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DPP legislator suggests Taiwan join Quad

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — A prominent Taiwanese legislator has floated the idea that Taiwan should join the Quadrilateral Security Dialogue, or Quad. In an exclusive interview with the Australia...

Australian leader calls China's graphic tweet 'repugnant'

Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison said Monday a tweet by a Chinese official which shows a fake image of an Australian soldier appearing to slit a child's throat is “truly repugnant.&q...

China-Australia rift deepens over calls for virus inquiry

CANBERRA, Australia (AP) — China’s warning of trade repercussions from Australia’s campaign for an independent inquiry into the coronavirus has rattled Australian business leaders as President Donald ...

Australia calls for intel. review after report on Chinese espionage made public

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – After a turbulent week in Australian politics, with controversy and debate swirling around issues of espionage and undue Chinese influence, new developments point to even ...

Australia's leader backs foreign minister's work on China

CANBERRA, Australia (AP) — Australia's prime minister on Tuesday rejected a former diplomat's opinion that the country needs a new foreign minister to thaw relations with China. Geof...

Australia working through 'difficult issues' with China

CANBERRA (AP) — A top Australian diplomat told a Senate committee Thursday that the bilateral relationship with China was going through "complex and difficult issues," but rejected a m...

Influential Australian senator steps down over controversial links to Chinese donors

CANBERRA, Australia (AP) — An influential Australian opposition lawmaker under fire over his close links to wealthy Chinese political donors announced on Tuesday that he was quitting the Senate ...

China accuses Australian leader of undermining trust

BEIJING (AP) — China says Australian Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull is undermining mutual trust with remarks accusing foreign powers of seeking to influence the country's political process. ...