview Tuesday, President Tsai Ing-wen said Taiwan, which is located fewer than 200 kilometers (124 miles) away from China’s southeastern coast, was a “beacon” of democracy that needed to be defended to uphold faith worldwide in democratic values.”Here is this island of 23 million people trying hard every day … Read more