Pelosi says US will not abandon Taiwan as China protests

Chinese security personnel stand on duty near an art work depicting a peace dove outside the United States embassy in Beijing, Wednesday, Aug. 3, 2022. U.S. House Speaker Nancy Pelosi arrived in Taiwan late Tuesday, becoming the highest-ranking American official in 25 years to visit the self-ruled island claimed by China, which quickly announced that it would conduct military maneuvers in retaliation for her presence. (AP Photo/Ng Han Guan)

Pelosi says US will not abandon Taiwan as China protests