US House Speaker Pelosi arrives in Taiwan, defying Beijing

In this image taken from video, U.S. House Speaker Nancy Pelosi, exits a plane as she arrives in Taipei, Taiwan, Tuesday, Aug. 2, 2022. Pelosi arrived in Taiwan on Tuesday night despite threats from Beijing of serious consequences, becoming the highest-ranking American official to visit the self-ruled island claimed by China in 25 years. (Taiwan Ministry of Foreign Affairs via AP)

US House Speaker Pelosi arrives in Taiwan, defying Beijing