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Australian opposition leader: China relations won't change

CANBERRA, Australia (AP) — The opposition leader in Australia said Tuesday its relationship with China will remain difficult even if his center-left Labor Party wins power at elections for the first t...

Defending Taiwan from invasion is a must

KAOHSIUNG (Taiwan News) — It feels right now as if international support for Taiwan has never been so strong. President Joe Biden recently said at a town hall meeting that the United States &...

Former Australian PM supports Taiwan's inclusion in CPTPP

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Former Australian Prime Minister Tony Abbott on Friday (Oct. 15) said that it is vital to invite Taiwan into the Comprehensive and Progressive Trans Pacific Partnership (C...

Taiwan asks Australia to support regional trade bid

SYDNEY, Oct 12 (Reuters) - A Taiwan official has asked Australia to support its bid to join the CPTPP pan-Pacific trade pact, which China opposes, saying Taiwan can boost high technology trade flows a...

China issues hysterical condemnation of Tony Abbott’s visit to Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The Chinese embassy in Australia issued a histrionic statement on Saturday (Oct. 9) following former Prime Minister Tony Abbot's visit to Taiwan, according to reports....

EXPLAINER: How China flights near Taiwan inflame tensions

BANGKOK (AP) — A recent spate of Chinese military flights off southwestern Taiwan has prompted alarm from the island, which Beijing claims as its own, and is increasing tensions in a region already on...

Former Australian PM Abbott calls for solidarity with Taiwan

TAIPEI, Taiwan (AP) — A former Australian prime minister accused China of being a bully and expressed enthusiastic support for Taiwan while visiting the democratically ruled island on Friday. ...

EXPLAINER: How China flights near Taiwan inflame tensions

BANGKOK (AP) — A recent spate of Chinese military flights off southwestern Taiwan has prompted alarm from the island, which Beijing claims as its own, and is increasing tensions in a region already on...

Taiwan does not seek military confrontation, says president

TAIPEI, Oct 8 (Reuters) - Taiwan does not seek military confrontation, but will do whatever it takes to defend its freedom, President Tsai Ing-wen said on Friday, amid a rise in tensions with China th...

Tony Abbott urges Australia to 'do everything it can' to support Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Former Australian Prime Minister Tony Abbott has said that it is vital that Australia does everything it can to support Taiwan during a press conference at the 2021 Yushan...

Yushan Forum in Taiwan gets underway

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The annual Yushan Forum, hosted by the Taiwan-Asia Exchange Foundation (TAEF), is set to begin Friday (Oct. 8) morning at 9 a.m., with a multitude of international speaker...

French senators meet with Taiwan's Tsai amid China tensions

TAIPEI, Taiwan (AP) — A group of French senators visiting Taiwan as part of a regular parliamentary exchange met with President Tsai Ing-wen on Thursday morning during a trip that comes in a particula...

Former Australian Prime Minister Tony Abbott arrives in Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Former Australian Prime Minister Tony Abbott arrived in Taiwan Tuesday (Oct. 5) just as the country faces frequent large-scale intrusions of its air defense identification...

Australia says France knew of 'grave' submarine concerns

CANBERRA, Australia (AP) — France would have known Australia had “deep and grave concerns” that a submarine fleet the French were building would not meet Australian needs, Prime Minister Scott Morriso...

Former Australian PM accuses Beijing of exploiting Western nations

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Former Australian Prime Minister Tony Abbott on Monday (Aug. 9) accused Beijing of exploiting the West and called for an Australia-Indian trade agreement to decrease econo...