Two-Minute Take: What Taiwan’s new president means for U.S. and China relations

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Igor Khrestin
Bradford M. Freeman Managing Director, Global Policy
George W. Bush Institute

Taiwan's newly inaugurated President Lai Ching-te will champion democracy and autonomy in Taipei, continuing the work of his predecessor and fellow Democratic Progressive Party member President Tsai Ing-wen.

Igor Khrestin, the Bradford M. Freeman Managing Director of Global Policy at the George W. Bush Institute, explains how Taiwan’s outspoken new president will affect relations with China and how U.S. foreign policy should adapt moving forward.