Anonymous creates pro-Taiwan page inside UN website

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The decentralized international hacktivist group Anonymous has apparently hacked into a United Nations (UN) website and created a page that supports Taiwan, a country whic...

UN membership activists want Taiwan president to hold news conferences

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – President Tsai Ing-wen (蔡英文) should hold international news conferences next May and September to underline Taiwan’s wish to join the World Health Organization (WHO)...

Taiwan should lead calls for new democratic international body to replace UN

KAOHSIUNG (Taiwan News) — Earlier this week, the Taiwanese ambassador to Turkey, Cheng Tai-hsiang (鄭泰祥), made headlines when he backed calls from Turkish leader Recep Tayyip Erdoğan for the refo...

Taiwan wants UN General Assembly to halt exclusion of its citizens

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – When the United Nations General Assembly convenes in New York on September 17, Taiwan will demand a halt to the exclusion of its people from the UN system while also askin...

Democratic countries should support UN membership for Taiwan: German member of parliament

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Ulrich Lechte, a member of the German federal parliament, said on Tuesday (Aug. 6) that democratic countries should support Taiwan, as a fellow democratic country, in join...

The Latest: Envoy says no UN membership for Palestinians now

UNITED NATIONS (AP) — The Palestinian ambassador at the United Nations says the day will come when "obstacles" in the Security Council to full U.N. membership for Palestinians will be removed "but tha...

Taiwan United Nations Alliance to push for UN membership referendum in 2020

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Director General of the Taiwan United Nations Alliance (TAIUNA) Michael Tsai (蔡明憲) said yesterday (Nov. 27) that independent political alliances will work together to push...

Kiribati President reaffirms diplomatic ties with Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – As China’s campaign of increasing international pressure on Taiwan’s allies continues, many have speculated that small states in the South Pacific may be easy ...

12 allies call for Taiwan UN membership

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – 12 of Taiwan’s 17 diplomatic allies have so far expressed support for Taiwan’s participation at the United Nations (U.N.) General Assembly in New York, U.S. si...

The time is right for Taiwan to push for greater UN involvement

The UN General Assembly is taking place this week in New York. And once again, the only voice that Taiwan will have at this global diplomatic gathering is through their handful of diplomatic allies in...

Rally to support Taiwan UN bid held in New York City

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – The annual "Taiwan for U.N." (台灣加入聯合國大遊行) rally was held in New York City, U.S. on Sept. 23, with around 500 protestors calling for Taiwan to join the United Nat...

Taiwan’s UN participation aligned to Canada’s goals: Fmr Sec. of State

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – On the day before the beginning of the 73rd session of the United Nations (U.N.) General Assembly, Canada's The Hill Times published a special article calling on the C...

‘UN continues to ignore what Taiwan can offer:’ Taiwan Foreign Minister

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Taiwan Minister of Foreign Affairs Joseph Wu (吳釗燮) said that despite Taiwan being unable to participate in the United Nations (UN), Taiwan has complied with its duties as ...

Taiwan renews push for United Nations participation

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – An unnamed official has informed the media that Taiwan will raise three appeals to the United Nations (UN) in a bid to expand Taiwan's international participation ahea...

Clarification: United Nations-Palestinians-Israel story

UNITED NATIONS (AP) — In a story Feb. 21, The Associated Press reported that east Jerusalem is Palestinian territory occupied by Israel since 1967. The story should have made clear that this was quoti...