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US to hold Taiwan Strait transits in 'coming weeks'

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Despite continued military exercises around Taiwan, the U.S. Defense Department on Monday (Aug. 8) announced that it will hold freedom of navigation operations in the Taiw...

Nancy Pelosi ends whirlwind tour of Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — U.S. House Speaker Nancy Pelosi on Wednesday (Aug. 3) concluded her whistle-stop tour of Taiwan only 19 hours after she arrived. At 5:29 p.m., Pelosi and her delegation...

Pelosi notes China 'didn't say anything when the men came' to Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — U.S. House Speaker Nancy Pelosi on Wednesday (Aug. 3) argued that China did not make "much of a fuss" when male U.S. leaders visited Taiwan. During a press co...

Nancy Pelosi meets with Taiwan President Tsai Ing-wen

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — As part of her trip to Taiwan, U.S. House Speaker Nancy Pelosi on Wednesday (Aug. 3) met with President Tsai Ing-wen (蔡英文), who presented her with a special award. At a...

Pelosi says trip shows 'America’s unwavering commitment' to Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Shortly after her arrival in Taipei, U.S. House Speaker Nancy Pelosi released a series of tweets saying that her visit to Taiwan was meant to honor "America's unw...

Taipei 101 posts series of signs welcoming Nancy Pelosi

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taipei 101 posted a series of messages in English and Mandarin welcoming and thanking U.S. House Speaker Nancy Pelosi for her historic visit to Taiwan. In anticipation ...

Nancy Pelosi lands in Taiwan on historic visit

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — U.S. House Speaker Nancy Pelosi defied threats from China and advice from the Biden administration by arriving in Taipei on Tuesday evening (Aug. 2), marking the first vis...

Pelosi in Malaysia as expected Taiwan visit looms

US House Speaker Nancy Pelosi was in Kuala Lumpur for meetings with Malaysian lawmakers on Tuesday, in the second stop of an Indo-Pacific tour overshadowed by outrage in Beijing over an expected Taiwa...

Pelosi trip to Taiwan listed as 'tentative'

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Details on U.S. House Speaker Nancy Pelosi's trip to Asia have emerged with a visit to Taiwan listed as "tentative." On Friday (July 29), NBC News cited t...

McCarthy says he will fly to Taiwan if he becomes House Speaker

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Republican House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy on Tuesday (July 26) said that he would visit Taiwan if he becomes House speaker after the midterm elections, while Democra...

Pelosi inviting congressmen to join her on trip to Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — A senior U.S. lawmaker on Wednesday (July 27) revealed that he was invited to join House Speaker Nancy Pelosi on her trip to Taiwan. Representative Michael McCaul, the ...

McConnell says Pelosi will hand China 'victory' if she cancels trip to Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — U.S. Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell on Tuesday (July 26) said that House Speaker Nancy Pelosi would hand China a "victory" if she backs out on plans to v...

Pompeo offers to fly with Pelosi to Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Former U.S. Secretary of State Michael Pompeo on Sunday (July 24) posted a tweet offering to fly with House Speaker Nancy Pelosi on her reported trip to Taiwan, while cong...

US fears China will launch no-fly zone over Taiwan before Pelosi visit

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The Biden administration said China may try to impose a no-fly zone over Taiwan to prevent the visit of U.S. Speaker of the United States House of Representatives Nancy Pe...

Pelosi says military afraid China will shoot down plane over Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — U.S. House Speaker Nancy Pelosi on Thursday (July 21) refused to confirm or deny a reported trip to Taiwan, but indicated the U.S. military was concerned that her plane &q...