President thanks European Parliament for support

Focus Taiwan
Date: 2018/09/13
By: Lu Hsin-hui and Y.F. Low

Image taken from European Parliament’s Twitter

Taipei, Sept. 13 (CNA) President Tsai Ing-wen (蔡英文) expressed her appreciation Wednesday to the European Parliament for passing a report that calls for an end to China’s military provocation of Taiwan.

“We welcome the passage of the new EU-China relations report by Europarl … grateful to EU parliament for shining light on such an important issue,” Tsai wrote in a Twitter post.

In a statement released Thursday, the Presidential Office said that as a member of the international democratic community, Taiwan is willing to continue contributing to the maintenance of regional security and stability, working closely with like-minded countries to fulfill its international responsibilities.

“Facing multiple challenges from China, we will make the best of our efforts to protect our people’s freedom, democracy and well-being from being undermined,” it added.
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