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Majority of Australians back military action to defend Taiwan from China for 1st time

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — A new poll released on Tuesday (June 29) shows that for the first time, a majority of Australians favor military intervention to defend Taiwan from an invasion by China. ...

South Korea expects US military response to Chinese attack against Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — If China invades Taiwan, South Korea would expect the United States to respond militarily, American news site Axios reported Tuesday (June 28). A South Korean official ...

Chinese attack against Taiwan would cause global economic chaos

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — A Chinese invasion of Taiwan will not only impact the semiconductor supply chain but might cause global economic chaos, according to an opinion piece published by Bloomber...

Taiwanese student creates map of China's PLA bases

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — A Taiwanese college student has created this intricate map showing China's vast network of military bases, including those arrayed across the strait from Taiwan. Th...

Veteran Taiwan Independence activist Wu Li-pei publishes English-language memoirs

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Former Presidential Adviser Wu Li-pei (吳澧培) published his English-language memoirs in the United States recently to explain his vision on the country’s future as an ...

Xi's order on 'military operations other than war' points to Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Chinese leader Xi Jinping (習近平) has signed an order on "military operations other than war" that took effect on Wednesday (June 15) with some experts suggesting ...

Taiwan fines TV station for erroneous reports about Chinese invasion, volcano eruption

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The National Communications Commission (NCC) is fining Chinese Television System (CTS) a total of NT$1 million (US$33,700) for erroneously reporting a Chinese invasion and...

Lawmaker warns Taiwan's missiles can hit Beijing

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Democratic Progressive Party Legislative Speaker You Si-kun (游錫堃) on Sunday (June 12) warned China to "think twice" before invading Taiwan because it has missile...

Taiwan and US set to discuss weapon sales at 'Monterey talks'

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwan will discuss weapon sales and military drills with the U.S. at the end of the month at the "Monterey talks," according to a Nikkei Asia report on Monday (...

Video shows Zelensky call on world to help Taiwan before China invades

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Ukraine President Volodymyr Zelensky on Saturday (June 11) called on the world to take "preemptive measures" to prevent China from invading Taiwan. After deli...

China complains over US arms sales to Taiwan

SINGAPORE (AP) — China's defense minister complained to his American counterpart on Friday about the latest U.S. arms package for Taiwan and warned of a possible conflict over the self—governing islan...

Poll in Japan, S Korea finds consensus on Chinese attack against Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — An average 73% of Japanese and South Koreans believe that China will try to invade Taiwan, according to an opinion poll published Thursday (June 9). Japan’s Yomiu...

US president's policy on Taiwan has confused some but it's actually clear

Some would say it has been difficult at times to discern with any precision exactly what the Biden administration policy on Taiwan is. Since the summer of 2021, U.S. President Joe Biden has continued ...

Gun training quadruples in Taiwan amid fears of emboldened China

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Since Russia's second invasion of Ukraine in February, airsoft gun training by Taiwanese civilians has increased amid concerns that China could take advantage of the W...

China could 'quarantine' Taiwan by air and sea

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Instead of invading Taiwan, analysts posit one scenario could involve China imposing a "quarantine" on the country's airspace and territorial waters, enablin...