Taiwan: - Part Mainland china or separate state
Taiwan, known, formally as the Republic of China (ROC), is a
self-Ruled island that, lies about 161 km off the coast of mainland china. It is
a democracy with a separate government and, a military. But despite its defile
independence most countries do not consider Taiwan a separate state due. to
china's claim over the territory under 'One China Principle' Taiwan's first
contact with china was in 1683 when it came under the Qing dynasty's control.