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Palau Confirms ‘Major’ Cyberattack, Points to China

Palau's President Surangel Whipps Jr. speaks during a press conference at the Foreign Correspondents' Club of Japan (FCCJ) in Tokyo on June 5, 2024. Philip FONG / AFP

By Hiroshi Hiyama and Katie Forster

Palau’s President Surangel Whipps on Wednesday said the tiny country, one of Taiwan’s few diplomatic allies, had suffered a major cyberattack, pointing the finger at China.

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