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China could flex military muscles to pressure Taiwan post-election

Reuters Monday, 13 January 2020
His policies rejected by Taiwan voters in a landslide re-election for President Tsai Ing-wen, Chinese President Xi Jinping will most likely continue to tighten the screws on the island, with state media already floating shows of force.
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