Turmoil Over Taiwan
The tiny island of Taiwan hangs like an afterthought 100 miles (160 km) off the vast southeast flank of China. But this would-be nation of 22 million is at the center of giant complications between China and the United States - including the specter of a shooting war. Read about Taiwan's past and present in this National Geographic Eye in the Sky News article.
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Comparative Political Systems, Geography, History, World History
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