Ma Ying-jeou said the arms sales to Taiwan shows strong US-Taiwan Relations
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World Wide Web (microblogging) November 28, Taiwan leader Ma Ying-jeou has an exclusive interview , for the United States “abandon Taiwan” theory, said, “This is not the mainstream opinion.” And said, now is the “Taiwan-US relations,” the best period in 30 years.
According to Taiwan, “News Today” reported that Ma Ying-jeou has the U.S. “Time magazine” interview, asked about the so-called “abandoned station on the” view, he said, American scholars have recently made a few The so-called “disposable sets theory” (the United States to give up Taiwan’s remarks), these are not the mainstream view. U.S. government and U.S. academics most people think we should continue to maintain strong ties with Taiwan. Ma Ying-jeou said that U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Clinton is still in Hawaii, said the relationship between Taiwan and the United States is a very strong security and economic partner, abandon this powerful platform to refute the theory.
Ma Ying-jeou said, “The United States relations with Taiwan,” how you can use another indicator – the United States arms sales to Taiwan to interpret. He said that in the past three and a half years, America has sold a total of three batches of defensive weapons to Taiwan, the total value of $ 18.3 billion, “This is the highest number of 10 years,” which not only represents the two sides in the field of security and military cooperation to maintain a very high level, more importantly, show both “high trust” has been completely restored.
Ma Ying-jeou stressed that this is “the relationship between Taiwan and the United States’ best 30-year period.share: