Kiribati cuts ties with Taiwan to join China

AFTER Solomon Islands last week declared it was switching its diplomatic relations from Taiwan to China, Kiribati announced it would do the same on Friday, with Taipei now having ties with just four countries in the region.

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Diplomatic move follows Solomon Islands

 
According to a statement released by Taiwan's foreign minister Joseph Wu, Kiribati's government had requested massive financial assistance from Taiwan, asking to purchase commercial planes for
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