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China Uncharacteristically Muted Response to Taiwan President’s Trip to Eswatini

Taiwan President Tsai Ing-wen was greeted at the airport in Eswatini by Prime Minister Cleopas Dlamini. Images via @iingwen.

Taiwan President Tsai Ing-wen arrived in Eswatini on Tuesday for a three-day visit to mark the tiny landlocked country’s 55th anniversary of its independence.

The visit is symbolically important given that the southern African kingdom is Taiwan’s last diplomatic ally on the continent and one of only 13 in the world.

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