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Why has Pakistan not realized its economic and political potential?

As Pakistan marks 75 years of independence this weekend, Islamabad has not planned any special ceremonies, aside from flag raising, a fireworks display in the capital, and issuing a new 75 rupee (&eur...

65% of Taiwanese back 1 year of conscription

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — According to an opinion poll released on Tuesday (Aug. 9), 65% of Taiwanese support extending compulsory military service to one year and 53% are willing to fight for thei...

White Wolf pack blunders sign protesting Pelosi's Taiwan visit

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — A person protesting against U.S. House Speaker Nancy Pelosi's visit to Taiwan was seen holding this illegible sign late on Tuesday night (Aug. 2). The photographer,...

China announces live-fire drills in 6 zones surrounding Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — China announced that it will hold military exercises that include live-fire drills in six zones surrounding Taiwan following House Speaker Nancy Pelosi's arrival in Ta...

Video shows Taiwan launch massive naval, air live-fire drill

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The Ministry of National Defense (MND) on Tuesday (July 26) released video of a massive naval and air live-fire exercise that took place on the second day of the largest m...

US fears China will blockade Taiwan Strait within 18 months: NYT

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The New York Times on Monday (July 25) released an article citing Biden administration officials expressing concern that China will take military action that would impact ...

Photos of Taiwan air raid drill rehearsing Chinese attack

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — A drill simulating a Chinese air raid was carried out in northern Taiwan on Monday (July 25) as part of four days of such exercises to be held across the country. The W...

Air raid drill simulating Chinese attack to held in Taipei today from 1:30-2 pm

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — A drill simulating a Chinese air attack will be held on Monday (July 25) in northern Taiwan, with air raid sirens going off in other parts of Taiwan through Thursday. T...

US fears China will launch no-fly zone over Taiwan before Pelosi visit

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The Biden administration said China may try to impose a no-fly zone over Taiwan to prevent the visit of U.S. Speaker of the United States House of Representatives Nancy Pe...

Pelosi says military afraid China will shoot down plane over Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — U.S. House Speaker Nancy Pelosi on Thursday (July 21) refused to confirm or deny a reported trip to Taiwan, but indicated the U.S. military was concerned that her plane &q...

FBI says Chinese invasion of Taiwan would cause 'most horrific business disruption ever seen'

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — FBI Director Christopher A. Wray on Wednesday (July 6) warned that a Chinese invasion of Taiwan would cause "one of the most horrific business disruptions the world h...

US bill seeks to speed arms shipments to Taiwan amid 'CCP aggression'

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — A bill introduced by two congressmen on Friday (July 1) seeks to expedite the shipment of weapons to Taiwan by improving the transparency of the arms sale process. Repu...

Majority of Australians back military action to defend Taiwan from China for 1st time

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — A new poll released on Tuesday (June 29) shows that for the first time, a majority of Australians favor military intervention to defend Taiwan from an invasion by China. ...

Taiwanese delivery person joins Ukrainian Foreign Legion on a coin flip

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Li Cheng-ling (李成零) from central Taiwan recently joined the Ukrainian Foreign Legion to fight against Russia. According to BBC, Li, a former Uber Eats deliveryman, said...

Taiwanese student creates map of China's PLA bases

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — A Taiwanese college student has created this intricate map showing China's vast network of military bases, including those arrayed across the strait from Taiwan. Th...