Nancy Pelosi Meets With Taiwanese President as China Warns of Disastrous Consequences – The Wall Street Journal

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi met with Taiwanese President Tsai Ing-wen on Wednesday, in what she called a show of American solidarity for the island, defying repeated warnings from Beijing and fueling U.S.-China tensions.

Mrs. Pelosi, the highest-ranking U.S. official to visit the island in a quarter-century, said in a statement shortly after landing that the trip signaled “America’s unwavering commitment to supporting Taiwan’s vibrant democracy.”

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