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Nicaragua seizes former Taiwan embassy to give it to China

MANAGUA, Nicaragua (AP) — The Nicaraguan government has seized the former embassy and diplomatic offices of Taiwan, saying they belong to China. President Daniel Ortega’s government ...

New Caledonia holds third independence vote from France

French citizens on the Pacific Islands of New Caledonia took part in an independence referendum on Sunday, the third and last of its kind allowed on the issue under a 1998 deal with Paris. Pro-indepe...

Honduras reportedly considering switch in Taiwan recognition

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — There are mixed messages emanating from Honduras’ incoming administration as to the future of the country’s ties with Taiwan. Two members of the interim gov...

EXPLAINER: Why did China woo away Nicaragua from Taiwan?

BEIJING (AP) — Nicaragua’s decision to sever diplomatic links with Taiwan and recognize China leaves the self-governing island democracy with just 14 diplomatic allies. Most are smal...

Taiwan loses diplomatic ally Nicaragua to China

TAIPEI, Taiwan (AP) — Taiwan lost Nicaragua as a diplomatic ally after the Central American country said it would officially recognize only China, which claims self-ruled Taiwan as part of its territo...

Foreign ministry condemns Solomon Island PM's claim 'Taiwan agents' behind violent protests

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MOFA) has expressed regret over Solomon Islands Prime Minister Manasseh Sogavare’s accusations that “Taiwan agents” were...

Solomon Islands prime minister survives no-confidence vote after riots

SYDNEY, Dec 6 (Reuters) - Solomon Islands Prime Minister Manasseh Sogavare on Monday survived a no-confidence motion in parliament after accusing the Pacific island nation's most populous province...

Solomon Islands leader wins no-confidence vote after riots

WELLINGTON, New Zealand (AP) — The leader of the Solomon Islands survived a no-confidence vote in Parliament on Monday following riots in the capital last month. Prime Minister Manas...

Leader of Solomon Islands survives no-confidence vote in Parliament following riots in capital last month

WELLINGTON, New Zealand (AP) — Leader of Solomon Islands survives no-confidence vote in Parliament following riots in capital last month.

Solomon Islands prime minister faces no-confidence vote after riots

Solomon Islands Prime Minister Manasseh Sogavare faces a motion of no confidence on Monday, after anti-government riots saw dozens of buildings burnt down and shops looted in the Pacific island's ...

Solomon Islands: PM Sogavare survives no confidence vote

Solomon Islands Prime Minister Manasseh Sogavare on Monday easily survived a no confidence motion brought by the opposition over graft accusations. The vote came amid divisions between the national g...

Solomon Islands politician wants diplomatic ties with Taiwan

TAIPEI, Taiwan (AP) — The head of the most populous province in the Solomon Islands said the country would likely switch diplomatic ties back to Taiwan if the prime minister is ousted from his post fo...

New Zealand to send military, police to Solomon Islands

WELLINGTON, New Zealand (AP) — New Zealand will send up to 65 military and police personnel to the Solomon Islands in the coming days after rioting and looting broke out there last week over several i...

Belize reaffirms support for Taiwan as doubts grow over Honduras

A senior politician from Belize pledged on Wednesday "steadfast" support for Taiwan during a meeting with President Tsai Ing-wen, amid doubts whether fellow Central American nation Honduras ...

Qatar to host New Zealand's bid to qualify for the World Cup

ZURICH (AP) — New Zealand’s path to the World Cup in Qatar will also start there when the Oceania qualifying tournament that was drawn on Monday is played in the host nation in March. ...