Mixed messages

“In my view, ‘strategic ambiguity’ is being eroded, but what is replacing it is closer to ‘strategic confusion’ than ‘strategic clarity’”


Bonnie Glaser, a Taiwan expert at the German Marshall Fund, responds in the Financial Times to comments from Joe Biden that the US military would defend Taiwan from an “unprecedented attack”. Beijing responded angrily that the remarks “severely violate” Washington’s policy towards the island.

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