Speaker Pelosi goes to Taiwan
House Speaker Nancy Pelosi has arrived in Taiwan.
It’s a controversial trip and one that will escalate tensions between China and the United States.
Pelosi is the highest-ranking U.S. official in a quarter-century to visit the island, which Beijing claims as part of its territory,
Ahead of the visit, in a piece for The New York Times, writer and columnist Tom Friedman called the trip “utterly reckless.”
We speak to Bethany Allen-Ebrahimian a reporter for Axios based in Taipei.
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