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Freedom House to open office in Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MOFA) on Tuesday (Aug. 2) hailed Freedom House’s plan to establish an office in Taipei as a testament to Taiwan’s being a beac...

Human rights organization Safeguard Defenders opens office in Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Safeguard Defenders, a Madrid-based human rights non-governmental organization, has opened a new office in Taiwan. In an announcement published on Monday (May 17), Safe...

Chinese tennis star Peng Shuai's interview leaves unanswered questions

In a post on social media in November 2021, Chinese tennis star Peng Shuai said Chinese vice premier Zhang Gaoli sexually assaulted her. The post was quickly removed, and Peng disappeared for weeks, ...

China 'hunted' over 600 Taiwanese overseas

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — A report released by the international human rights organization Safeguard Defenders has alleged that China is "hunting" Taiwanese all over the world, with over ...

Chinese state media airs another forced confession amid broadcast row with Europe

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — China’s state-run news network CCTV-13 reported on Wednesday (April 14) that a man named Li Hengli (李享利) has been sentenced to 11 years in prison for allegedly endan...

China threatens retaliation over UK TV license cancellation

BEIJING (AP) — China on Friday threatened to retaliate after British regulators stripped China’s state TV channel of its U.K. broadcasting license, a decision based on technical issues but rooted in c...

Switzerland struggles to explain hush-hush deal with China’s Ministry of Public Security

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — A recently expired, renewable five-year agreement between the Swiss government and China’s Ministry of Public Security (MPS) that allows Chinese agents to covertly r...