Nancy Pelosi Praises Taiwan, Says Asian Trip Wasn't To Change Status Quo

5 August 2022 17:03 WIB

U.S. House of Representatives Speaker Nancy Pelosi speaks at a meeting with Taiwan President Tsai Ing-wen at the presidential office in Taipei, Taiwan August 3, 2022. U.S. House Speaker Nancy Pelosi has defended her high-profile visit to Taiwan earlier this week, claiming it was never intended to change the regional status quo but rather to preserve peace in the Taiwan Strait. Taiwan Presidential Office/Handout via REUTERS

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U.S. House of Representatives Speaker Nancy Pelosi attends a meeting with Taiwan President Tsai Ing-wen at the presidential office in Taipei, Taiwan August 3, 2022. Pelosi acknowledged the Chinese military drills and missiles launches in waters around the island in the wake of her unannounced but highly anticipated visit. Taiwan Presidential Office/Handout via REUTERS

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U.S. House of Representatives Speaker Nancy Pelosi attends a news conference with Taiwan President Tsai Ing-wen at the presidential office in Taipei, Taiwan August 3, 2022, in this screengrab taken from a video. She also further vowed not to isolate the self-ruled island claimed by Beijing. Taiwan Presidential Office/Handout via REUTERS TV

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U.S. House of Representatives Speaker Nancy Pelosi speaks next to Taiwan President Tsai Ing-wen and American Institute in Taiwan (AIT) Director Sandra Oudkirk during a meeting at the presidential office in Taipei, Taiwan August 3, 2022. Pelosi's stop in Taiwan marks the highest-level visit by a U.S. official in 25 years, where she met with Taiwanese President Tsai Ing-wen and praised the island's democracy and human rights record. Taiwan Presidential Office/Handout via REUTERS

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U.S. House of Representatives Speaker Nancy Pelosi attends a meeting with Taiwan President Tsai Ing-wen at the presidential office in Taipei, Taiwan August 3, 2022, in this screengrab taken from video. Taiwan Presidential Office/Handout via REUTERS TV

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U.S. House of Representatives Speaker Nancy Pelosi attends a meeting with Taiwan President Tsai Ing-wen at the presidential office in Taipei, Taiwan August 3, 2022. Taiwan Presidential Office/Handout via REUTERS

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