Families of US troops slain in Jordan seek action

WASHINGTON (AP) — The families of three Special Forces troops slain by a Jordanian soldier at a military base in Jordan in 2016 are calling on Congress to suspend aid to the key U.S. Mideast partner u...

American Institute in Taiwan announces new Washington office director

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The American Institute in Taiwan (AIT) announced Thursday (April 30) that Ingrid Larson, the U.S. State Department Taiwan Coordination Office director, will assume the pos...

AIT chairman visits museum with Taiwan vice president-elect

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — American Institute in Taiwan (AIT) Chairman James Moriarty visited the Chimei Museum in Tainan, in the company of Vice President-elect William Lai (賴清德) on Friday (March 6...

Taiwan president thanks US House for passing Taipei Act

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — After news broke that the U.S. House of Representatives on Wednesday (March 4) unanimously passed the Taiwan Allies International Protection and Enhancement Initiative Act...

World can benefit from Taiwan's experience fighting coronavirus: AIT chairman

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Chairman of the American Institute in Taiwan (AIT) James Moriarty commended Taiwan’s efforts in dealing with the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) threat, saying that the...

AIT chairman to visit Taiwan next week

The American Institute in Taiwan (AIT) announced Thursday that its chairman, James Moriarty, will visit Taiwan from March 1-7, his eighth trip to the country since he assumed the post in October 2016....

Taiwan's KMT presidential candidate cancels US visit

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — After a closed-door meeting with AIT Chairman James Moriarty on Friday morning (Oct. 18), Kuomintang (KMT) presidential candidate Han Kuo-yu (韓國瑜) announced that he is can...

US Taiwan's most important ally: KMT presidential nominee

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Kaohsiung Mayor and Kuomintang (KMT) presidential nominee Han Kuo-yu (韓國瑜) met with the chairman of the American Institute in Taiwan (AIT), James Moriarty, on Friday, spar...

US deeply troubled by China's pressure on Taiwan: AIT chairman

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The chairman of the American Institute in Taiwan (AIT), James Moriarty, has expressed concern over Beijing’s continual pressure on Taiwan in various spheres, saying ...

AIT Chairman James Moriarty visits Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The chairman of the American Institute in Taiwan (AIT), James Moriarty, arrived in Taipei on Monday (Oct. 14) for a six-day visit, Taiwan’s Ministry of Foreign Affai...

Taiwan KMT presidential candidate to focus on preventing war: aide

Han Kuo-yu's (韓國瑜) defense policy will focus on "preventing our adversary from making a decision to use force" if he is elected president, a defense advisor to the Kuomintang (KMT) presi...

President Tsai returns to Taiwan after visit to US and Caribbean

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Returning home on Monday (July 22) from her 12-day journey to the U.S. and Caribbean nations, President Tsai Ing-wen (蔡英文) highlighted the growing relationship between Tai...

Taiwan president calls for unity in presidential election bid

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — President Tsai Ing-wen (蔡英文) on Saturday (July 20) pleaded for unity among different political factions. The president will face Kaohsiung Mayor Han Kuo-yu (韓國瑜) from the ...

President of Taiwan welcomed by hundreds of overseas compatriots in Colorado

DENVER (CNA) -- President Tsai Ing-wen (蔡英文) was welcomed by hundreds of cheering overseas Taiwanese compatriots as she arrived Friday in the U.S. city of Denver, the last stop of her 12-day state vis...

US offers to help Taiwan counter Chinese meddling ahead of 2020 elections

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – The United States is in talks with Taiwan to help the country counteract Chinese meddling in the 2020 presidential election, said a senior U.S. official at the Department ...