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US Disavows Knowledge of Taiwan Flag Raising in Washington

The United States has disavowed any advance knowledge of a controversial New Year’s Day ceremony involving the raising of the Taiwan flag over the residence of the Taiwan representative to Washington.  China’s Foreign Ministry denounced the ceremony and urged the United States to prevent similar events from happening again.   U.S. State Department spokeswoman Jen Psaki said Monday the U.S. government was unaware of the event involving a flag-raising ceremony at the Twin Oaks...

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