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In Munich, US's Harris, Blinken aim to reassure Europe, despite Trump

WASHINGTON, Feb 15 (Reuters) - U.S. Vice President Kamala Harris and Secretary of State Antony Blinken face a tough task at the annual Munich Security Conference that kicks off on Friday - reassuring ...

US begins production of glide bombs for Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — RTX Corporation, formerly Raytheon Technologies Corporation, is set to produce 50 Joint Standoff Weapons (JSOWs) for Taiwan. Most of the work will be done in Tucson, Ar...

China claims US could abandon Taiwan 'pawn' at any time

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — China said the U.S. could cast off Taiwan like an "abandoned pawn." During a Taiwan Affairs Office (TAO) press conference on Wednesday (Jan. 31), a reporter s...

'Donald Trump didn't care about Taiwan': Ex-White House security official

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — A second Donald Trump presidency would likely mean further criticisms of Taiwan from the White House and less reliable U.S. support for Taiwan, experts have warned. A f...

US-China working group meets face-to-face for first time in Beijing

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — A U.S.-China economic working group held its first face-to-face meeting in Beijing over two days on Thursday (Jan. 18) and Friday (Jan. 19) to discuss financial stability,...

Taiwan's Lai combined with Trump 'nightmare scenario' for China: Analyst

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The possibility of Donald Trump securing a second term as U.S. president combined with Lai Ching-te (賴清德) as Taiwan’s president represents a “nightmare scenari...

Events to watch in 2024: US Election, Gaza, COP29, Ukraine, Paris Olympics, and more

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Heading into 2024, the year is set to be filled with important events in areas of politics, the environment, and culture that will shape the next several years. U.S. E...

US allies reluctant on Red Sea task force

WASHINGTON/MADRID/ROME, Dec 28 (Reuters) - U.S. President Joe Biden hoped to present a firm international response to Yemen's Houthi attacks on Red Sea shipping by launching a new maritime force, ...

Trump would install loyalists to reshape US foreign policy on China, NATO and Ukraine

WASHINGTON, Dec 18 (Reuters) - Donald Trump in a second term would likely install loyalists in key positions in the Pentagon, State Department and CIA whose primary allegiance would be to him, allowin...

China chip firm powered by US tech and money avoids Biden's crackdown

A Chinese chip designer, part-owned by the country's top sanctioned chipmaker, is purchasing U.S. software and has American financial backing, relationships that underscore the difficulty Washingt...

China raises concerns with US over export controls, sanctions, tariffs

BEIJING, Nov 17 (Reuters) - China's commerce minister expressed concern over U.S. curbs on semiconductor exports to China, as well as sanctions on Chinese firms and tariffs on Chinese imports, whe...

Ukraine updates: Russia's Duma to discuss revoking nuclear treaty

Russian officials are set to discuss revoking the country's ratification of the Comprehensive Nuclear Test Ban Treaty (CTBT). The move could pave the way for Russia to resume nuclear testing for ...

Donald Trump commits to Nevada caucus as state GOP approves rules rivals see as helping his campaign

RENO, Nev. (AP) — Former President Donald Trump 's campaign committed to running in Nevada’s caucus as the state party approved rules that rival campaigns say tilt the state’s nominating process in hi...

Biden faces foreign policy trouble spots as he aims to highlight his experience on the global stage

WASHINGTON (AP) — This probably wasn't how President Joe Biden envisioned his big foreign policy week ending. Biden spent much of the time trying to make the case to world leaders at the...

Nevada Republicans brace for confusion as party eyes election rules that may favor Trump

RENO, Nev. (AP) — Former President Donald Trump's push to bend state Republican parties to his will — and gain an advantage in his effort to return to the White House — is coming to a head in Nevada. ...