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Defense report outlines China's major military threats towards Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — In its latest defense report released on Tuesday (Nov. 9), Taiwan's Ministry of National Defense (MND) outlined the major military threats China poses to the democrati...

Taiwan scholar releases report on defense ministry's military strategy review

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Ou Hsi-fu (歐錫富), an Institute for National Defense and Security Research (INDSR) expert on Chinese political and military affairs, on Saturday (March 20) commented on the ...

Taiwan defense report details coastal strategy to repel Chinese forces

Taiwan's latest defense report, released Wednesday, made public for the first time the military's plans to repel invading Chinese forces along the coast of Taiwan proper as part of the country...

New Zealand changes tune towards China after warnings of unprecedented threat

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – On Monday, July 9 Acting Prime Minister of New Zealand Winston Peters and Defense Minister Ron Mark announced that the country was preparing to purchase four anti-submarin...

Taiwan President inspects Navy drill in Yilan amid Chinese maneuvers off Hainan

YILAN (Taiwan News) — Taiwan President Tsai Ing-wen (蔡英文) boarded the country’s Keelung- (Kidd-) class destroyer to inspect a Navy drill in eastern Taiwan Friday, but denied the inspection...

Taiwan's aging society will pose challenges to National Defense: US think-tank

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – The American conservative think-tank, the American Enterprise Institute (AEI), on Jan. 24 released a brief on Taiwan’s demographic outlook, and how it is likely to i...

Taiwan could be attacked under a second Korean War: expert

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – A renowned Canadian political expert recently gave a gloomy outlook for Northeast Asia for the beginning of 2018, and warned that Taiwan will fall prey to China’s mi...

Taiwan Ministry of National Defense publishes bi-annual report

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – On Dec. 26, the Ministry of National Defense released its bi-annual report on military spending and readiness, and held a press conference to discuss the contents This ...

Incursions of Chinese aircraft and navy ships reached nearly 30 times since last August

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Taiwan’s Ministry of National Defense published a report on Tuesday which shows that Chinese aircraft and navy ships have moved close to Taiwan during drills for nea...

Taiwan military plans to purchase stealth fighters

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- The Ministry of National Defense said on Thursday in “Taiwan's Quadrennial Defense Review" (QDR) that the country plans to acquire stealth fighters and vertical/...