Media: Beijing contacted the White house for talking trump with the head of Taiwan
WASHINGTON, 3 Dec — RIA Novosti. Representatives of Beijing have already got in touch with Washington over held a telephone conversation between the President-elect and the head of administration of Taiwan, according to CNN.
Officially, the White house has not yet announced the content of the contacts.
Earlier it was reported that the US President-elect, Donald trump talked on the phone with the head of administration of Taiwan Cai Inven. Presumably, this was the first telephone conversation between the President or elected President of the United States and head of Taiwan since 1979, when diplomatic relations of administration of Taiwan with Washington ceased.
Shortly after it became known that there had been a conversation, the White house confirmed the commitment to the policy of “one China”.
Media reported that neither the White house nor the state Department were not informed in advance about the upcoming trump contact with representatives of Taiwan.
The President of Taiwan CALLED ME today to wish me congratulations on winning the Presidency. Thank you!
— Donald J. Trump (@realDonaldTrump) December 3, 2016
As wrote in his Twitter account by trump, the head of administration of Taiwan itself called him to congratulate on his election victory.