Japan and Taiwan are key allies in safeguarding American interests in Asia and maintaining peace and freedom in the Indo-Pacific region.
The key for the Chinese Communist Party lies in the expansion of its vaccines in developing countries and its allies in the Belt and Road initiative. So far, more than 60 countries have received doses of Covid-19 vaccines from Beijing.
Antony Blinken and Japanese Foreign Minister Toshimitsu Motegi stressed "the importance of peace and stability in the Taiwan Strait."
Facebook announced it would build the first transpacific cables through a route across the Java Sea connecting Singapore, Indonesia and America.