Taiwan Transnational Issues 1998
SOURCE: 1998 CIA WORLD FACTBOOK
Disputes - international involved in complex dispute over the Spratly Islands with China, Malaysia, Philippines, Vietnam, and possibly Brunei; Paracel Islands occupied by China, but claimed by Vietnam and Taiwan; claims Japanese-administered Senkaku-shoto (Senkaku Islands/Diaoyu Tai), as does China
considered an important heroin transit point; major problem with domestic
consumption of methamphetamines and heroin
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