Taiwan denied diplomatic win as Washington travel freeze stops UN envoy Kelly Craft’s visit squib

Taiwan has been caught off guard by the last-minute cancellation of a visit by Kelly Craft, the United States’ ambassador to the United Nations, after the US state department halted all planned diplomatic travel to focus on the change of government in Washington.Craft, whose scheduled trip had caused consternation in Beijing, had been due to arrive in Taipei on Wednesday on a US government plane, but the visit was called off by the US state department hours before she set off.In a statement on…
Continue reading on South China Morning Post...
Tags: