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Immigration to Taiwan has risen by 25% over 5 years

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The Ministry of Interior (MOI) on Wednesday (Nov. 8) said that contrary to claims that Taiwan is seeing an exodus of people due to fears of a Chinese invasion, the number ...

Taiwan studies Israel-Hamas war as it faces threats from China

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwan is closely following the Israel-Hamas war in the Middle East as it faces its own threat of an invasion by China. On Saturday (Oct. 7), the Palestinian militant g...

Expert explains Chinese invasion scenarios, India alliance, and Taiwan's new sub

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — A Taiwanese defense expert spoke with Taiwan News on Thursday (Oct. 5) on his assessment of the conditions for a Chinese invasion of Taiwan, the potential for a growing In...

Buffet dumps last of TSMC stock over potential China invasion of Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Berkshire Hathaway revealed on Monday (May 15) that it sold the last of its shares of Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Co. (TSMC) amid concerns by company Chairman and C...

US military commander hits back over Taiwan conflict speculation

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The leading U.S. military commander in the Indo-Pacific has pushed back against speculating on a timeline for a Chinese invasion of Taiwan, the second high level official ...

Taiwan to buy 400 Harpoon missiles from US to thwart Chinese attack

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwan is reportedly in the process of purchasing 400 Harpoon anti-ship missiles from the U.S. in a bid to bolster its defenses against a potential Chinese invasion. Bl...

Former Trump advisor says 1 million Taiwanese with AK47s would be strong deterrent

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Former Trump administration National Security Advisor Robert O’Brien said he believes a Taiwan with 1 million AK47-armed citizens on “every corner and in every...

Leaked memo reveals US general's 'gut feeling' of war with China in 2 years

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — United States Air Force General Michael Minihan believes the US will engage China in an armed conflict over Taiwan within the next two years, according to a leaked memo da...

Analyst says 'three plus one' would stand with US against China invasion of Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — A “three-plus-one coalition” would likely stand with the U.S. against China if it invaded Taiwan, in addition to European allies such as the U.K. and France, a...

German lawmaker warns China invasion of Taiwan would be 'economically expensive'

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Bundestag member Marcus Faber on Friday (Nov. 18) was cited by German media as saying that his country's message to China must be that it would be incredibly expensive...

Taiwan president to join Zelensky, Bush in conference on freedom

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — President Tsai Ing-wen (蔡英文) is scheduled to give virtual remarks at the “Struggle for Freedom” conference hosted by the George W. Bush Institute on Wednesday ...

US Navy head says China could attack Taiwan before 2024

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The top commander of the U.S. Navy (USN) on Thursday (Oct. 19) said that a fleet must be prepared for a Chinese invasion of Taiwan that could happen at any point before 20...

It's a myth that 'silicon shield' protects Taiwan from China invasion

TAICHUNG (Taiwan News) — There are two contradictory, but popular, ideas floating about regarding Taiwan’s national security and semiconductors. Both are wrong, and dangerous. Both lean...

China invasion of Taiwan would be 'global catastrophe'

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The head of a major U.S. policy think tank says that if China invades Taiwan and destroys its semiconductor plants, it would be a "global catastrophe" with the w...

US will defend Taiwan 'if there is an unprecedented attack': Biden

UPDATE: 19 09 2022: 11:56 p.m.: Ministry of Foreign Affairs Spokesperson Joanne Ou (歐江安) thanked the U.S. for its "rock-solid" promise to Taiwan, saying Taiwan will continue to reinforce its...