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President Tsai meets US East-West Center's 2016 Asia Pacific Journalism Fellowship recipients(excerpt: cross-Strait relations)

  • Date:2016-12-06

She firmly believes that robust Taiwan-US relations help to underpin peace and stability in the Asia Pacific region and in the Taiwan Strait. President Tsai also reiterated that Taiwan is a staunch guardian of regional peace, and that both Taiwan-US relations and cross-strait relations are extremely important to the peace, stability and prosperity of the Asia Pacific. "We attach great importance to these relations," she emphasized.

Addressing cross-strait relations, President Tsai said that the two sides of the strait should sit down and talk as soon as possible to find solutions to the many problems they face. She recalled stating these positions in her inaugural address and her National Day address, and added that they remain unchanged.

【Source: Office of the President】