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US bill seeks to speed arms shipments to Taiwan amid 'CCP aggression'

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — A bill introduced by two congressmen on Friday (July 1) seeks to expedite the shipment of weapons to Taiwan by improving the transparency of the arms sale process. Repu...

Former US advisor urges Taiwan’s inclusion in regional security talks

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Former U.S. National Security Advisor John Bolton called on Washington to abandon the long-standing policy of “strategic ambiguity” and include Taiwan in Indo-...

UK Foreign Secretary Liz Truss warns China against invading Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — China would be making a “catastrophic miscalculation” if it invaded Taiwan, British Foreign Secretary Liz Truss said at the NATO summit in Madrid on Wednesday ...

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...

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...

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 accuses US of trying to 'hijack' support in Asia

SINGAPORE (AP) — China's defense minister accused the United States on Sunday of trying to “hijack” the support of countries in the Asia-Pacific region to turn them against Beijing, saying Washington ...

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...

UK must convince Beijing invasion of Taiwan would be too costly

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The U.K. must ensure Taiwan can effectively defend itself by convincing Beijing the cost of a military attack on Taiwan will be too high, former U.K. Chief of the Defense ...

'Unfriendly' Taiwanese expected to stymie Chinese invasion

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwanese are expected to have an "overwhelmingly unfriendly attitude towards Chinese forces" in the event of an invasion, according to an article on the subject...