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US Navy ship sails through Taiwan Strait for 2nd time under Biden administration

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The Ministry of National Defense (MND) stated Thursday (Feb. 25) that a U.S. Navy ship had sailed through the Taiwan Strait the previous day. The MND issued a press rel...

SunMirror AG Ramping Up Tin Exploration Efforts At Moolyella Project

- Expanding the development of existing Cassiterite (tin ore) assets and greenfield explorations- Engagement of Geonomik Pty Ltd to detail Moolyella Project tin potential- Strong tailwind from high ti...

UN experts: Trump ally, UAE firms violated Libya sanctions

UNITED NATIONS (AP) — American security contractor Erik Prince, a close ally of former U.S. President Donald Trump, violated the U.N. arms embargo against Libya along with three United Arab Emirates-b...

Nine Chinese military aircraft enter Taiwan’s ADIZ on day of Cabinet reshuffle

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — A total of nine Chinese military aircraft entered Taiwan’s air defense identification zone (ADIZ) on the day the country reshuffled its top military, intelligence an...

Taiwan indigenous drone crashes in Taitung

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — An indigenous unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV) crash-landed in Taitung Forest Park on Thursday night (Feb. 18) at around 6:33 p.m. Eyewitnesses spotted the drone flying at...

Chinese military turboprop enters Taiwan’s ADIZ

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — A Chinese military airplane entered Taiwan’s air defense identification zone (ADIZ) on Thursday afternoon (Feb. 18), marking the 12th such intrusion this month. A...

2 Chinese spy planes enter Taiwan’s ADIZ

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Two Chinese military aircraft entered Taiwan’s air defense identification zone (ADIZ) on Wednesday morning (Feb. 18), marking the 11th such intrusion this month. ...

US charges North Korean computer programmers in global hacks

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Justice Department has charged three North Korean computer programmers in a broad range of global and destructive hacks, including targeting banks and a movie studio, federal pro...

Tsai tells Coast Guard to paint 'TAIWAN' on ships to counter China's gray zone tactics

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — In order to counter China's "gray zone" tactics at sea, Taiwanese President Tsai Ing-wen (蔡英文) has instructed the Coast Guard Administration (CGA) to display...

Taiwan records incursion by Chinese warplanes on 2nd day of Lunar New Year

UPDATE with second Chinese aircraft 7:15 p.m. TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — On the second day of the Year of the Ox, two Chinese warplanes intruded into Taiwan’s air defense identification zon...

China's drone army a growing regional threat

China's aggressive development of unmanned air, ground and underwater vehicles is an increasing threat to Taiwan and the rest of region, according to analysts at a government-funded think tank in ...

UN experts say North Korea still modernizing nuclear arsenal

UNITED NATIONS (AP) — U.N. experts say North Korea has modernized its nuclear weapons and ballistic missile arsenals by flaunting United Nations sanctions and continues to seek material and technology...

2 Chinese military turboprops enter Taiwan’s ADIZ

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Two Chinese military planes entered Taiwan’s air defense identification zone (ADIZ) on Sunday morning (Jan. 7), marking the sixth such intrusion this month. Two P...

2 Chinese military turboprops enter Taiwan’s ADIZ

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Two Chinese military aircraft entered Taiwan’s air defense identification zone (ADIZ) on Thursday (Feb. 4), marking the third such incident this month. One People...

US destroyer steams through Taiwan Strait for 1st time under Biden

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — A U.S. Navy guided-missile destroyer plowed through the Taiwan Strait on Thursday (Feb. 4), marking the first passage of an American naval vessel through the strait since ...