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Taiwan is an important security and economic partner of the United States and
plays a key role in the country’s Asia-Pacific policies, US secretary of state John Kerry said.
“Taiwan is a key component of US Asia-Pacific policies, including the rebalance to Asia. The United States continues to expand and enhance its strong and multifaceted unofficial relationship with Taiwan,” Kerry said in a written statement.
The statement was made in response to a question submitted Feb. 25 by Representative Ed Royce, chair of the House Foreign Affairs Committee and a strong supporter of Taiwan on Capitol Hill. [FULL STORY]