Taiwan concludes 4-day national security drill

A four-day national security exercise that simulates various emergency scenarios, including protection of the country's key infrastructure, came to an end in Taipei on Tuesday. President Tsai I...

Chinese navy conducts major military drill as Taiwan President goes abroad

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – China's Shanghai Maritime Safety Administration issued a notice on August 10, announcing that the Chinese navy will perform a major military exercise in the Yello...

Taiwan should be invited to RIMPAC military drill: senior US Congressman

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Senior Republican Party Congressman Ted Yoho called for Taiwan to be involved in the Rim of the Pacific Exercise (RIMPAC), the world's largest international marine mil...

Taiwan-China relations are tense, democracy is Taiwan’s foothold: Time Magazine

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – U.S. weekly magazine "Time" says that Taiwan-China relations are tense with China increasing efforts to isolate Taiwan, but Taiwan's democracy is its foothol...

10 Things to Know for Today

Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today: 1. AUDIO OF CHILDREN STOKES RAGE OVER SEPARATION A weeping c...

10 Things to Know for Tuesday

Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about Tuesday: 1. TRUMP UNAPOLOGETIC ON IMMIGRATION The president defends...

China spy plane spotted in Taiwan Strait during preparatory drills for Han Kuang Exercises 

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Taiwan’s Ministry of National Defense (MOND) organized a rehearsal exercise for the upcoming 34th annual Han Kuang (漢光) military exercises at the Ching Chuang Kang&n...

Taiwan paratrooper regains consciousness after free falling 1,300 feet 

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -  An injured paratrooper regained consciousness this morning after his parachute failed to open during a routine jump Thursday morning, and he is now able to move ...

Taiwan paratrooper injured in accident ahead of Han Kuang military exercise

TAIPEI (Taiwan News)— An army paratrooper fell from the sky during Thursday morning's rehearsal for the Han Kuang military exercises at the Chingchuankang Air Force Base in Taichun...

Timeline of recent events on the Korean peninsula

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — After a few months of rapprochement, North Korea abruptly called off scheduled high-level talks with South Korea on Wednesday and warned the U.S. that a planned summit with P...

Taiwan to conduct live-fire drills in May, June, to counter threat from China

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) - In the wake of mounting reports of Chinese military aircraft circling Taiwan, Taiwan's military has decided to conduct a string of live-fire drills during the 2018 Han Kuang...

Almost half of Taiwanese satisfied with president’s defense and China policies

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Almost half of Taiwanese support President Tsai Ing-wen’s (蔡英文) performance on defense issues and relations with China, a poll showed Friday. The Taiwan Cross-Str...

China air force conducts encirclement of Taiwan, as Beijing threatens 'further action'

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Chinese military aircraft reportedly circled Taiwan Thursday April 26, as a part of a campaign of intimidation that has heightened tension since China’s live fire mi...

Taiwan Travel Act didn't infringe U.S. 'one-China policy': Former AIT Chairman

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) - Former American Institute in Taiwan Chairman Richard Bush said Tuesday that the Taiwan Travel Act is not at odds with Washington's "one-China" policy when ask...

Computerized war games of Han Kuang drill to focus on scenario for 2018

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – The computerized war games, slated between April 30 and May 4, will no longer focus on future conflict scenarios, but rather simulate warfare taking place “this...