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US academics stand by 'scorched earth' destruction of TSMC assets if China invades Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Some of the most respected scholars in the United States worry China will use military force against Taiwan, and some U.S.-based analysts fret that Taiwan has become indef...

Taiwan think tank adds China to 'Types of Headaches' meme

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — A Taiwan think tank on Wednesday (Dec. 8) posted its take on a popular meme showing what a headache it is living next to China, to show solidarity with Ukraine as it girds...

Australian government playing dangerous game over Taiwan - opposition

The government of Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison is deploying a "dangerous election tactic" with its comments about joining the United States in any war over Taiwan, the opposition...

Blinken says US, allies will 'take action' if China attacks Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — U.S. Secretary of State Antony Blinken told a New York Times reporter on Wednesday (Nov. 10) that his country and its allies would take “action” were China to ...

President says Taiwan will 'do whatever it takes' to defend itself from China

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — In an article published on Tuesday (Oct. 5), President Tsai Ing-wen (蔡英文) vowed that Taiwan will "do whatever it takes" to defend itself against China as it mena...

Taiwan president thanks Biden for 'rock solid' support amid China threats

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwan President Tsai Ing-wen's (蔡英文) administration on Friday (Aug. 20) thanked U.S. President Joe Biden for demonstrating a "rock solid" commitment to Taiw...

US conservatives claim China 'licking chops' at Taiwan after fall of Kabul

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Conservative commentators in the U.S. are suggesting that the fall of the Afghan government following a precipitous retreat of U.S. forces from the country will embolden C...

Australia defence minister says conflict with China over Taiwan 'should not be discounted'

Conflict with China over Taiwan "should not be discounted," but Australia will work with its allies in the region to try and maintain peace, Australian Defence Minister Peter Dutton said on ...

US presses Japan to issue joint statement in support of Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The Biden administration is reportedly pushing Japan's Prime Minister Suga Yoshihide to issue a joint statement in support of Taiwan during Suga's visit to the Whi...

Epoch Times printing plant in HK attacked by masked men

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The printing plant of The Epoch Times newspaper in Hong Kong was attacked by four masked men on Monday (April 12), resulting in significant property damage and heightening...

Blinken warns China's use of force against Taiwan 'serious mistake'

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The U.S. secretary of state on Sunday (April 11) said the U.S. is concerned about China's "aggressive actions" toward Taiwan and warned that any use of force...

Chinese invasion of Taiwan 'closer than most think': US admiral

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The admiral nominated to take the helm of U.S. Indo-Pacific Command on Tuesday (March 23) warned the U.S. Senate the threat of a Chinese invasion of Taiwan is "closer...

Japan mulling order to deploy military if China attacks Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Japan is exploring ways its military can help U.S. forces defend Taiwan in the event of an attack by China. During talks with Japanese Defense Minister Kishi Nobuo on M...

Xi planning to annex Taiwan in 5 years: Chinese scholar

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — A Chinese scholar predicts that Xi Jinping (習近平) will seek to annex Taiwan within the next five years as the Chinese leader calls on his nation's military to "ste...

Satellite maps show China building helicopter base facing Taiwan Strait

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — A military expert said on Friday (March 12) that new satellite imagery appears to show a helicopter base that could threaten Taiwan is being built in China's Fujian Pr...