Politics

Trump's call with Taiwan spawned a wave of cartoons

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Trump is pictured here in a China shop.  

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Paul Zanetti, Australia

If China and Taiwan are uttered in the same sentence, it usually means trouble.

President-elect Donald Trump found that out after taking a call from Taiwan's President Tsai Ing-wen this month. Poof! There went decades of Washington's foreign policy procedure toward Taiwan.

Here's how some cartoonists reacted.

The Chinese symphony

The Chinese symphony is shown here. 

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Paresh Nath, The Khaleej Times, United Arab Emirates

Trump in the China shop.

Trump in the China shop.

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Cristina Simpaio, Portugal