TAIPEI (The China Publish) — Poland’s Minister of International Affairs Zbigniew Rau (茲比格涅夫‧拉烏) introduced on Monday that Poland doesn’t acknowledge Taiwan as an unbiased state, simply days after donating vaccines to Taiwan.
Poland’s Ministry of International Affairs had earlier taken to Twitter on Sunday (Sep. 4) claiming that they had donated 400,000 AstraZeneca (AZ) vaccines to “Taiwan,” solely to delete it quickly after.
The disappearance of the tweet and accompany Taiwan flag was purported to be the results of stress from Beijing, and Sputnik Information additionally reported that Rau shortly clarified Poland’s stance on Monday, reiterating that “Taiwan is part of China.”
Rau additionally identified that Taiwan’s “consultant workplace” in Poland is just not a diplomatic workplace, however an financial and cultural workplace, the report stated.
Previous to this incident, Lithuania additionally got here below hearth after permitting Taiwan to open a consultant workplace within the nation, leading to each Lithuania and Beijing recalling their respective ambassadors.