Taiwan's new independencePresident Tsai Ing-wen carefully around the issue of relations with China in her May 20, emphasizing the importance of two decades of growing exchanges without mentioning the one-China principle fundamental to Beijing.
Beijing claims Taiwan as its own territory and has long believed the island shouldthe one-China principle.
In her speech, Tsai called for Taipei and Beijing to "engage in positive dialogue." (AP)
The Japan Times ST: June 3, 2016