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UMC founder says Taiwanese would 'rather die' than be ruled by CCP 'hooligans'

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The founder of the world's second-largest contract chipmaker on Tuesday (Aug. 16) said that there is a "Cultural Revolution Virus" in China and that the Taiw...

Taiwan foreign minister confers medal to outgoing Guatemalan ambassador

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Minister of Foreign Affairs Joseph Wu (吳釗燮) on Tuesday (Aug. 16) presented the Order of Brilliant Star to outgoing Guatemalan Ambassador to Taiwan Willy Alberto Gomez Tira...

Donetsk leader calls for 'beneficial' ties with North Korea

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — The head of Russian proxy forces in eastern Ukraine’s Donetsk region has sent a message to North Korean leader Kim Jong Un calling for cooperation amid signs the North is con...

Taiwan calls China's military drills 'absurd and savage'

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwan's Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MOFA) on Tuesday (Aug. 16) condemned China's renewed military drills in response to a visiting delegation of U.S. lawmakers a...

Putin blasts US 'hegemony,' predicts end to 'unipolar' world

MOSCOW (AP) — Russian President Vladimir Putin accused the United States of trying to encourage extended hostilities in Ukraine as part of what he described Tuesday as Washington's alleged efforts to ...

Far-right Italian leader Meloni rides popular wave in polls

ROME (AP) — With a message that blends Christianity, motherhood and patriotism, Giorgia Meloni is riding a wave of popularity that next month could see her become Italy's first female prime minister a...

EXPLAINER: Why US lawmakers' Taiwan trips keep riling China

WASHINGTON (AP) — Taiwan is high on the summer travel list for U.S. members of Congress on their August recess this year, as U.S. lawmakers make a point of asserting American support for the self-gove...

China announces new drills as US delegation visits Taiwan

TAIPEI, Taiwan (AP) — China announced more military drills around Taiwan as the self-governing island’s president met with members of a new U.S. congressional delegation on Monday, threatening to rene...

China accuses US senators of disrupting peace in Taiwan Strait, holds military drills

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The People's Liberation Army (PLA) accused a delegation of U.S. senators visiting Taiwan of disrupting and destroying peace and stability in the Taiwan Strait through ...

New Zealand river's personhood status offers hope to Māori

WHANGANUI, New Zealand (AP) — The Whanganui River is surging into the ocean, fattened from days of winter rain and yellowed from the earth and clay that has collapsed into its sides. Logs and debris h...

New Zealand river's personhood status offers hope to Māori

WHANGANUI, New Zealand (AP) — The Whanganui River is surging into the ocean, fattened from days of winter rain and yellowed from the earth and clay that has collapsed into its sides. Logs and debris h...

Group of international legislators decry Beijing's sanctions on Lithuanian deputy minister

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The Inter-Parliamentary Alliance on China (IPAC) on Saturday (Aug. 13) has slammed China for placing sanctions on the Lithuania Deputy Transportation and Communications Mi...

Canadian newspaper urges more support for Taiwan from West

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The West has not done enough to counter authoritarianism and should take a supportive stand on Taiwan, Canadian newspaper the National Post said on Saturday (Aug. 13). ...

China sanctions Lithuanian deputy minister for visiting Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — China's foreign ministry has imposed sanctions on Lithuanian Deputy Transport and Communications Minister Agne Vaiciukeviciute in retaliation for her trip to Taiwan. ...

Overseas Taiwanese protest Chinese military drills following Pelosi visit

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — A group of Taiwanese from the greater Washington, D.C. area gathered in front of the Chinese embassy on Friday (Aug. 12) to protest Beijing’s recent military exercis...