Taiwan talks chips, Chinese 'coercion' in U.S. meeting
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By Sarah Wu
TAIPEI (Reuters) – Taiwan and the United States discussed chip shortages and how to respond to China’s economic “coercion” during the second session of an economic dialogue launched last year, Taiwan Economy Minister Wang Mei-hua said on Tuesday.
The talks came a week after a virtual meeting between U.S. President Joe Biden and Chinese leader Xi Jinping. After that meeting, Xi warned that supporters in the United States of Taiwanese independence were “playing with fire”.
China claims fiercely democratic Taiwan as its own and has not ruled out the use of force to ensure eventual unification.
Speaking to reporters in Taipei after five hours of online talks, led on the U.S. side by Under Secretary of State for economic growth, energy and the environment, Jose Fernandez, …