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Fact check: Russian fake news targeting Ukraine's Zelenskyy

There has been an ongoing debate in the West about whether and when to send more funds and arms to Ukraine. "Strategically, the West is still standing by Ukraine, but this year will be an importa...

Don't lose hope, 'be more angry' after Navalny death: Gudkov

Dmitry Gudkov, a former member of Russia's Duma lower chamber of parliament now in self-imposed exile and facing various charges at home, told DW he hoped that the death of Alexei Navalny would no...

South Korea's Yoon warns North Korea may try to disrupt April poll

SEOUL, Jan 31 (Reuters) - South Korean President Yoon Suk Yeol warned on Wednesday that North Korea could stage provocations such as armed actions near the shared border, drone intrusions, cyber attac...

Journalists say tech giants Google and Meta aid suppression

Google, Meta and other tech giants are making it more difficult to access independent media content in Belarus, exiled journalists have told the European Commission. By complying with restrictions imp...

Media literacy key to countering Chinese disinformation for Taiwanese

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Foreign Minister Joseph Wu (吳釗燮) stressed the need to inform the public about China's disinformation campaign and cultivate media literacy amongst Taiwanese to counter...

Taiwan's Doublethink Lab outlines China's election meddling in FIMI report

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The recent presidential election demonstrated that China sharpened its disinformation tools and increased its efforts to try and interfere in Taiwan’s politics, acco...

Content Moderation Solutions Market 2023 Segmentation Analysis, Key Players, Industry Share, and Forecast by 2032

Report Ocean has released a research study titled “ Content Moderation Solutions Market ” This study offers precise economic forecasts, global assessments, and country-level insights. It provides a co...

X community note falsely labels Chinese police brutality as Taiwanese

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — An X community note added to a video allegedly showing police beating a Uyghur man erroneously claimed that the officers were Taiwanese. On Jan. 13, an X page called Mo...

Taiwan’s Terry Gou mulls legal action over fraudulent letter

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The office of Foxconn Technology founder Terry Gou (郭台銘) said Friday (Jan. 12) it was mulling legal action against businessperson John Hsuan (宣明智) for having issued a lett...

Russia's FSB arrests own citizen for alleged Poland spying

Russia's Federal Security Service (FSB) on Friday said it had arrested a Russian national, working for a state firm, who it said was planning to pass on sensitive information to Poland. The FSB s...

Decoding China: How Beijing wants to sway Taiwan's election

On Tuesday afternoon this week at 3:14 p.m. local time (07:14 a.m. UTC), all cell phones in Taiwan sounded an alarm, four times in a row. "Air Raid Alert! Missile flyover Taiwan airspace, be awar...

KMT candidates distance themselves from Taiwan ex-president’s China comments

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Kuomintang (KMT) presidential candidate Hou Yu-ih (侯友宜) distanced himself from former President Ma Ying-jeou (馬英九) Wednesday (Jan. 10) after the latter said that on cross-...

Taiwan ruling party candidate will maintain status quo, engage with China

Taiwan's ruling party presidential candidate Lai Ching-te said on Tuesday he would maintain the status quo if elected, and remain open to engagement with Beijing under the principle of equality an...

Events to watch in 2024: US Election, Gaza, COP29, Ukraine, Paris Olympics, and more

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Heading into 2024, the year is set to be filled with important events in areas of politics, the environment, and culture that will shape the next several years. U.S. E...

Taiwan slams Chinese balloons as safety threat, psychological warfare

TAIPEI (Reuters) — Taiwan’s defense ministry accused China on Saturday of threatening aviation safety and waging psychological warfare on the island’s people with a recent spate of b...