US, Chinese defense chiefs stand firm over Taiwan in first face-to-face meeting

US, Chinese defense chiefs stand firm over Taiwan in first face-to-face meeting

Chinese Defense Minister General Wei Fenghe walks to attend a bilateral meeting with US Defense Secretary Lloyd Austin, in Singapore, on June 10.CAROLINE CHIA/Reuters The defense chiefs of China and the United States held face-to-face talks for the first time on Friday, with both sides standing firm on their opposing views over Taiwan’s right to … Read more