Video, photos of today's Chinese missile attack drill in Taipei

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- The 41st annual Wan An exercise (萬安演習), a drill simulating an air attack by Chinese military forces, was held today (May 27) in the pouring rain in northern Taiwan. Today...

Wan An drill simulating air raid by China to held in Taipei today from 1:30-2 pm

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- The 41st annual Wan An exercise, a drill simulating an air attack by Chinese military forces, will be held today (May 27) in northern Taiwan, with drills to be held in other pa...

Central Taiwan to conduct air raid drill on May 30

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Central Taiwan, including the city of Taichung and Penghu, will conduct an air raid drill from 1:30 to 2 p.m. on May 30. The drill, which has been titled Wan-An No.42, ...

Wan An Air Raid Drills planned across Taiwan for late May

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Taiwan’s Ministry of National Defense (MND) will be conducting air raid drills at the end of May, a spokesperson for the ministry has announced. From May 27 to Ma...

A visit to Taiwan’s Matsu islands, the time capsule of Chinese Civil War’s frontline

Matsu’s “blue tears” have made the outlying island chain a popular destination, enticing travelers to come from far and wide to see the natural phenomenon during the summer. Other th...

Taiwan News Weekly Roundup - June 9

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Top news this week includes Taiwan Wan An air raid drill held on June 4; Taiwan 7-Eleven launches fitness gym at Taipei store; 200 km hiking trail to open in Northern Taiw...

Video and photos of Wan An air raid drill today in Taipei

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- The 40th annual Wan An exercise (萬安演習), a drill simulating an air attack by Chinese military forces, was held today in northern Taiwan. Today's drill, code-named Wan An ...

Taiwan Wan An air raid drill to be held today from 1:30-2 p.m.

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The annual Wan An air raid drill, an exercise simulating an air attack by Chinese military forces to test Taiwan emergency response systems, will be held today (June 4) fr...

Military to test air raid text-alert system in Wan An drill

Taiwan's military will test a new air raid text-alert system at an annual air defense drill to be held next month, the Ministry of National Defense (MND) announced Tuesday. The system, built th...

Taipei road traffic to shut down during air raid drill June 4

Taipei, May 27 (CNA) A section of road in Taipei will be closed for hours on June 4, while all pedestrian and vehicular traffic in the city will come to a halt for 30 minutes, as part of an annual air...

Online rumors that Wan An air raid drill will be held in Taiwan tomorrow false: Police

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- Online rumors that the annual Wan An air defense drill (萬安演習), a excercise simulating an air attack by Chinese military forces, will be head tomorrow (April 13) are false, anno...

Video of Wan An air raid drill held in northern Taiwan today

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- The annual Wan An exercise (萬安演習), a drill simulating an air attack by Chinese military forces, went off without a hitch today in northern Taiwan. The drill, code-named Wan ...

Annual Wan An drill to be held in northern Taiwan Thursday

The annual Wan An air raid drill for northern Taiwan will take place on Thursday, and streets will be evacuated to allow for disaster prevention drills, air-raid siren tests and traffic control. Th...

Wanan air raid drill in central Taiwan to be held March 21

Taipei, March 15 (CNA) The annual Wanan drill in central Taiwan will be staged March 21 at 1:30 p.m., police authorities announced Tuesday. There will be traffic and light controls during the...