Taiwan deputy minister meets with top U.S. diplomat for East Asia, David Stilwell, to discuss Taiwan’s diplomatic isolation and 2020 election
By: Ching-Tse Cheng, Taiwan News, Staff Writer
TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Deputy Foreign Minister Hsu Szu-chien (徐斯儉) met with David Stilwell, Assistant Secretary of State for East Asian and Pacific Affairs, at the White House on Monday (Oct. 21) to discuss Taiwan's plan for diplomatic relations and the presidential election in 2020.
Hsu told media that Stillwell expressed concerns over Taiwan's diplomatic situation. In what CNA reported was a brief but efficient conversation, Stillwell added that he expected the 2020 election in Taiwan could proceed smoothly without interference from other countries.