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Experts share analyses of Trump administration's Taiwan and China policies

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — A group of scholars analyzed the significance and impact of U.S. policies on the South China Sea (SCS) and Taiwan during an online seminar organized by Academia Sinica on ...

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 "...

China urges US to abide by 'one China' principle

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — China responded to the U.S. State Department’s denunciation of Beijing’s provocative military actions near Taiwan on Monday (Oct. 4) by urging Washington to ab...

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 ...

US Department of Defense vows continued military assistance to Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Pentagon spokesperson John Kirby said Tuesday (May 24) that Washington’s policy towards Taiwan remains unchanged. U.S. President Joseph Biden held a White House s...

Taiwan tells CCP to accept 'cross-strait reality'

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — In response to the Chinese foreign minister's claim that there is "no room for compromise in its bid to "unify" with Taiwan, the Ministry of Foreign Aff...

US says Taiwan stance remains clear and unchanged

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The White House said its position on Taiwan remains clear and unchanged in response to China’s warning that the Biden administration should roll back the “dang...

China opposes US military drone sale to Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Chinese Foreign Ministry spokesperson Wang Wenbin on Friday (Aug. 7) expressed his opposition to the potential U.S. sale of at least four military drones to Taiwan and sai...

Historic data indicate a Chinese invasion of Taiwan is easier said than done

Shih Ming-teh (施明德), a renowned political activist in Taiwan and a former political prisoner for 25 and a half years, recently published a research paper entitled "On Taiwan's sovereignty and...

Paul Ryan visit moves Taiwan-US relations in right direction but further action needed

KAOHSIUNG (Taiwan News) -- It is a testament to the impact that the Taiwan Travel Act (TTA) has had on U.S.-Taiwan relations that, no less a figure than former Congressional Speaker Paul Ryan paid a v...

F-16V sale to bolster Taiwan's ability to deter Chinese threats: US official

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — U.S. Assistant Secretary of Defense for Asian and Pacific Security Affairs Randall Schriver said on Tuesday (April 16) that the U.S. sold fighter jets to Taiwan to bolster...

Washington urged not to refer to 'one China' policy

A former U.S. official urged Washington Sunday not to refer to its "one China" policy in a diplomatic setting when it comes to cross-Taiwan Strait relations, as it is confusing and misleadin...

US Navy admiral: 'One Country, Two Systems' does not respect the wishes of Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Head of the U.S. Indo-Pacific Command Admiral Philip Davidson expressed concern Tuesday over the presence of Chinese naval forces in the Taiwan Strait, and Beijing’s...

Promoting security and economic cooperation a priority in building stronger Taiwan-US ties: AIT director

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — At his first press conference held Wednesday after assuming the position as director of the American Institute in Taiwan (AIT) in August, Brent Christensen specified that ...

State dept. reaffirms US support for Taiwan, encourages Taipei to increase defense budget

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – A U.S. State Department official reportedly reaffirmed the U.S.’ commitment to uphold the Taiwan Relations Act on July 23 (U.S. time) pledging that the U.S. would pr...