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China must grasp West does not see Taiwan like Hong Kong: Tony Blair

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Former British Prime Minister Tony Blair told a forum this week that China needs to understand the West does not view Taiwan in the same way as Hong Kong, adding that view...

US blacklists senior Cambodian officials for corrupt dealings in naval base construction

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — On Wednesday (Nov. 10) the U.S. introduced corruption sanctions against high-ranking Cambodian defense personnel in regard to renovations at a Cambodian naval base and iss...

China may be committing genocide against Uyghurs: US Holocaust Memorial Museum

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — A new report released Tuesday (Nov. 9) by the U.S. Holocaust Memorial Museum takes aim at China’s ongoing persecution of its ethnic Uyghur Muslim minority, voicing t...

American senators push for greater Taiwan participation in development bank

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — A bipartisan group of U.S. senators on Wednesday (Oct. 27) put forward a bill to grant Taiwan a membership upgrade in the Inter-American Development Bank. The group of ...

Former chief of China’s second-largest weapons manufacturer to be arrested

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — China has approved the arrest on corruption charges of a former chairman of one of the country’s largest weapons manufacturers, the China North Industries Group Corp...

Amnesty International to shutter HK operations

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The Hong Kong offices of Amnesty International are set to close by the year’s end, with the organization citing an inability to operate under the city’s increa...

NBA player wears ‘Free Tibet’ shoes to game, China cuts livestream

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Outspoken Boston Celtics center Enes Kanter wore a pair of sneakers emblazoned with the words “Free Tibet” to an NBA game on Wednesday night (Oct. 20), leading...

Over three-quarters of Canadians want China’s Huawei kept out of their 5G: Poll

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — With Canada on the verge of deciding whether to ban Huawei from its 5G infrastructure, over 75% of Canadians are reportedly opposed to the company’s presence, accord...

EU Council president set to speak with Chinese leader

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — European Council President Charles Michel plans to speak with Chinese leader Xi Jinping (習近平) on Friday (Oct. 15) in what would be the first direct conversation between th...

Talks to resolve India-China border dispute fizzle out again

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The Indian and Chinese militaries announced their joint failure to reach an agreement that would have led to troop drawdowns in remote regions along their 3,500-kilometer ...

China issues hysterical condemnation of Tony Abbott’s visit to Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The Chinese embassy in Australia issued a histrionic statement on Saturday (Oct. 9) following former Prime Minister Tony Abbot's visit to Taiwan, according to reports....

Malaysia summons Chinese ambassador over maritime incursion

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Malaysia summoned the Chinese ambassador to Kuala Lumpur on Monday (Oct. 4), lodging a protest over what it claims were incursions into its exclusive economic zone (EEZ) b...

Japan’s new PM creates Cabinet-level role to manage economic threat from China

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Japan’s newly elected prime minister, Kishida Fumio, has created a new post for a minister of economic security, with the focus understood to be on the emerging thre...

China auctions off property of detained Uyghurs, raises millions: Report

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Amid China’s ongoing mass internment of its own citizens in Xinjiang Province, the authorities have been auctioning off the property of some detainees and raising te...

Chinese fashion brand JNBY recalls children's clothes with pedophilic and anti-Indian messages

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — A Chinese fashion label has recalled kid-sized outfits bearing depictions of Indian people being shot as well as the phrases “let me touch you” and “welc...