Biden Admin: “We Do Not Support Taiwan Independence”

Administration spokesman John Kirby made the shocking statement on Monday, as the world was bracing for House Speaker Nancy Pelosi’s visit to Taiwan.

About three hours earlier, the Foreign Ministry of China stated: ‘The US side needs to fulfill President Biden’s commitment of not supporting “Taiwan independence” and refrain from arranging for a visit by Speaker Pelosi to Taiwan.

In May, during a joint press conference in Tokyo with Japanese Prime Minister Fumio Kishida, Joe Biden said that he was willing to get involved militarily to defend Taiwan.

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