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Analysis | Taiwan tensions raise fears of US-China conflict in Asia

BANGKOK (AP) — After sending a record number of military aircraft to harass Taiwan over China’s National Day holiday, Beijing has toned down the...

China: Military drills, flights were needed to defend Taiwan

BEIJING (AP) — China's recent increase in military exercises and warplane missions near Taiwan — which have raised concerns around the region — were...

Taiwan rejects China’s ‘path’ amid show of military force

TAIPEI (AP) — Taiwan's president on Sunday vowed to defend the island from China's rising pressure for reunification, after a week of unprecedented tensions...

Taiwan wants ‘status quo’, not China’s path, president says

TAIPEI (AP) — Taiwan's president on Sunday called for the maintenance of the political status quo in a forthright speech which acknowledged rising pressure...

China’s Xi calls for ‘peaceful’ reunification with Taiwan

TAIPEI (AP) — Chinese leader Xi Jinping said on Saturday that a “peaceful” reunification of Taiwan with China's mainland was in Beijing's interests, despite...

Explainer | How China flights near Taiwan enflame tensions

BANGKOK (AP) — A recent spate of Chinese military flights off southwestern Taiwan has prompted alarm from the island, which Beijing claims as its...

Former Australian PM Abbott calls for solidarity with Taiwan

TAIPEI (AP) — A former Australian prime minister has accused China of being a bully and expressed enthusiastic support for Taiwan while visiting the...

Taiwan schools AC installation on schedule: Ministry of Education

TAIPEI (The China Post) – The Ministry of Education (MOE, 教育部) said Thursday that the ongoing installation of air conditioning (AC) for all classrooms...

French senators meet with Taiwan’s Tsai amid China tensions

TAIPEI (AP) — A group of French senators visiting Taiwan as part of a regular parliamentary exchange met with President Tsai Ing-wen on Thursday...

Analysis | French senators meet with Taiwan’s Tsai at tense time

TAIPEI (AP) — A group of French senators visiting Taiwan as part of a regular parliamentary exchange met with President Tsai Ing-wen on Thursday...