Nancy Pelosi: Taiwan Visit an 'Unequivocal Statement that America Stands with Taiwan'

Nancy Pelosi: Taiwan Visit an ‘Unequivocal Statement that America Stands with Taiwan’


Biden previously advised against Pelosi’s trip, stating that the U.S. military assessed that “it is not a good idea right now.”

The delegation’s visit is significant, as former House Speaker Newt Gingrich stands as the last official of her level to visit Taiwan, doing so in 1997.

“Our visit reiterates that America stands with Taiwan: a robust, vibrant democracy and our important partner in the Indo-Pacific,” Pelosi said on Twitter, sharing her op-ed detailing the purpose of the trip:

Our visit reiterates that America stands with Taiwan: a robust, vibrant democracy and our important partner in the Indo-Pacific. pic.twitter.com/2sSRJXN6ST

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— Nancy Pelosi (@SpeakerPelosi) August 2, 2022

By traveling to Taiwan, we honor our commitment to democracy: reaffirming that the freedoms of Taiwan —

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