US-Taiwan-China Relations

The US Taiwan China trilateral relationship is one of the most troublesome international affairs. Check out different historical events that impact each of these. It can be said that any move on one side of this triangle relationship will impact the other.

World War 2

World War 2 is the fight against the Allied and Axis fought on the European front and the Pacific Theater. For the people on the island of Taiwan, they fought for the Japanese Empire. While in modern day, Republic of China is nearly synonymous to Taiwan, during World War Two, Republic of China was on … Continue reading World War 2

One China Policy

The One-China Policy refers to the policy or view that there is only one state called “China” despite the existence of two governments that claim to be “China”. This means any countries that have or want diplomatic relations with China must break off official relations with Taiwan, or vice versa The US acknowledges China’s point … Continue reading One China Policy

Taiwan Travel Act

Taiwan Travel Act was introduced to the US Congress on January 13, 2017. On March 16, 2018, President Donald J. Trump signed this into law. The bill states that it should be U.S. policy to: (1) allow U.S. officials at all levels to travel to Taiwan to meet their Taiwanese counterparts; (2) permit high-level Taiwanese … Continue reading Taiwan Travel Act