Taiwan refuses extradition cooperation with Hong Kong over human rights issues

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Taiwan’s judicial authorities have made it clear that any extradition cooperation between the country and Hong Kong will not materialize before human rights concerns...

Hong Kong protests serve as a warning to Taiwan over ‘one country, two systems’

KAOHSIUNG (Taiwan News) -- There were stirring scenes in Hong Kong on Sunday as the people of the proud City-state took to the streets to oppose the systematic erosion of their rights by Communist Chi...

Student arrested for being admin of social media group supporting Hong Kong protests

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – The student admin for a Telegram app group linked to the Hong Kong extradition bill protesters was arrested by police on “public nuisance” charges on Tuesday (...

Taiwan cautions citizens to avoid Hong Kong protests

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – The Mainland Affairs Council (MAC) on Thursday (June 13) cautioned Taiwanese citizens against visiting the sites of massive protests in Hong Kong against the China extradi...

Taiwan president slams Hong Kong's proposed extradition bill

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — President Tsai Ing-wen (蔡英文) on Thursday (June 13) addressed the mass protests which occurred in Hong Kong for the last few days, criticizing the extradition bill proposed...

Taiwan Ministry of Foreign Affairs urges Hong Kongers to fight for freedom and protect their city

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Taiwan’s Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MOFA) has declared its support for the people of Hong Kong as they fight to stop the subversion of their free and open civil so...

US House Speaker condemns Hong Kong extradition bill

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – U.S. Speaker of the House of Representatives, Nancy Pelosi, said in a statement that “America stands with the people of Hong Kong” against a dangerous extradit...

Taiwan president rebukes Hong Kong police for attacking protesters

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Taiwan President Tsai Ing-wen (蔡英文) said she was shocked the Hong Kong government fired rubber bullets on peaceful protesters, in a Facebook post on Wednesday (June 12). ...

PLA troops in Hong Kong awaiting orders from Xi: Boxun

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- As protests in Hong Kong intensify over a proposed law that would allow for the extradition of prisoners to China, an inside source tells the news site Boxun that Chinese Presi...

Taiwan groups call for countermeasures to Hong Kong extradition bill

Dozens of civic groups in Taiwan called on the government Tuesday to adopt concrete regulations in response to Hong Kong's controversial extradition bill, suggesting tighter controls on investment...

Taiwan’s Mainland Affairs Council warns of Hong Kong travel risks

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwan’s Mainland Affairs Council (MAC) created a section on its website on Tuesday (June 11) about Hong Kong’s extradition law amendments, which many fear wou...

The Latest: China supports Hong Kong extradition bill

HONG KONG (AP) — The Latest on a protest in Hong Kong against amendments to its extradition laws (all times local): 5:30 p.m. China says it supports an extradition ...

Hong Kong students in Taiwan protest against extradition bill

Taipei, June 9 (CNA) Hundreds of Hong Kong students gathered in front of the Hong Kong representative office in Taipei Sunday to express their objection to a proposed bill in Hong Kong that would allo...