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United States calls for support to Taiwan's participation in UN system 

  • US Secretary of State Antony Blinken has called on United Nations member states to back Taiwan's meaningful participation in the UN system amid China's continued efforts to limit the island's international participation. 
  • Arguing for Taiwan's robust participation in the UN, the top US diplomat said that the island's exclusion undermines the important work of the UN and its related bodies. 
  • Mr Blinken said, despite world-class response to the COVID-19 pandemic, Taiwan was not at the World Health Assembly.