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50% of Taiwanese support independence after PLA drills

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — In a new poll released on Tuesday (Aug. 16), half of respondents support Taiwan independence and 55% found unification with China less attractive after it conducted massiv...

Taiwan opinion poll finds 78% not afraid of Chinese drills

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The Aug. 2-3 visit to Taiwan by United States House Speaker Nancy Pelosi was welcomed by 52.9%, according to the results of an opinion poll published Tuesday (Aug. 16). ...

Anonymous thanks Pelosi for Taiwan trip on hacked Chinese website

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Decentralized international hacktivist group Anonymous on Monday (Aug. 8) hacked into the website of a Chinese gasoline generator factory to thank U.S. House Speaker Nancy...

SCMP compares Pelosi's Taiwan trip to Pearl Harbor attack

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — An opinion piece published in the SCMP on Tuesday (Aug. 9) compared the visit of U.S. House Speaker Nancy Pelosi to the Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor. The SCMP, which...

China launches 'blockade' exercises around Taiwan on Tuesday

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — China's military on Tuesday (Aug. 9) announced that it will extend military exercises by sea and air around Taiwan with a focus on "joint blockade and joint suppo...

MECO denies making plans to evacuate Filipinos from Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The Philippine representative to Taiwan on Monday (Aug. 8) denied that his office has discussed evacuation plans with any Filipino community in Taiwan amid ongoing Chinese...

US to hold Taiwan Strait transits in 'coming weeks'

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Despite continued military exercises around Taiwan, the U.S. Defense Department on Monday (Aug. 8) announced that it will hold freedom of navigation operations in the Taiw...

China announces continued military exercises around Taiwan on Monday

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — China's military on Monday (Aug. 8) announced that it will extend military exercises by sea and air around Taiwan, prompting Taiwan's defense ministry to vow that ...

Video shows Taiwanese enjoy bubble bath party during China's wargames

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Video surfaced on Saturday (Aug. 6) showing revelers enjoying a bubble bath party on a Taiwanese island off the coast of China despite being at the height of the People...

China says it will hold 'regular' drills east of Taiwan's median line

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Chinese state-run media on Sunday (Aug. 7) announced that although four days of military exercises were set to end, the People's Liberation Army (PLA) will start to ho...

Record 68 Chinese warplanes, 13 ships intrude on Taiwan ADIZ

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — A record 68 Chinese military aircraft, plus 13 naval vessels, on Friday (Aug. 5) entered Taiwan's air defense identification zone (ADIZ), with many also crossing Taiwa...

Map shows paths of Chinese missiles fired around Taiwan on Day 1

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — On the first day of live-fire drills imposed on Taiwan by China, missiles landed in five of six zones around Taiwan, with a Vietnamese reporter creating a map showing the ...

China's ambassador to France says Taiwanese will be 'reeducated' after annexation

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — China's Ambassador to France Lu Shaye (盧沙野) on Wednesday (Aug. 3) claimed that Beijing would impose reeducation after it annexes Taiwan, drawing international criticis...

Taiwan president denounces China's live-fire drills as 'irresponsible'

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwan President Tsai Ing-wen (蔡英文) on Thursday (Aug. 4) condemned the unprecedented launching of live-fire drills in six zones around Taiwan as "irresponsible" ...

4 Chinese missiles flew over Taipei on way to Japan EEZ

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The Japanese government announced on Thursday (Aug. 4) that five ballistic missiles launched by China landed in Japan's exclusive economic zone (EEZ) that day and four...