In a sign of the wider worry among US allies about the rise of China, Japan’s ruling Liberal Democratic Party (LDP) is pushing for talks on security issues with the ruling party in Taiwan. The LDP team called on the government to deepen ties with Taiwan and prepare for the possibility of a Chinese invasion of the self-ruled island,” The Japan Times reported. Not surprisingly, the Chinese government stated its opposition to the planned dialogue between Japan and Taiwan.
Source: The Week
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