Press release

Taiwan elections, January 2020: Foreign Secretary's statement

Foreign Secretary Dominic Raab offers congratulations to Dr Tsai Ing-wen on her re-election.

placeholder

Foreign Secretary Dominic Raab said:

The presidential and legislative elections in Taiwan today are testament to Taiwan’s vibrant democracy. I offer warm congratulations to the people of Taiwan on the smooth conduct of those elections and to Dr Tsai Ing-wen and her party on her re-election. I hope that the 2 sides of the Taiwan Strait will renew dialogue to resolve differences and build constructive relations across the Strait.

Further information

Media enquiries

For journalists

Published 11 January 2020