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Japan, US kick off Noble Fusion military exercises in Okinawa

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The U.S. military has mobilized over 10,000 personnel around Okinawa’s Miyako Strait as a part of the Noble Fusion joint military exercises with Japan over the past ...

‘Taiwan and Japan are not friends, we are family members’: Deputy defense minister

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Japan’s deputy minister for defense, Yasuhide Nakayama, made a surprise drop in via remote call to a conference on Japan-Taiwan relations held at the Chang Yung-fa F...

US, Japan running secret war games to prep for China-Taiwan conflict

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The U.S. and Japan are reportedly conducting secret war games in preparation for a potential military confrontation with China over Taiwan. The Financial Times on Thurs...

Japanese minister says it's time to 'wake up' to deter Chinese aggression around Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Japan's State Minister of Defence Nakayama Yasuhide on Monday (June 28) warned that the U.S. and Japan need to "wake up" to the threat China poses to Taiwan....

US, Japanese leaders issue 1st joint statement mentioning Taiwan in 52 years

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Following the meeting between U.S. President Joe Biden and visiting Japan Prime Minister Suga Yoshihide Friday (April 16), they issued a joint statement stressing the impo...

US presses Japan to issue joint statement in support of Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The Biden administration is reportedly pushing Japan's Prime Minister Suga Yoshihide to issue a joint statement in support of Taiwan during Suga's visit to the Whi...

Japan mulling order to deploy military if China attacks Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Japan is exploring ways its military can help U.S. forces defend Taiwan in the event of an attack by China. During talks with Japanese Defense Minister Kishi Nobuo on M...

Japan, US share serious concerns over tensions in South China Sea: Kishi

Japan and the United States have shared serious concerns over rising tensions in the East and South China Seas, Japanese defense minister Nobuo Kishi said on Tuesday (March 16). Kishi made the comm...

Biden's secretary of state makes overseas debut with visit to Japan, Korea

U.S. Secretary of State Antony Blinken and Defence Secretary Lloyd Austin were set to meet counterparts in Tokyo on Tuesday (March 16), highlighting a focus by the new Washington administration on all...

Shinzo Abe says coronavirus originated in China

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe said Monday (May 25) it is an established fact that the Wuhan coronavirus (COVID-19) originated in China. Speaking at a press confere...