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What Pelosi's Visit to Taiwan Means for US-China Policy

With Nancy Pelosi travelling to Taiwan, it seems the tension between Washington and Beijing has once again ratcheted to a new level. Is this all just political theatre for their domestic audiences, or a new, more strained, phase in relations between the US and China?

Guests:

Eric Gomez

  • Director of Defence Policy Studies at the Cato Institute.

  • His research focuses on the U.S. military budget and force posture, as well as arms control and nuclear stability issues in East Asia.

  • Gomez is the coeditor, with Caroline Dorminey, of America’s Nuclear Crossroads: A Forward‐​Looking Anthology.

Michael Hilliard

  • Host and Founder of The Red Line

Facilitated by Francis Leach

  • Head of Breaking News for The Red Line

This space was originally recorded on 2 August 2022.