In an interview on 60 Minutes, which took place on September 18, 2022, when asked if US troops would defend Taiwan in the event of a Chinese invasion, Joe Biden said:
Yes. If in fact there was an unprecedented attack…
After the end of this interview, a White House official told 60 Minutes that US Policy has not changed regarding Taiwan, and that the US’s official stance remains unstated.
The 60 Minutes tweet stating this can be viewed below:
President Biden tells 60 Minutes that U.S. men and women would defend Taiwan in the event of a Chinese invasion. However, after our interview, a White House official told us that U.S. policy on Taiwan has not changed. https://t.co/ANg54LifSH pic.twitter.com/V5qjoqF36T— 60 Minutes (@60Minutes) September 19, 2022