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Live updates: U.S. official: Large-scale invasion now likely

The latest on the Russia-Ukraine crisis: ___ A senior U.S. defense official says Thursday's attack by Russia appears to be the first phase in what will likely be a ...

US builds Wake Island into key airfield in case of Pacific conflict

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — If the United States would have to pull back its armed forces out of the western half of the Pacific during a military conflict, it would choose Wake Island between Japan ...

Flaring tensions could kill Iran nuclear deal; to what end?

BERLIN (AP) — The landmark 2015 deal between Tehran and world powers aimed at preventing Iran from obtaining nuclear weapons has been teetering on the edge of collapse since the United States pulled o...

Editorial Roundup: Excerpts from recent editorials

Excerpts from recent editorials in the United States and abroad: ___ July 3 The Chicago Tribune on the two deaths that one family hopes will spark...

NATO chief Stoltenberg bats for expanded INF treaty deal with more members

NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg has said he was open to an expanded Intermediate-Range Nuclear Forces (INF) Treaty with more members in order to save the key armaments pact. The INF treaty is...

Taiwan's enhanced Tiangong 3 missiles ready for mass production: MND

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Taiwan continues to advance its missile technology to ensure the country’s defensive capabilities in the face of increased threats from China. According to recent...

China has 2,000 ballistic missiles threatening Taiwan and US: US military report

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – China has a stockpile of nearly 2,000 ballistic missiles of all ranges, which pose grave threats to both the U.S. and Taiwan, as they could be used to attack Taiwan in pre...

Trump's Mideast peace plan in limbo as Netanyahu visits

WASHINGTON (AP) — There's much to celebrate but plenty of cause for trepidation, too, as President Donald Trump and Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu meet Monday at the White House. ...

Taiwan's upgraded 'Cloud Peak' missiles could reach Beijing

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- Over NT$12.4 billion has been allocated to a Ministry of Defense project codenamed the "Qilin Project" (麒麟專案), to extend the range Taiwan's Yun Feng or "Clou...