26 May '18, 11am

@NardiaHuang China bullying their way to force other nations not to recognise Taiwan as an independent country

In less than a month, Taiwan lost two diplomatic allies. Advertisement Burkina Faso — a landlocked country on the southern rim of the Sahara and one of the world’s poorest nations — broke off diplomatic ties with Taiwan on Thursday (May 24). The Dominican Republic did the same on May 1. Advertisement Left with only 18 diplomatic allies Taiwan is now recognised by only 18 countries worldwide, many of them from Central America and the Pacific. Its only diplomatic ally left in Africa is the tiny kingdom of Swaziland. Here are the 18 countries that still recognise Taiwan, as of May 26, 2018. Africa Swaziland Europe Vatican City Oceania Kiribati Marshall Islands Nauru Palau Solomon Islands Tuvalu Caribbean Haiti Saint Kitts and Nevis Saint Lucia Saint Vincent and the Grenadines Central America Belize El Salvador Guatemala Honduras Nicaragua South America Paraguay The Burkinabe ...

Full article: https://mothership.sg/2018/05/taiwan-left-with-18-diploma...

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