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US and Chinese security officials discuss bilateral relations, Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — U.S. Deputy National Security Advisor Jonathan Finer met with Director of the International Liaison Department of the Chinese Communist Party Liu Jianchao (劉建超) on Wednesd...

US announces potential sale of military data link equipment to Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The U.S. Department of State announced a potential sale of Command, Control, Communications, and Computers (C4) to Taiwan on Friday (Dec. 15). The package includes C4 L...

US defense spending bill helps Taiwan strengthen defense

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The 2024 National Defense Authorization Act approved by the U.S. Congress will boost Taiwan’s defense capabilities, the Ministry of National Defense (MND) said on Fr...

US Congress passes defense bill with provisions to bolster Taiwan's military

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) —Congress has approved a defense spending bill that includes strengthened military coordination between the U.S. and Taiwan, including military cybersecurity cooperation, sp...

Taiwan to conduct live-fire tests for Patriot III missiles in US

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The Air Force’s Patriot III missile launchers and support vehicles have been shipped to the U.S. to undergo comprehensive performance evaluations, according to Taiwa...

Foreign minister says Taiwan keeping close tabs on Biden-Xi meeting

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwan will closely follow developments from the meeting between U.S. President Joe Biden and Chinese leader Xi Jinping (習近平), Taiwan Foreign Minister Joseph Wu (吳釗燮) said...

US, China to resume military dialogue

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The U.S. and China have resumed military-to-military dialogue despite being at odds with each other over developments in the Taiwan Strait and South China Sea. Cynthia ...

Guam is 'tip of the spear' in ensuring Taiwan's security

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwan must fortify its relationship with Guam to maintain security in the Taiwan Strait, said Paul Chen (陳盈連), the director-general of the Taipei Economic and Cultural Of...

Taiwan president meets Guatemala defense minister

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — President Tsai Ing-wen (蔡英文) met with Guatemala Defense Minister General Henry Reyes Chigua on Wednesday (Sept. 27). Guatemala is one of Taiwan’s 13 official dipl...

US House passes defense bill that bolsters Taiwan's military

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The U.S. House of Representatives on Friday (July 14) passed a defense spending bill that includes strengthened military coordination between the U.S. and Taiwan, military...

Taiwan to strike back if Chinese military aircraft or spy balloons enter airspace: MND

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The Ministry of National Defense (MND) on Tuesday (June 27) said if any Chinese military aircraft or "entities" enter Taiwan's airspace or territorial waters...

Why haven't China and the US agreed to restore military contacts?

TAIPEI, Taiwan (AP) — U.S. Secretary of State Antony Blinken has wrapped up a closely watched visit to Beijing during which he and President Xi Jinping pledged to stabilize plunging U.S-China ties. Bu...

Blinken and Xi pledge to stabilize deteriorated US-China ties, but China rebuffs the main US request

BEIJING (AP) — U.S. Secretary of State Antony Blinken met on Monday with Chinese President Xi Jinping and said they agreed to “stabilize” badly deteriorated U.S.-China ties, but America’s top diplomat...

Senior Project 2049 analyst pushes for 'Asian NATO'

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — An Asian version of NATO would ensure regional security, Project 2049 Senior Director Ian Easton said on Wednesday (June 15). Speaking to Liberty Times, Easton said if ...

Indonesia, Australia affirm defense ties amid China concerns

JAKARTA, Indonesia (AP) — Australian Defense Minister Richard Marles met his Indonesian counterpart on Monday to deepen security ties amid China’s increasingly assertive activity in the Indo-Pacific r...