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Taiwan girds for increased Chinese ADIZ incursions in 2022

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwan is anticipating more intrusions by Chinese warplanes into its air defense identification zone (ADIZ) in 2022, based on the pattern of ramped-up sorties over the pas...

Japanese expats in Taiwan gear up for potential cross-strait conflict

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Japanese expatriates in Taiwan may have to organize their evacuation in the event of a cross-strait conflict as China steps up its military pressure. Kyodo News reporte...

With an anti-American image, KMT will lose again and again: Pundit

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — KMT-leaning commentator Huang Wei-han (黃暐瀚) said the U.S.-China dynamic played a large role in the four referendums on Saturday (Dec. 18) and that if Taiwan’s opposi...

Taiwan protests cancelation of digital minister's speech at South Korean conference

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MOFA) has summoned the acting South Korean representative in Taipei to express dissatisfaction over Seoul’s decision to cancel Digit...

Chinese spies have penetrated Taiwan's military, case documents reveal

TAIPEI – For more than 20 years, Xie Xizhang presented himself as a Hong Kong businessman on visits to Taiwan. He now stands accused of having another mission: recruiting spies for China. On ...

Cross-strait stability requires strategic clarity not ambiguity

KAOHSIUNG (Taiwan News) — Congresswoman Elaine Luria is no ordinary American politician. She had a long and distinguished career in the U.S. Navy before running for public office and now serves ...

China's dictatorship lectures Taiwan on democracy

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwan's Minister of Foreign Affairs Joseph Wu (吳釗燮) was incredulous on Thursday (Dec.15) after the communist regime in Beijing lectured Taiwan on democracy and refere...

China approves lower tariffs with Taiwan for 2022 in line with cross-strait agreement

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — China’s Ministry of Finance announced on Wednesday (Dec. 15) that the Tariff Commission of the State Council has approved tariff cuts for 2022 in line with the "...

Mainland Affairs Council condemns China's coercive policies to unify with Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwan’s Mainland Affairs Council (MAC) on Saturday (Dec. 11) criticized China for denying the reality of the situation in the Taiwan Strait and called it out for it...

China vows to attack US troops who come to Taiwan's aid

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — China's state-run media on Thursday (Dec. 9) warned that Chinese forces would attack U.S. troops if they attempted to come to Taiwan's aid when the "reunifica...

Taiwan think tank adds China to 'Types of Headaches' meme

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — A Taiwan think tank on Wednesday (Dec. 8) posted its take on a popular meme showing what a headache it is living next to China, to show solidarity with Ukraine as it girds...

Assistant secretary of state says Washington will continue promoting Taiwan's global contributions

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — U.S. Assistant Secretary of State for East Asian and Pacific Affairs Daniel Kritenbrink has affirmed Washington’s continued public support for Taiwan and said the U....

Taiwan foreign minister warns Chinese expansionism could start WW III

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Minister of Foreign Affairs Joseph Wu (吳釗燮) warned over the weekend that China's expansionism could touch off a third world war. During an interview on Sky News wit...

Taiwan's Mainland Affairs Council warns Straits Forum tool for Beijing's unification campaign

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Mainland Affairs Council Deputy Minister Chiu Chui-cheng (邱垂正) has warned those planning on attending the upcoming Straits Forum that the annual event is a large-scale pla...

Chinese military flights near Taiwan look like 'rehearsals'- Pentagon chief

WASHINGTON, Dec 4 (Reuters) - U.S. Defense Secretary Lloyd Austin on Saturday said Chinese military flights near Taiwan look like "rehearsals" though he did not indicate that he expected Bei...