Taiwan on Wednesday accused China of trying to lure Paraguay into switching diplomatic recognition in exchange for coronavirus vaccines as the South American nation struggles with soaring infections.
Paraguay is one of only 15 countries that officially recognize Taipei over Beijing, which claims self-ruled Taiwan as
"This is a period of time when we see Chinese ‘vaccine diplomacy' has been flexing its muscles in many parts of world, especially in central and south America,"
Photo: President Tsai ing wen and Paraguayan President-elect Mario Abdo Benitez hold bilateral talks. (2018/08/14).