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G7 reiterates commitment to Taiwan Strait peace

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The Group of Seven (G7) foreign ministers issued a joint statement reiterating their commitment to peace and stability in the Taiwan Strait and the rules-based internation...

10 Taiwanese soldiers now fighting in Ukraine's foreign legion

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — There are now 10 Taiwanese soldiers fighting for Ukraine's foreign legion, according to a Taiwanese volunteer who has joined the fight to build bonds in preparation fo...

American posts Taiwan flag in Kyiv to honor Taiwanese soldiers in Ukraine

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Images this week began to surface on social media showing Taiwan's flag on a wall in Ukraine's capital of Kyiv, and the man responsible is an American citizen rall...

Video shows Taiwanese soldier serving in Ukraine's foreign legion

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Video surfaced on Tuesday (May 24) showing a Taiwanese soldier serving in Ukraine's foreign legion introducing himself in English as he proudly holds a Taiwanese flag....

Taiwan says Ukraine conflict will inform this year's military drills

Taiwan's main military drills this year will draw on the experiences of the war in Ukraine, focusing on asymmetric and cognitive warfare as well as use of reserves as it practices fighting off a C...

Taiwanese man now fighting for Ukraine's foreign legion

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The first Taiwanese man confirmed to be actively serving as a soldier in Ukraine's foreign legion is providing an account of his experiences thus far. On April 7, N...

American soldiers building tank-training grounds in Taiwan's Hsinchu

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The U.S. has sent military instructors to Taiwan to train local troops in operating the M1A2T Abrams tank, and they have also started setting up a training ground in north...

Taiwan Amis veteran signs up for Ukraine's foreign legion

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — A man from the Indigenous Amis tribe who once rode his bicycle around the world to fulfill his girlfriend's dying wish has signed up to fight in Ukraine's foreign ...

Chinese spies have penetrated Taiwan's military, case documents reveal

TAIPEI – For more than 20 years, Xie Xizhang presented himself as a Hong Kong businessman on visits to Taiwan. He now stands accused of having another mission: recruiting spies for China. On ...

Pentagon doubles number of US troops in Taiwan under Biden

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The Pentagon has continued to increase the number of troops in Taiwan, with nearly twice the number in the country in the first year of the Biden administration as the end...

Washington committed to helping Taiwan defend itself - US official

TAIPEI, Oct 29 (Reuters) - The top U.S. representative in Taiwan, Sandra Oudkirk, said on Friday that the United States is committed to helping Taiwan defend itself amid heightened tensions between Ta...

Tsai 1st president in 40 years to confirm US troops are in Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — In an interview released on Thursday (Oct. 28), Tsai Ing-wen (蔡英文) became the first Taiwanese president in 40 years to acknowledge that there are U.S. troops deployed in t...

Experts point out flaws in Taiwan's combat readiness

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Military experts have suggested Taiwan’s armed forces train with the U.S. and other countries’ militaries to improve combat readiness, according to a Wall Stre...

Senate bill allows Taiwanese soldiers to wear uniforms with flag in US

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The Senate's newly passed China competition bill presses for the lifting of remaining restrictions on diplomatic exchanges between the U.S. and Taiwan, particularly a ...

Taiwan can mobilize 450,000 soldiers upon president's order

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Minister of National Defense Yen Teh-fa (嚴德發) said on Thursday (Oct. 22) that President Tsai Ing-wen (蔡英文) can mobilize approximately 450,000 soldiers for a major war if s...