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Taiwan arms backlog from US virtually unchanged since last year

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwan’s backlog of arms from the United States has not changed much in terms of overall cost but there has been a notable increase in the number of weapons for asym...

US making progress in backlog of arms deliveries to Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The U.S. has been making progress in ensuring weapons are making their way to Taiwan, National Security Council Secretary General Wellington Koo (顧立雄) said recently. Sp...

Taiwan attends 'Europe's biggest ever arms fair,' China not invited

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwan participated as a "country" in Europe's largest arms expo on Sept. 12-15, while China was not invited. The Defense and Security Equipment Internati...

US military aid package to Taiwan to include 4 MQ-9A drones

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — A U.S. military weapons aid package worth US$345 million (NT$10.99 billion) to Taiwan announced at the end of July includes four MQ-9A reconnaissance drones, CNA reported ...

Japan ex-PM Aso's 'fight for Taiwan' remark in line with official view, lawmaker says

TOKYO, Aug 10 (Reuters) - Former Japanese Prime Minister Taro Aso's remark on Tuesday that his country must show "the resolve to fight" to defend Taiwan from attack was in line with Toky...

North Korea denounces US arms aid to Taiwan as 'dangerous' provocation

SEOUL, Aug 4 (Reuters) - North Korea on Friday criticised a U.S. weapons aid package to Taiwan, state media reported on Friday, accusing the United States of driving tensions in the region to "an...

US House introduces Taiwan Peace Through Strength Act

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The U.S. House of Representatives introduced the Taiwan Peace Through Strength Act on Friday (July 28). The bipartisan bill was introduced by Representatives Chris Papp...

US announces Taiwan weapons package worth up to $345 million

WASHINGTON (Reuters) -The United States unveiled a Taiwan weapons aid package worth up to $345 million on Friday, a move likely to anger China even as the Biden administration declined to publicly pro...

US announces new Taiwan weapons package

The US on Friday unveiled a Taiwan weapons aid package worth up to $345 million (roughly €310 million), in a move likely to anger China. The Biden administration did not detail what equipment w...

US to announce new Taiwan weapons package soon

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Washington is expected to announce a new weapons package to Taiwan worth upwards of US$300 million (NT$9.42 billion), Reuters reported on Thursday (July 27). Two Americ...

China warns of rocket debris in area northeast of Taiwan

TAIPEI, Taiwan (AP) — China’s local maritime authorities have issued a warning for possible rocket debris in waters northeast of Taiwan, saying ships would be banned from entering the area on April 16...

US 'Tiger Team' ensuring Taiwan's defense against China

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — U.S. Secretary of Defense Lloyd J. Austin said on Thursday (March 23) that he has formed a "Tiger Team" to ensure that Taiwan's military needs are met amid r...

China will be able to invade Taiwan by 2027: Blinken

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — U.S. Secretary of State Antony Blinken on Wednesday (March 22) agreed with the assessment by U.S. intelligence agencies that the People's Liberation Army (PLA) will ha...

US Representative Mike Gallagher urges faster arms delivery to Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — U.S. Representative Mike Gallagher urged Washington to prioritize providing weapons to Taiwan in order to deter Chinese aggression. “We need to be moving heaven a...

Military deploys Skybow, Patriot missiles to northern Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Skybow and Patriot missiles have been deployed in northern Taiwan to strengthen the region’s air defense, CNA cited a person familiar with the matter as saying. S...