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Multilateral recognition is an answer to Taiwan’s independence question

KAOHSIUNG (Taiwan News) — Much like the political scene here in Taiwan, the U.S. is a country massively split along party lines. There are no more than a handful of issues that bring Republic...

Ted Cruz calls out White House for taking down tweet containing Taiwan flag

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Senator Ted Cruz (R-TX) on Thursday (July 8) accused the Biden administration of being weak on China, while Taiwan's Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MOFA) called on the U...

China claims unification with Taiwan 'inevitable'

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — China's Taiwan Affairs Office (TAO) on Thursday (July 8) said that Taiwan will be unified with China sooner or later and called on the U.S. to abide by the “one-...

Taiwan foreign ministry underscores strong ties with US

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Foreign ministry Spokesperson Joanne Ou (歐江安) on Wednesday (July 7) emphasized the strength of Taiwan-U.S. relations under the Biden administration in response to White Ho...

Aussie treasurer: National interests come first with China

CANBERRA, Australia (AP) — Australia will always put its national interests ahead of economic interests in its troubled relationship with China, a senior Australian lawmaker said Wednesday after a Whi...

White House says it does not support Taiwan independence

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The Biden administration on Tuesday (July 6) made it clear that there are no plans to significantly alter its policy toward Taiwan when a White House official stated that ...

US National Security official says Washington taking action to maintain Taiwan Strait peace

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — U.S. National Security Council (NSC) coordinator for Indo-Pacific Affairs, Kurt Campbell, on Tuesday (June 8) said that the last thing the world needs is the deterioration...

Biden order to ban investment in 59 Chinese defense and tech firms

WASHINGTON, June 3 (Reuters) - The Biden administration will issue a new executive order on Thursday that bans U.S. entities from buying or selling publicly traded securities for 59 Chinese companies ...

Pro-Taiwan US official discourages promising military assistance to nation

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — U.S. policy coordinator for the Indo-Pacific Kurt Campbell has suggested the country hold off on making a clear statement on whether it will defend Taiwan in the event of ...

Biden threatens U.S. sanctions after Myanmar coup, launches policy review

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. President Joe Biden on Monday threatened to reimpose sanctions on Myanmar following a coup by the country’s military leaders and called for a concerted international ...

Initial Biden steps give Taiwan reason for optimism: William Stanton

Understandable concern All supporters of a free and democratic Taiwan have inevitably and understandably been concerned about the policies President Biden’s new administration will adopt towa...

Can President Joe Biden return the US pivot to Asia?

US President Joe Biden begins his term inheriting a strategic rivalry with China that is likely to remain the driving force of US Asia policy. Biden's new Indo-Pacific coordinator, Kurt Campbell,...

Obama-era official Kurt Campbell picked as Biden’s Asia coordinator

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Kurt Campbell, the U.S. assistant secretary of state handling Asia-Pacific affairs during the Obama era, will join the incoming Biden administration as the top official re...

Maintaining relationship with Taiwan of interest to Biden administration: former US official

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Noting that Beijing has become an unprecedented challenge for the U.S., Kurt Campbell, a former U.S. government official who has advised President-elect Joe Biden, said th...

China unlikely to find Biden a soft touch

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - In his unsuccessful campaign for re-election, President Donald Trump repeatedly warned that a victory for Joe Biden would be a win for China and that Beijing would “own Am...