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Philippines, China trade accusations over South China Sea collision

BEIJING/MANILA, Dec 10 (Reuters) - The Philippines and China traded accusations on Sunday over a collision of their vessels near a disputed shoalin the South China Sea as tensions over claims in the v...

Philippines, China trade accusations over South China Sea collision

BEIJING (Reuters) — The Philippines and China traded accusations on Sunday over a collision of their vessels in disputed waters of the South China Sea as tensions over claims in the vital waterw...

China, Philippines spar over shipping near disputed islands

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — China accuses the Philippines of sending five ships to a disputed island in the South China Sea, reports said Friday (Nov. 10). The Philippines grounded a ship on the S...

Taiwan to keep deploying frigates to disputed South China Sea island

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwan will continue to send large Coast Guard vessels to its disputed South China Sea claim hoping to “stabilize the regional situation," the country’s n...

Taiwan and Philippines should support each other amid Chinese aggression: MOFA

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwan’s Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MOFA) on Sunday (Sept. 10) called for Taiwan and the Philippines to support one another in the face of ongoing threats and unla...

Vietnam's criticism of live fire drills in Spratly Is. 'totally unacceptable': Taiwan

UPDATE: 08/30/23 09:30: Added comment from Taiwan's foreign ministry. TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Vietnam has again demanded Taiwan cease live fire drills conducted around Taiping Island, also...

Philippines slams China for use of water cannon on boat

The Philippines on Sunday accused a Chinese coast guard of "excessive and offensive" use of water cannons to stop a Filipino supply boat carrying food, water, fuel and new army personnel to ...

China rehearses Taiwan blockade as US deploys destroyer

China's military on Monday continued large-scale military drills for a third consecutive day near Taiwan. A statement from the military said the wargames included "sealing off" the isla...

US rebuts China's claim that its forces drove ship away from Spratly Islands chain

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The U.S. Navy on Tuesday (Nov. 29) took the unusual step of refuting claims by China that it had illegally patrolled near an island chain in the South China Sea. The U....

What does Ukraine mean for Taiwan?

Russia and the PRC are mirror images of aggression The similarities between the Russian invasion of Ukraine and a possible People's Republic of China (PRC) invasion of Taiwan are self-evident. ...

Taiwan Coast Guard, Marines conduct drill in Dongsha Islands

TAIPEI (Taiwan News)— Coast Guard Administration (CGA) personnel and Marines stationed on Taiwan’s Dongsha Island (東沙群島, Pratas Island) on Sunday (Sept. 5) conducted a military drill invol...

Taiwan Coast Guard to replace aging radars

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — In order to strengthen its maritime reconnaissance and surveillance capabilities, the Coast Guard Administration (CGA) will carry out radar system replacement in eastern a...

Philippine defense chief orders China to 'get out of' contested reef

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The war of words between the Philippines' defense department and the Chinese Embassy in Manila has taken a rancorous turn over the dozens of Chinese vessels lingering ...