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China's former US envoy calls Taiwan 'life and death question'

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Former Ambassador of China to the United States Cui Tiankai (崔天凯) said that Taiwan is a “life and death” question for China, in an interview with the South Chi...

China activates conscription law to prep for potential war with Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — China on Monday (May 1) launched its new conscription law in preparation for a potential war with Taiwan. China's newly revised "Regulations on the Recruitment...

Honduras will seek ties with China, spurning Taiwan

TEGUCIGALPA, Honduras (AP) — Honduras President Xiomara Castro announced Tuesday that her government will seek to establish diplomatic relations with China, which would imply severing relations with T...

Australian media urges country to prepare for war with China in 3 years

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — This week, two Australian newspapers, The Sydney Morning Herald and The Age, warned the country to prepare for war with China in the next three years. The report indica...

If China attacks, Taiwan will 'fight to the end': Defense minister

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwan’s Defense Minister Chiu Kuo-cheng (邱國正) on Friday (Feb. 24) vowed that if China attacks, Taiwan will fight to the bitter end. Chieh Chung (揭仲), a security ...

US says war with Taiwan is not China's 'internal matter'

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — On the eve of the first anniversary of the Russian invasion of Ukraine, U.S. Secretary of State Antony Blinken on Thursday (Feb. 23) said that the reason why the world is ...

US urges all countries to warn China against war with Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — U.S. Deputy Secretary of State Wendy Sherman on Wednesday (Feb. 15) called on all countries to warn China against waging war on Taiwan and said Beijing should not use a vi...

Chinese intrusions in Taiwan's ADIZ, Ko Wen-je and death of the Davis Line

TAICHUNG (Taiwan News) — The Davis Line has surprisingly been in the news recently. Also referred to as the “median line,” “middle line” and “center line,” it...

Alleged leaked audio reveals Chinese commanders planning mobilization for war with Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Audio that was allegedly leaked from a top-secret meeting of the People's Liberation Army (PLA) reveals commanders holding a meeting to begin mobilization efforts to p...

China 'unsettled' by Russian losses in Ukraine, Xi still eyeing Taiwan: CIA

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — During a congressional intelligence committee meeting on Tuesday (March 8), the head of the CIA said that China is "unsettled" by Russia's struggles in Ukrai...

VP Lai: A Chinese war with Taiwan would be a war with many

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — If China ever launches an attack against Taiwan, it will be a war of one against many, not of one against one, Vice President Lai Ching-te (賴清德) said Wednesday (March 9). ...

Russian losses, Putin sanctions 'give Xi pause' on Taiwan invasion: Pompeo

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Former U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo on Friday (March 4) said that the losses suffered by invading Russian forces in Ukraine and the sanctions imposed on Russian Pre...

Angst over China, Russia lessens chance of US nuke changes

WASHINGTON (AP) — Joe Biden’s arrival in the White House nearly a year ago seemed to herald a historic shift toward less U.S. reliance on nuclear weapons and possibly a shrinking of their numbers. Eve...

Chinese netizens interpret blackout drill as preparation for war with Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Chinese netizens have once again been hyping a possible outbreak of war with Taiwan after an emergency drill for a blackout took place in Fujian Province on Tuesday (Nov. ...

Taiwanese to gain US$700 in annual income from unification: Chinese media

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — A claim by a Chinese Communist Party (CCP) mouthpiece that Taiwanese will see an increase in income after unification has drawn ridicule from both sides of the Taiwan Stra...