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Taiwan sees exchange with China’s leader at APEC as positive

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ies between Beijing and Taipei have been strained since President Tsai Ing-wen's election in June and official communications have been severed, but Taiwan's envoy James Soong and Xi Jinping had a "friendly" exchange during the APEC meeting in Peru, according to Taiwanese media.
9 months ago
Sky Canaves
By Sky Canaves
Sky Canaves previously reported for The Wall Street Journal in Beijing and Hong Kong, where she covered media, culture, social issues, and legal affairs, and served as the founding editor and lead writer of the WSJ’s China Real Time site. Prior to becoming a journalist, Sky worked in the China corporate law practice of Baker & McKenzie, and she has also taught journalism and media law at the University of Hong Kong. She speaks Mandarin and has accumulated more than a decade's experience living, studying and working in China.
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