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Chinese military aircraft infringes on Taiwan's ADIZ

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwan's Ministry of National Defense (MND) reported that a Chinese military aircraft entered Taiwan's air defense identification zone (ADIZ) on Monday (June 27). ...

Chinese anti-submarine warfare aircraft intrudes on Taiwan's ADIZ

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwan's Ministry of National Defense (MND) reported that a Chinese military aircraft entered Taiwan's air defense identification zone (ADIZ) on Sunday (June 26). ...

Taiwan refuses to surrender to 'big bully' after 29 Chinese planes enter ADIZ

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwan's Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MOFA) on Wednesday (June 22) issued a defiant statement refusing to surrender its sovereignty to the "big bully" after ...

China becoming more 'coercive and aggressive' - U.S. defence chief

SINGAPORE, June 11 (Reuters) - The United States will do its part to manage tensions with China and prevent conflict even though Beijing is becoming increasingly aggressive in the Asian region, includ...

U.S., Chinese defence chiefs stand firm over Taiwan in first meeting

SINGAPORE, June 10 (Reuters) - The defence chiefs of China and the United States held face-to-face talks for the first time on Friday, with both sides standing firm on their opposing views over Taiwan...

China says Canadian military jets increased reconnaissance, provocations

China's defence ministry said on Monday Canadian military jets have stepped up reconnaissance and provocations against China, endangering the Asian country's national security. The ministry...

China's Russia dealings irk US, but don't breach sanctions

BEIJING (AP) — China’s support for Russia through oil and gas purchases is irking Washington and raising the risk of U.S. retaliation, foreign observers say, though they see no sign Beijing is helping...

30 Chinese military aircraft intrude on Taiwan's ADIZ as US Senator arrives

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwan's Ministry of National Defense (MND) reports that 30 Chinese military aircraft violated Taiwan's air defense identification zone (ADIZ) on Monday (May 30), ...

Taiwan radio enthusiasts tune in as Chinese, U.S. warplanes crowd sensitive skies

SYUHAI, Taiwan, May 24 (Reuters) - Shortly after dawn on a southern Taiwanese beach, Robin Hsu's iPhone pings with the first radio message of the day from Taiwan's air force as it warns away C...

America should restore diplomatic and defense ties with Taiwan

Last March, former U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo visited Taiwan and met with the country's leaders. He issued a statement that said he personally believed the US government should immediatel...

Taipei residents rattled by roar of fighter jets early Tuesday morning

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The roar of jet engines from military drills awakened Taipei and New Taipei residents early on Tuesday (April 12). Some residents of Greater Taipei took to social media...

Chinese carrier sails through Taiwan Strait hours before Biden-Xi call -source

TAIPEI, March 18 (Reuters) - China sailed an aircraft carrier through the sensitive Taiwan Strait on Friday, shadowed by a U.S. destroyer, a source with direct knowledge of the matter said, just hours...

Wary of China, Taiwan calls for vigilance amid Ukraine escalation

Taiwanese President Tsai Ing-wen on Wednesday called for increased surveillance and alertness on military activities in the region as the island becomes more cautious of China's movements amid the...

US approves deal to boost Taiwan defense systems

US President Joe Biden's administration has approved a $100 million (€87 million) sale of equipment and services to Taiwan aimed at boosting the island's missile defense systems, the Pent...

US gives military helicopters to Croatia, Russia arms Serbs

ZAGREB, Croatia (AP) — The United States on Thursday delivered two Black Hawk military helicopters to Croatia, which is engaged in a mini arms race with neighboring Russian ally Serbia amid simmering ...