White House Cut Taiwanese Minister’s Video Feed at Democracy Summit to Protect China

Posted on AllSides December 13th, 2021
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Ann Wang/Reuters

The White House cut a video feed of a Taiwanese minister during President Biden’s Summit for Democracy last week after a map in her presentation depicted Taiwan in a different color from China, which officials worried would be at odds with the United States’ “one-China” policy, according to a new report.

Taiwanese digital minister Audrey Tang’s video was cut after it showed the map for about a minute because the White House was concerned that differentiating Taiwan and China on a map in a U.S.-hosted conference could run afoul of Washington’s “one-China”...

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