Solomon Islands considering recognising China over Taiwan

Solomon Islands considering recognising China over Taiwan. Former high commissioner James Batley, an academic attached to the Australian National University. is in the Solomon Islands as part of an election observer team. Picture: THE AUSTRALIAN

HONIARA, 03 APRIL 2019 (THE AUSTRALIAN) – A Solomon Islands government to be elected today could consider switching its diplomatic ties to China from Taiwan, Australia‚Äôs former high commissioner to the Solomons has said. Six Pacific island nations still recognise Taiwan, which excludes them from maintaining diplomatic ties with China. But Beijing is working on […]

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