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US President Joe Biden invites Taiwan to upcoming Democracy Summit

Taiwan was invited to join nations, including the UK and Japan, at the December 9-10 virtual summit

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The Biden administration included among the 110 invitees to its upcoming democracy summit, the State Department announced on Tuesday night, a move that’s intended to show solidarity with a key regional partner but risks angering

was invited to join nations, including the UK and Japan, at the December 9-10 virtual summit, the State Department said on its website Tuesday.

The online gathering is an event Joe Biden vowed to host while a candidate for president last year, with the goal of rallying like-minded countries around efforts to fight corruption and authoritarianism and advance human rights.

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First Published: Thu, November 25 2021. 01:11 IST
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