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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 ...

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...

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 ...

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...

Poll sees global support for economic break with China if it invades Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — An international survey saw a majority of respondents in half the countries polled support a break in economic ties with China if they invade Taiwan, reports said Wednesda...

US-based Chinese prof says invading Taiwan will be 'easy and enjoyable'

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — In a speech in April, a Chinese professor who resides in the U.S. claimed that China's economy is "ten times larger than Russia's" and therefore invading...

90% of Japanese believe Japan should prepare for Chinese invasion of Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Nine in 10 Japanese surveyed in a poll over the weekend believe that Japan should prepare for a Chinese attack on Taiwan, with 41% in support of changing the country's...

Alleged leaked audio reveals Chinese commanders planning mobilization for war with Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Audio that was allegedly leaked from a top-secret meeting of the People's Liberation Army (PLA) reveals commanders holding a meeting to begin mobilization efforts to p...