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US House Speaker visits Taiwan 

 

  • US House Speaker Nancy Pelosi visited Taiwan despite China's warning. 
  • Ms Pelosi has become the highest-ranked elected US official to visit Taiwan in 25 years. 
  • The US House Speaker insisted that her trip in no way contradicts official US policy. 
  • She also asserted Washington's strong commitment to the self-ruled island, which China views as part of its territory. 
  • The US Republican Party has supported Ms Pelosi's trip.