U.S. warships pass through Taiwan Strait amid China tensions

Flags of Taiwan and U.S. are placed for a meeting between U.S. House Foreign Affairs Committee Chairman Ed Royce speaks and with Su Chia-chyuan, President of the Legislative Yuan in Taipei, Taiwan March 27, 2018. REUTERS/Tyrone Siu

WASHINGTON/TAIPEI (Reuters) – Two U.S. warships passed through the Taiwan Strait on Saturday on a voyage that will likely be viewed in the self-ruled island as a sign of support by President Donald Trump amid heightened tension with China. “Two U.S. Navy ships conducted a routine transit through the international waters of the Taiwan Strait […]

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