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Rappler
Samurai sword attack outside Taiwan presidential officeon the great China dream!" said a message left in Lu's name under a YouTube vid
Rappler / Posted yesterday
on the great China dream!" said a message left in Lu's name under a YouTube video of the Liaoning passing through the Taiwan Strait last month. The sword he used is carved with the words "Nanjing battle, (this sword) killed 107 people",... Read more
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4d
Rappler
Taiwan urges restraint after China plane enters defense zoneunidentified or Chinese planes and ships from entering our air and sea space. W
Rappler / Posted 4 days ago
unidentified or Chinese planes and ships from entering our air and sea space. We urge restraint to maintain peace in the Taiwan Strait," said ministry spokesman Chen Chung-chi. Relations with Beijing have rapidly deteriorated since the... Read more
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4d
The Manila Times
Taiwan urges restraint after China plane enters defense zoneunidentified or Chinese planes and ships from entering our air and sea space. W
The Manila Times / Posted 4 days ago
unidentified or Chinese planes and ships from entering our air and sea space. We urge restraint to maintain peace in the Taiwan Strait,” said ministry spokesman Chen Chung-chi. Taiwan has scrambled aircraft to monitor the Chinese planes each... Read more
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5d
The China Post
The obstacles facing Taiwan's southward pivotwhere two-thirds of its overseas investments and 40 per cent of its exports go.
The China Post / Posted 5 days ago
where two-thirds of its overseas investments and 40 per cent of its exports go.Relations between the two sides of the Taiwan Strait have worsened since Tsai of the independence-leaning Democratic Progressive Party took office in May last... Read more
8d
Salon.com
Avoiding war with China— that most chauvinist of issues. There has been no exchange of fire between th
Salon.com / Posted 8 days ago
— that most chauvinist of issues. There has been no exchange of fire between the civil-war rivals on opposite sides of the Taiwan Strait since 1979. On Jan. 1 of that year, the United States accepted Beijing as China’s capital and ended its formal... Read more
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Digi Times
AR, VR, IoT applications highlighted at 2017 Cross-Strait Startup ContestStartup Contest Jean Chu, Taipei; Willis Ke, DIGITIMES [Friday 4 August 2017]
Digi Times / Posted 15 days ago
Startup Contest Jean Chu, Taipei; Willis Ke, DIGITIMES [Friday 4 August 2017] Young startup talent across the Taiwan Strait have amassed strong innovation momentums in IoT, AR, and VR applications as well as 3D printing, smart retail,... Read more
16d
Fortune
How the World's Biggest Cyberheist Was Laundered by a Baccarat Bingesays a former business partner, who declined to be named. Walk along the zig-z
Fortune / Posted 16 days ago
says a former business partner, who declined to be named. Walk along the zig-zag lanes of Chendai, a Chinese town on the Taiwan Strait, and you’ll see a lot of Dings on business signs. They’re a prominent family, part of a Muslim community that... Read more
19d
The Star
China's military confident, prepared to safeguard sovereignty: paperquoted Defence Minister Chang Wanquan as saying in reference to Taiwan. Despit
The Star / Posted 19 days ago
quoted Defence Minister Chang Wanquan as saying in reference to Taiwan. Despite decades of growing trade across the Taiwan Strait, China has never renounced the use of force, if needed, to gain control of Taiwan, which it considers a... Read more
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19d
EuroNews
China's military confident, prepared to safeguard sovereignty: paperTuesday quoted Defence Minister Chang Wanquan as saying in reference to Taiwan.
EuroNews / Posted 19 days ago
Tuesday quoted Defence Minister Chang Wanquan as saying in reference to Taiwan. Despite decades of growing trade across the Taiwan Strait, China has never renounced the use of force, if needed, to gain control of Taiwan, which it considers a... Read more
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19d
Reuters
China's military confident, prepared to safeguard sovereigntyquoted Defence Minister Chang Wanquan as saying in reference to Taiwan. Despit
Reuters / Posted 19 days ago
quoted Defence Minister Chang Wanquan as saying in reference to Taiwan. Despite decades of growing trade across the Taiwan Strait, China has never renounced the use of force, if needed, to gain control of Taiwan, which it considers a... Read more
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19d
dna
China's military confident, prepared to safeguard sovereignty - paperquoted Defence Minister Chang Wanquan as saying in reference to Taiwan. Despit
dna / Posted 19 days ago
quoted Defence Minister Chang Wanquan as saying in reference to Taiwan. Despite decades of growing trade across the Taiwan Strait, China has never renounced the use of force, if needed, to gain control of Taiwan, which it considers a... Read more
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19d
The Champaign News-Gazette
Those Who Served: Well-acquainted with crisesPhipps says. At the same time, there was tension with the People's Republic of
The Champaign News-Gazette / Posted 19 days ago
Phipps says. At the same time, there was tension with the People's Republic of China, which had shelled two islands in the Taiwan Strait in an attempt to take Taiwan, and also to probe the American resolve to back Taiwan. "It was a scary time,... Read more
21d
The Commercial Dispatch
Patrick Buchanan: Are America's wars just and moral?power, laid claim to the islands of the East and South China seas, and told Ame
The Commercial Dispatch / Posted 21 days ago
power, laid claim to the islands of the East and South China seas, and told America to keep her warships out of the Taiwan Strait. Xi Jinping has launched a "One Belt, One Road" policy to finance trade ports and depots alongside the... Read more
21d
Aljazeera
Typhoon Nesat bears down on Taiwanof the winds, but as it makes its way due north, it will drag warm, moist air t
Aljazeera / Posted 21 days ago
of the winds, but as it makes its way due north, it will drag warm, moist air towards the southeast of China and across the Taiwan Strait. The two systems are moving close enough together to merge into one large mass of heavy and steady rain. Some... Read more
22d
International Business Times
China stubborn about flying warplanes near Taiwan and Japan ignoring 'obstructions' stance comes following reports that Chinese warplanes flew near Taiwan and Japa
International Business Times / Posted 22 days ago
stance comes following reports that Chinese warplanes flew near Taiwan and Japan, sailed an aircraft carrier through the Taiwan Strait and conducted drills, earlier this month. This is reported to be the first time the Chinese air force has... Read more
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22d
Northwest Florida Daily News
PATRICK J. BUCHANAN: Are America's wars just and moral?power, laid claim to the islands of the East and South China seas, and told Ame
Northwest Florida Daily News / Posted 22 days ago
power, laid claim to the islands of the East and South China seas, and told America to keep her warships out of the Taiwan Strait. Xi Jinping has launched a "One Belt, One Road" policy to finance trade ports and depots alongside the... Read more
25d
Zero Hedge
Pat Buchanan Asks "Are America's Wars 'Just And Moral'?"power, laid claim to the islands of the East and South China seas, and told Ame
Zero Hedge / Posted 25 days ago
power, laid claim to the islands of the East and South China seas, and told America to keep her warships out of the Taiwan Strait. Xi Jinping has launched a “One Belt, One Road” policy to finance trade ports and depots alongside the... Read more
25d
International Business Times
Taiwan responds strongly to recent Chinese patrols: We 'will not back down in face of threats' after China this month flew warplanes into Taipei's air defence identification
International Business Times / Posted 25 days ago
after China this month flew warplanes into Taipei's air defence identification zone, sailed an aircraft carrier through the Taiwan Strait and conducted drills. "The People's Liberation Army has never given up on the idea of resolving problems... Read more
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26d
Digi Times
Taipower to set up wind turbine assembly sitestate-run power company has unveiled a plan to set up a site at a port to assem
Digi Times / Posted 26 days ago
state-run power company has unveiled a plan to set up a site at a port to assemble wind turbines to be installed in the Taiwan Straits. Taiwan Power Company (Taipower) has disclosed it has signed a contract to lease two wharves and the... Read more
26d
asianage
Why 2017 is not 1962mind India, China’s perennial bug bear Taiwan has defied all Chinese belligeren
asianage / Posted 26 days ago
mind India, China’s perennial bug bear Taiwan has defied all Chinese belligerence and military bullying — three waves of “Taiwan Strait Crisis” have not altered Taipei’s resilience or sovereignty. With all its numerical strength, supposed “blue... Read more
29d
Reuters
Taiwan says Chinese aircraft flew near island in military exercisea training exercise, the self-ruled island's defense ministry said on Friday.
Reuters / Posted 29 days ago
a training exercise, the self-ruled island's defense ministry said on Friday. Despite decades of growing trade across the Taiwan Strait, China has never renounced the use of force, if necessary, to reclaim what it considers a breakaway province to... Read more
29d
Digi Times
Taiwan sees proposed offshore wind power projects far exceed targethave proposed plans to establish offshore wind turbines with total installation
Digi Times / Posted 29 days ago
have proposed plans to establish offshore wind turbines with total installation capacity of over 10GW in the Taiwan Strait, far exceeding the 2025 target of 3.0GW set by Taiwan's government, according to industry sources. The Taiwan... Read more
30d
The Hill
In outer space, the US is vulnerable to China and Russiaintervention in regions that they view as their geopolitical spheres of influen
The Hill / Posted 30 days ago
intervention in regions that they view as their geopolitical spheres of influence — for Beijing, the South China Sea and Taiwan Strait and for Russia, the Near Abroad. The ability to deny the United States its use of critical space-based... Read more

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