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China, Ukraine set to dominate EU-Japan summit

Conflict in Ukraine and increasing Chinese influence in the Indo-Pacific region are expected to be high on the agenda Thursday when European Union senior representatives and Japanese Prime Minister Fu...

US cruiser steams through Taiwan Strait, China protests

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — A U.S. Navy guided-missile cruiser transited through the Taiwan Strait on Tuesday (May 10), marking the second appearance by an American warship in two weeks and coming tw...

Military analysts recommend Taiwan bolster eastern defenses

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwan should beef up its eastern defenses given the recent Chinese military activities nearby, analysts said on Saturday (May 7). Chen Wen-chia (陳文甲), an associate pro...

Anonymous warns China not to 'try anything stupid against Taiwan'

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The hacker group Anonymous defaced a Chinese Communist Party (CCP) website and warned Beijing to "not try anything stupid against Taiwan" in the wake of Russia&#...

China carries out 70th all-time carrier flight exercise

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — China has completed its 70th all-time carrier take-off and landing exercises and 10th long-distance voyage, Taiwan's Defense Minister Chiu Kuo-cheng (邱國正) said on Thur...

Chinese carrier sails through waters near Okinawa, Japan says

Eight Chinese naval vessels, including an aircraft carrier, passed between islands in Japan's southern Okinawa chain on Monday, Japan's defence ministry said in a news release. The ships, w...

MND reiterates awareness of situation around Taiwan following Chinese carrier spotting

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Ministry of National Defense (MND) Spokesman Sun Li-fang (孫立方) on Monday evening (May 2) assured the public that Taiwan is aware of all developments in the waters surround...

China says aircraft carrier passage through Taiwan Strait 'routine training'

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The Taiwan Strait passage of Chinese aircraft carrier the Shandong just before the video call between Chinese leader Xi Jinping (習近平) and U.S. President Joe Biden was just...

Two Chinese fighter jets, helicopter enter Taiwan’s ADIZ

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Two Shenyang J-11 fighter jets and a Harbin Z-9 anti-submarine helicopter entered Taiwan’s air defense identification zone (ADIZ) just hours after the Chinese aircra...

Philippines protests `blocking' of its patrol ships by China

MANILA, Philippines (AP) — The Philippine government has protested the Chinese coast guard's harassment of Philippine coast guard ships patrolling a disputed shoal in the South China Sea, the Departme...

China's carrier group conducts exercises in South China Sea

BEIJING (AP) — China’s Shandong aircraft carrier group has recently conducted routine annual exercises in the South China Sea, the People’s Liberation Army said Sunday, after Beijing criticized the U....

China says US increasing military activity directed at it

BEIJING (AP) — Activity by U.S. military ships and surveillance planes directed toward China has increased significantly under President Joe Biden's administration, a spokesperson for the Chinese Defe...

USN Arleigh Burke-class destroyer tails Liaoning strike group near eastern Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Chinese aircraft carrier the Liaoning was found to have been shadowed by a U.S. Navy destroyer transiting through the Philippine Sea east of Taiwan since Sunday (April 25)...

2 US carriers patrol south of Taiwan as 25 Chinese warplanes swarm strait

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — As 25 Chinese warplanes buzzed Taiwan's air defense identification zone (ADIZ), two different U.S. aircraft carriers were spotted patrolling to the south of Taiwan. ...

US uses photo of relaxing captain as 'cognitive warfare' against PLA

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwanese experts are describing the use of a photo of a U.S. Navy (USN) captain casually watching a Chinese aircraft carrier as an example of "cognitive warfare.&quo...