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Obama praises Taiwan's reliable record on nuclear nonproliferation

Obama praises Taiwan's reliable record on nuclear nonproliferation

Washington, Jan. 7 (CNA) U.S. President Barack Obama praised Taiwan as having a reliable record on upholding nuclear nonproliferation as he urged Congress to approve a bilateral accord on cooperation on the peaceful use of nuclear energy. "Over the last two decades, the authorities on Taiwan have established a reliable record on nonproliferation and on commitments to nonproliferation," Obama wrote in a Jan. 7 letter to Congress seeking its approval of the agreement signed with Taiwan on Dec. 20, 2013. (By Tony Liao and Sofia Wu)


Updated : 2020-12-02 10:54 GMT+08:00