By Islands Business correspondent Nic Maclellan, at the Pacific Islands Forum in Nauru China’s representative to today’s partner dialogu...
The Chinese delegation has apparently walked out of Pacific Islands Forum meetings in Nauru (which recognizes Taiwan). This Nic Maclellan piece provides an account & gives good sense of larger complicated China-Taipei issues in the Pacific.
Nauru refuses to allow China to address
meeting in Nauru - China walks out. Pacific Forum on edge of collapse, even as
released from police custody
Pacific: China’s representative walks out of partner dialogue at the Pacific Islands Forum after tense exchange with Forum chair, President Baron Waqa of Nauru. h/t