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International relations

New Honduran president drops push to ditch Taiwan for China

Castro signals change in plans with eye on all-important ties with U.S.

During last year's presidential election, Xiomara Castro said she planned to establish diplomatic and commercial ties with mainland China.   © Reuters

MEXICO CITY -- New Honduran President Xiomara Castro took office this week in a ceremony attended by Taiwanese Vice President Lai Ching-te, signaling that the Central American country will maintain its decades-old diplomatic relations with Taipei.

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