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Analysts expect next US arms sale to bolster Taiwan's asymmetric defense

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Scholars have predicted that the next U.S. arms sale to Taiwan may not be traditional weapons platforms such as aircraft and ships but items that will help Taiwan boost it...

US briefed Taiwan before and after high-level meeting with China official

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The U.S. briefed Taiwan before and after National Security Advisor Jake Sullivan’s meeting with Chinese Communist Party Politburo member and Director of the Office o...

Michigan establishes 'Taiwan Friendship Caucus' to strengthen bilateral ties

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Michigan established a bipartisan “Taiwan Friendship Caucus” on Thursday (March 10), becoming the sixth Midwestern state to do so after Illinois, Wisconsin, Mi...

Taiwan News' exclusive interview with Mike Pompeo

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwan News spoke with former U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo, who is on a four-day visit to Taiwan, on Friday (March 4). He highlighted Taiwan's undeniable sov...

Foreign ministry refutes reports claiming Pompeo's visit strictly for business

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MOFA) on Friday (March 4) blasted media speculation that former U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo’s visit to Taiwan is for busines...

Taiwan president decorates former US Secretary of State Pompeo

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — President Tsai Ing-wen (蔡英文) on Thursday (March 3) decorated former United States Secretary of State Mike Pompeo with the Order of Brilliant Star to thank him for his serv...

President says Taiwan will continue working with democratic partners

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwan will continue to work with democratic partners, President Tsai Ing-wen (蔡英文) said at a banquet for the visiting U.S. delegation on Wednesday (March 2). A delegat...

Former US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo arrives in Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Former U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo has arrived in Taiwan. He arrived on Wednesday night (March 2) at 7:38 p.m. and will depart on Saturday. "I've been ...

Former US defense official reaffirms Washington's commitment to Taiwan Strait peace

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — “Maintaining peace and stability across the Taiwan Strait is not just a U.S. interest but also a global one,” former Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff Mich...

Former top US defense officials visit Taiwan amid tensions

TAIPEI, Taiwan (AP) — A delegation of former U.S. defense officials arrived in Taiwan on Tuesday in a sign of stepped-up communication between the sides amid a looming threat from China. ...

US delegation to arrive in Taiwan Tuesday afternoon

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — A surprise U.S. delegation led by former Joint Chiefs of Staff Chairman Michael Glenn Mullen is scheduled to arrive at Taiwan's Songshan Airport at 3:54 p.m. on Tuesda...

South Carolina legislature passes pro-Taiwan resolutions

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) —Both the South Carolina Senate and House of Representatives passed pro-Taiwan resolutions on Tuesday (Feb. 8) supporting meaningful international participation for Taiwan a...

China lambasts US arms deal to Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The U.S. arms sale to Taiwan is a violation of the “one China” principle, Chinese Foreign Ministry spokesman Zhao Lijian (趙立堅) said Tuesday (Feb. 8), following...

Taiwan thanks US for latest arms deal

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The Presidential Office expressed gratitude to the U.S. following the State Department’s approval of a possible sale of hardware and maintenance services for Taiwan&...

AIT director reaffirms US support for Taiwan's defense capabilities

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — U.S. support for Taiwan’s defense capabilities is “rock solid,” American Institute in Taiwan Director Sandra Oudkirk said recently. Oudkirk pointed ou...