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Escalating tension in the Taiwan Strait

Taiwan’s AAV7 amphibious assault vehicle fires in the air during a drill in Pingtung, Taiwan, in July. PHOTO: REUTERS
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Tensions in the Taiwan Strait have reached new heights after US House Speaker Nancy Pelosi's visit to Taiwan and President Joe Biden's comments on US forces defending the island against an attack.

Here are key developments in relations between the United States, China and Taiwan leading to rising temperatures:

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