Gavel and Themis statue in the court library
Gavel and Themis statue in the court library.

Law’s Juscelino Colares explained why it’s ill-advised to change policy regarding China 

China sends dire warnings to the U.S. over Taiwan—what should Washington do?

International Business Times: Juscelino Colares, the Schott-van den Eynden Professor of Law, said it would be ill-advised for the US to change policy toward China. Rather, “’strategic ambiguity,” should be maintained. “The policy boiled down to U.S. signaling political support for an autonomous Taiwan, backed up by granting the Taiwanese government access to U.S. military equipment purchases while stopping short of supporting any Taiwanese declaration of independence.”