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Lithuania demands EU response to China removing it from customs registry

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Lithuanian Parliamentarian Matas Maldeikis on Friday (Dec. 3) said the Lithuanian government will question China’s removal of the Baltic nation from its customs regi...

Military expert says US troops in Taiwan part of Washington's salami-slicing strategy

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwan history and defense expert Bill Sharp believes the increase in U.S. military personnel in Taiwan over the past year is part of Washington’s “salami-slic...

Taiwan politician advocates transparency to counter Chinese misinformation

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Independent Legislator Freddy Lim (林昶佐) on Thursday (Dec. 2) warned that China is using technology to spread misinformation in democratic countries, including Taiwan, and ...

US lawmakers call for Taiwan's inclusion in border preclearance program

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — U.S. lawmakers on Thursday (Dec. 2) introduced a bill in the Senate and House of Representatives calling for Taiwan's inclusion in the Customs and Border Protection (C...

Honduras vice president says nation will not establish ties with China

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Salvador Nasralla, one of three vice presidents under Honduran President-elect Xiomara Castro, has said that as long as Honduras maintains good relations with the U.S., it...

Taiwan to station 2 retired military officers in US to oversee bilateral veteran affairs cooperation

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Veterans Affairs Council (VAC) Minister Feng Shih-kuan (馮世寬), on Thursday (Dec. 2) said that the council will send an envoy of two retired military officials next year to ...

Foreign ministry says China 'ignorant' of Taiwan's sovereignty

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The Minister of Foreign Ministry (MOFA) on Thursday (Dec. 2) said that China is ignorant of the international reality of Taiwan’s sovereignty after Beijing condemned...

US Army secretary calls for deeper defense cooperation with Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Christine Wormuth, Secretary of the U.S. Army, has said that the best way to prevent a Taiwan Strait conflict is for Washington to bolster defense cooperation with Taiwan....

Irish Senate passes motion to support Taiwan in international organizations

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The Irish Senate (Seanad Éireann) on Wednesday (Dec. 1) unanimously passed a resolution supporting Taiwan's participation in international organizations and con...

Dutch House of Representatives shows support for Taiwan with passing of two resolutions

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MOFA) on Wednesday (Dec. 1) thanked the Dutch House of Representatives for passing two pro-Taiwan resolutions the previous day. MOFA po...

Abe warns China not to misjudge Taiwan Strait situation

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Former Japanese Prime Minister Abe Shinzo said on Wednesday (Dec. 1) that Japan will not accept a military invasion of Taiwan and warned Chinese leader Xi Jinping (習近平) th...

Former Polish ambassador to Japan appointed envoy to Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Cyryl Kozaczewski, a seasoned diplomat, has been appointed as the new director of the Polish Office in Taipei. He was previously involved in Poland’s internationa...

Lithuanian parliamentarian says she and Taiwan's president both punished by China for embracing freedom

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Dovile Sakaliene, a member of the Lithuanian parliament, on Tuesday (Nov. 30) said that she and President Tsai Ing-wen (蔡英文) are both being punished by Beijing for their s...

Simpsons episode blasting Beijing's authoritarian rule missing from Disney+ Hong Kong streaming service

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — A 2005 episode of "The Simpsons" featuring references to the Tiananmen Massacre is missing from the Disney+ streaming service in Hong Kong. In season 16, epis...

US defense department recommends military build-ups in Guam, Australia to counter China

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — A senior U.S. defense official on Monday (Nov. 29) revealed key details of a confidential Pentagon report, saying that the U.S. will expand its bases in Guam and Australia...