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US House Speaker says trip to Taiwan 'worth it'

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — U.S. House Speaker Nancy Pelosi on Tuesday (Aug. 9) expressed no regrets about visiting Taiwan in an interview with MSNBC. "Yes, it was worth it," Pelosi said...

Taiwan says China military drills appear to simulate attack

BEIJING (AP) — Taiwan said Saturday that China’s military drills appear to simulate an attack on the self-ruled island, after multiple Chinese warships and aircraft crossed the median line of the Taiw...

Taiwan says Chinese planes, ships carry out attack simulation exercise

Chinese aircraft and warships rehearsed an attack on Taiwan on Saturday, island officials said, in retaliation for a visit there by U.S. House Speaker Nancy Pelosi that also saw Beijing halt talks on ...

Pelosi: China cannot stop US officials from visiting Taiwan

TOKYO (AP) — China will not isolate Taiwan by preventing U.S. officials from traveling there, U.S. House Speaker Nancy Pelosi said Friday in Tokyo, wrapping up her Asia tour highlighted by a visit to ...

Pelosi says US will not abandon Taiwan as China protests

TAIPEI, Taiwan (AP) — U.S. House Speaker Nancy Pelosi, meeting leaders in Taiwan despite warnings from China, said Wednesday that she and other members of Congress in a visiting delegation are showing...

China says Pelosi Taiwan visit would undermine U.S.-China ties

UNITED NATIONS, Aug 1 (Reuters) - A visit by U.S. House of Representatives Speaker Nancy Pelosi to Taiwan would undermine China and the United States' relationship, China's U.N. Ambassador Zha...

How could Taiwan defend itself against China?

Tensions between Beijing and Washington are rising over Taiwan, as United States House Speaker Nancy Pelosi may visit the self-governing island this week. Pelosi, the highest US official after US Pre...

Pelosi meets Singapore leaders at start of Asia tour

KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia (AP) — U.S. House Speaker Nancy Pelosi held talks with officials in Singapore on Monday at the start of her Asian tour, as questions swirled over a possible stop in Taiwan that ...

Pelosi begins Asia tour as China warns against Taiwan visit

U.S. House of Representatives Speaker Nancy Pelosi kicked off a closely-watched Asia tour on Monday in Singapore as China warned that its military would never “sit idly by” if she were to ...

As Pelosi's Asia trip begins, a possible Taiwan stop risks US-China tensions

The speaker of the US House of Representatives, Nancy Pelosi, began her Asia tour on Monday, with a lot of attention still on whether she will make a stopover in Taiwan or not. Over the last week,...

Russia backs China over possible Pelosi visit

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — As U.S. House Speaker Nancy Pelosi continues to play a game of “will she or won’t she?” visit Taiwan on her Asia tour, the Kremlin has publicly backed Ch...

Pelosi trip to Taiwan listed as 'tentative'

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Details on U.S. House Speaker Nancy Pelosi's trip to Asia have emerged with a visit to Taiwan listed as "tentative." On Friday (July 29), NBC News cited t...

Taiwan has not yet received confirmation of Nancy Pelosi's visit

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — No notification or any relevant information has been received from Washington regarding a possible visit by U.S. House Speaker Nancy Pelosi in August, the Ministry of Fore...

South Korea, US, Japan condemn North Korea missile tests

In a joint statement, senior diplomatic officials from the United States, South Korea and Japan have denounced North Korea's recent missile tests, calling them "serious, unlawful" provoc...

US, South Korea seek to bolster military ties amid regional tensions

US President Joe Biden and newly elected South Korean counterpart Yoon Suk Yeol are studying means of expanding the scope and scale of joint military exercises on and around the Korean Peninsula. Mee...