Taiwan prepares for spike in Chinese cyber-attacks in lead-up to elections

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Taiwan is preparing for a drastic increase in Chinese cyber-attacks in a bid to influence the result of Taiwan's municipal and local elections on November 24, 2018 and...

Could China pull off a 'flash invasion' of Taiwan?

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- In his latest article posted in The Diplomat, American researcher Ian Easton assesses the likelihood of a Chinese "flash invasion" of Taiwan.   In an art...

China announces live-fire military drills in Taiwan Strait

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – China announced Thursday it would hold live-fire military drills in the Taiwan Strait on April 18, in what looked like an escalation of President Xi Jinping’s (...

U.S. think tank describes Chinese attack plan against Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – A study from a leading United States think tank describes how China could approach and plan for a potential invasion of Taiwan, reports said Thursday. In “Coping ...

Likelihood of successful Chinese attack against Taiwan rising: RAND Corp.

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – The chances of success of an attack by China’s People’s Liberation Army against Taiwan are rising fast, according to a report by United States think tank the R...

Taiwan 2nd most likely place where WW III starts in 2018: scholar

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- Taiwan is listed second out of five places where World War III could break out in 2018 by a scholar and contributor to The National Interest in an article published on Dec...

100% chance US, Japan would help Taiwan if China attacks: researcher

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- In part three of Taiwan News' exclusive interview with Ian Easton about his new book "The Chinese Invasion Threat: Taiwan's Defense a...

Taiwan concludes Han Kuang exercises that simulated China attack

Taipei, Sept. 11 (CNA) Taiwan successfully concluded its most important war games, the annual Han Kuang series of military exercises, which this year simulated an attack by China, the Ministry of N...

Annual Han Kuang live-fire drills simulating China attack kick off

Taipei, Sept. 7 (CNA) The live-fire drills of Taiwan's annual Han Kuang military exercises kicked off Monday, simulating an attack from China. President Ma Ying-jeou (???), in his capacity as c...