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'We cannot trust China to make commitments on Taiwan'

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — U.S. President Joe Biden's nominee for ambassador to China, said that Washington cannot trust the communist country to keep its commitments on Taiwan and the solution ...

Pentagon explains difference between 'one China policy' and 'one China principle'

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The Pentagon on Tuesday (Oct. 12) explained that it supports the "one China policy," but not Beijing's "one China principal," and stressed a "...

4 US congressmen call on Biden to normalize diplomatic ties with Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Four U.S. congressmen have penned a letter to U.S. President Joe Biden, calling on him to re-establish formal diplomatic relations with Taiwan. On China's national ...

Biden says China will abide by unknown 'Taiwan agreement'

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — U.S. President Joe Biden on Tuesday (Oct. 5) said that he and China's leader Xi Jinping (習近平) would abide by the "Taiwan agreement" — although no such ...

US condemns intrusion of 93 Chinese warplanes into Taiwan ADIZ

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The U.S. State Department on Sunday (Oct. 3) issued a statement condemning the intrusion of 93 Chinese military aircraft into Taiwan's air defense identification zone ...

Taiwan military stays away from US defense conference due to COVID

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The Ministry of National Defense (MND) said Friday (Oct. 1) it would not send a delegation to the United States-Taiwan Defense Industry Conference because of the COVID-19 ...

Mayor wants US Customs and Border Protection inspectors in Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taoyuan City Mayor Cheng Wen-tsan (鄭文燦) told members of the United States Congress he hoped U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) officials could be stationed in Taiwan...

42.2% of Americans say US military should protect Taiwan: New poll

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — A recent survey shows 42.2% of Americans believe that if Taiwan is attacked, the U.S. military should defend the country. The poll, conducted by the nonprofit, nonparti...

US House passes bill inviting Taiwan to take part in 2022 RIMPAC

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — A bill passed by the U.S. House of Representatives on Thursday (Sept. 23) includes a section calling for Taiwan's participation in the 2022 Rim of the Pacific Exercise...

Former Marine hits out at Taiwan on China's behalf

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — A former U.S. Marine has once again published an anti-Taiwan opinion piece in China’s state-run Global Times, complaining the U.S. system is being gamed by Taiwan lo...

US secretary of state calls Taiwan 'country' again

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — U.S. Secretary of State Antony Blinken on Monday (Sept. 13) referred to Taiwan as a "country" for the second time during his tenure. On Monday, Blinken faced ...

Congressmen call for lifting of reimposed limits on DoD personnel traveling to Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Two U.S. congressmen have submitted an amendment to exempt Department of Defense (DoD) personnel from restrictions the Biden administration has reimposed on interactions w...

Biden 'seriously considering' Taiwan office name change

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The Biden administration is reportedly considering allowing Taiwan officials to include "Taiwan" in the name of its de facto embassy in the U.S. capital. The ...

Taiwan's I-Mei sends Mid-Autumn gift boxes to US, Japan as thanks for vaccine donations

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Following a donation of its signature puff snacks to Lithuania, I-Mei Foods Co. said Saturday (Sept. 4) that it will send Mid-Autumn Festival gift boxes to the United Stat...

Taiwan to send staff of new defense mobilization agency to US

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Members of a new All-out Defense Mobilization Agency to be formed next year will travel to the United States to hear advice from experts, reports said Wednesday (Sept. 1)....