Modi ji and our President won’t be intimidated : Taiwan’s response to China

Tien Chung-kwang says Taiwan’s new president Lai Ching-te and PM Modi won’t be intimidated. (Credit – Business Today)

Taipei (Taiwan) – Taiwan’s new president Lai Ching-te congratulated PM Modi for becoming the Prime Minister for the third time. China had objected to this interchange. To this Taiwan’s Deputy Foreign Minister, Tien Chung-kwang responded saying, “I am sure Modi ji and our president will not be intimidated by China’s reaction.” Tien Chung-kwang was asked a question on China’s criticism of strengthened ties between India and Taiwan. He said friendship and alliances do not break because of threats. Taiwan is increasing its partnership with India. This partnership will be based on mutual benefit and joint values.