As the U.S. changed its policy towards the Chinese Communist Party after decades of “engagement”, US Health and Human Services Secretary Alex Azar arrived in Taiwan on Aug 9, marking a turning point in the US-Taiwan-CCP relationship.
Secretary Azar became the most senior US official to visit Taiwan in decades. The US executive jet landed at Songshan International Airport in the capital Taipei at 4:48 p.m. local time on Sunday.
Mr. Azar will meet with Taiwan President Tsai Ing-wen and several ministers during the course of his visit, according to HHS announcemnt.
USUS Health and Human Services Secretary Alex Azar arrives in Taiwan
Aug 9: the Arrival of U.S. Health Secretary Alex Azar was Broadcasted Live on Taiwan TV
A historic moment captured by Taiwan TV