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EDITORIAL: Rock-solid sovereignty over Itu Aba

Despite the controversial relegation of Itu Aba to a “rock,” the court ruling does not strip Taiwan of its “effective occupation” of or sovereignty over the island.

While Tsai might be under pressure to take a hardline stance on Itu Aba, new grounds and efforts can and should be made in Taiwan’s future construction of its legal argument.

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