(USA/Taiwan) Pompeo’s 11th Hour Change in Taiwan Policy Does Taipei No Favors (Michael J. Green, Bonnie S. Glaser, Richard Bush, CSIS)

We have spent the better parts of our careers working to strengthen U.S. support for Taiwan based on the firm conviction that Taiwan’s democracy is a treasured development for the United States; that Taiwan’s security is critical for the First Island Chain, Japan, and the broader Asia-Pacific; and that U.S. economic integration with Taiwan will strengthen our technological competitiveness vis-à-vis China.