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Chinese professor sanctioned for bullying Taiwanese student in Italy

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — An Italian university has sanctioned a Chinese professor after video surfaced showing him trying to coerce a Taiwanese student into changing his city and country of origin...

MOFA rebukes Putin for saying Taiwan is China's 'internal affair'

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwan's Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MOFA) on Thursday slammed Russian President Vladimir Putin for describing Taiwan as one of China's "internal affairs&quo...

China could 'quarantine' Taiwan by air and sea

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Instead of invading Taiwan, analysts posit one scenario could involve China imposing a "quarantine" on the country's airspace and territorial waters, enablin...

Brookstone hawks globe with 'Taiwan Dao' listed as part of China

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — A Brookstone globe was spotted at a bookstore near the U.S. capital depicting Taiwan as a part of China and labeling it "Taiwan Dao." China affairs analyst Ia...

US State Department site deletes 'Taiwan is part of China'

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The U.S. State Department last week changed the wording on its U.S.-Taiwan relations page to delete reference to Taiwan as being part of China and removed a statement disa...

Taiwan's foreign ministry hits back at China's claim post-war treaty illegitimate

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Ministry of Foreign Affairs Spokesperson Joanne Ou (歐江安) on Tuesday (April 26) dismissed as fallacies comments made by Taiwan Affairs Office Spokesperson Ma Xiaoguang (馬曉光...

Majority of Taiwanese now want independence amid Ukraine war

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — In a new poll released on Tuesday (April 26), over 52% of respondents said they want de jure independence for Taiwan amid the Russo-Ukrainian War, a significant increase o...

Photo of the Day: American shows off 23 pro-Taiwan tattoos

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwan's de facto ambassador to the U.S. on Thursday (April 21) posted a photo of herself standing next to an American man who had rolled up his sleeve to reveal some ...

Chinese prof in Italy pushes Taiwanese student to list origin as 'Taipei, China'

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — A video surfaced on Friday (March 25) showing a Chinese professor coerce a Taiwanese student into changing his city and country of origin on his paper from "Taipei, T...

Taiwan condemns China for sticking 'dirty political hands' into Bologna show

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MOFA) on Thursday (March 24) condemned China for "sticking its dirty political hands" into an art exhibition in Italy by forcing...

US Senate passes bill barring State Department from buying maps showing Taiwan inaccurately

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The U.S. Senate on Thursday (March 10) passed a spending bill already approved by the House of Representatives that includes an amendment prohibiting the State Department ...

US House passes bill barring maps depicting Taiwan as part of China

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The U.S. House of Representatives on Wednesday (March 9) passed a spending bill that includes an amendment prohibiting the U.S. State Department from purchasing any map de...

76% of Taiwanese believe Taiwan already independent under status quo

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Nearly 76% of Taiwanese surveyed in a recent My Formosa (美麗島電子報) poll believe that Taiwan is already independent under the current status quo of cross-strait relations. ...

Chinese official makes political statement on Taiwan, says Olympics shouldn't be politicized

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Despite claims that the Olympics should not be politicized, a Chinese official on Thursday (Feb. 17) made an overtly political comment about Taiwan and dismissed human rig...

MOFA calls Russia-China joint statement an affront to Taiwan's sovereignty

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MOFA) on Saturday (Feb. 5) condemned the joint statement issued by Russia and China the same day, saying it attempts to delegitimize Taiwa...