Want China Times
By: CNA and Staff Reporter
US Secretary of State John Kerry said recently that Washington will continue to step up
efforts to improve its relations with Taiwan, which is a key stakeholder of the US Asia-Pacific regional policy.
In answer to a written question from Congressman Gerry Connolly (D-Va) on the 36th anniversary of the enactment of the Taiwan Relations Act, Kerry described Taiwan as a fundamental element of the Obama administration’s “Asia Pivot” policy.
The United States will continue to expand and improve its solid and multi-sided unofficial relations with Taiwan, which is a crucial partner for Washington in terms of security and economics, he said. [FULL STORY]