America prepares to support Taiwan against Chinese pressure

The topic of Washington-Taipei talks announced Amid rising tensions with China, the US and Taiwan are set to hold formal talks to strengthen trade ties. Washington and Taipei are expected to begin negotiations later this year to reach “economically significant” agreements. Photo: Global Look Press The United States and Taiwan have agreed to launch formal

Named the reason for the impossibility of full-scale Chinese sanctions against Taiwan

Taiwan Chip Restrictions and Military Action Unlikely Beijing's retaliatory measures against Taiwan following Nancy Pelosi's visit have caused worldwide alarm. The discussion of how much the island will suffer from Chinese sanctions puts China's dependence on Taiwan on the back burner. And it looks like China is afraid of hurting itself. Photo: Global Look Press

Second US congressional delegation arrives in Taiwan in a month

A few days after Pelosi's visit, which aggravated relations between the United States and China, five congressmen flew to the island. The delegation was led by Senator Ed Markey, who in 1979 voted for the adoption of the Taiwan Relations Act ” type=”image/webp” media=”(max-width: 320px) and (-webkit-min-device-pixel-ratio: 2), (max-width: 320px) and (min-resolution: 192dpi)” >< source

China calls US delegation’s visit to Taiwan ‘dangerous move’

Beijing urges Washington to stop interfering in the country's internal affairs and adhere to the “one China” policy, Liu Xiaoming, special representative of the Chinese government for the Korean Peninsula, wrote on Twitter. This is how the diplomat commented on the next trip of US congressmen to Taiwan. As reported by Reuters, five members of

Second delegation of US congressmen to visit Taiwan

< source srcset="https://s0.rbk.ru/v6_top_pics/resized/800xH/media/img/5/32/756604798701325.webp 800w" type="image/webp" media="(max-width: 400px) and (-webkit-min-device-pixel-ratio: 2), (max-width: 400px) and (min-resolution: 192dpi)" > Ed Markey The second delegation of US congressmen in a month will visit Taiwan. This was reported by the American Institute of Taiwan (the de facto US embassy in the country). The new delegation is led by Massachusetts Senator

Chinese army announces completion of tasks near Taiwan

The Chinese army announced the completion of tasks near Taiwan and the intention to conduct exercises in the future The combat readiness check of Chinese troops near Taiwan was successful, the military personnel will continue to monitor the development of the situation around the island and will continue the exercises, the PLA said. US and

The Pentagon said that the position of the United States on China and Taiwan has not changed

< source srcset="https://s0.rbk.ru/v6_top_pics/resized/1200xH/media/img/0/49/756599891496490.webp 1200w" type="image/webp" media="(min-resolution: 192dpi) " > The United States adheres to the policy of one China and does not recognize the independence of Taiwan. Colin Kahl, Deputy Secretary of Defense for Political Affairs of the United States, spoke about this at a briefing. The broadcast was on the Pentagon's Twitter (the social

Biden expresses concern about China’s maneuvers around Taiwan

< source srcset="https://s0.rbk.ru/v6_top_pics/resized/1200xH/media/img/4/87/756599668049874.webp 1200w" type="image/webp" media="(min-resolution: 192dpi) " >webp” type=”image/webp”> Joe Biden U.S. President Joe Biden said he was not worried about Taiwan, but was concerned about China's actions in the region, Reuters reports. “I'm not worried [about Taiwan], but I'm worried about that they [the PRC forces] are conducting maneuvers as actively as they

Taiwan announces resumption of flights and shipping

The Ministry of Transport of Taiwan announced the resumption of flights and shipping, limited due to China. Transit flights are also resumed. On August 4, China began firing exercises near Taiwan – this was a reaction to the visit to the island of the Speaker of the US House of Representatives Nancy Pelosi 09/756598582723090.webp 673w”

Trump thinks Pelosi’s trip to Taiwan is stupid and calls it ‘China’s dream’

Speaker of the lower house of the US Congress Nancy Pelosi, having traveled to Taiwan, gave China a pretext for all sorts of actions, including military exercises, Donald Trump believes, which should not have happened< source srcset="https://s0.rbk.ru/v6_top_pics/resized/800xH/media/img/6/87/756597756474876.webp 800w" type="image/webp" media="(max-width: 400px) and (min-resolution: 192dpi)" >webp” type=”image/webp”> Nancy Pelosi (second from left) House Speaker Nancy Pelosi's

Taiwan says at least 20 Chinese warplanes are approaching the island

< source srcset="https://s0.rbk.ru/v6_top_pics/resized/1200xH/media/img/9/20/756597949133209.webp 1200w" type="image/webp" media="(min-resolution: 192dpi) " > Chinese military fighter J-11 At least 20 Chinese People's Liberation Army (PLA) Air Force aircraft entered the Taiwan Air Defense Identification Zone during the exercise. The Ministry of Defense announced this on its Twitter (the social network was blocked at the request of the prosecutor's office).

Bloomberg learns about China tightening labeling rules for Taiwan

According to the agency, the rules for labeling Taiwanese imports banning the spelling “Republic of China” were first announced in 2015, but were not strictly enforced prior to Pelosi's visit.< source srcset="https://s0.rbk.ru/v6_top_pics/resized/800xH/media/img/0/74/756597412759740.webp 800w" type="image/webp" media="(max-width: 400px) and (min-resolution: 192dpi)" > < /p> Chinese authorities plan to tighten labeling rules for Taiwanese products in response to

Taiwan’s ambassador to Germany urges Bundestag delegation to visit island

According to the representative of Taiwan, the current situation represents “the greatest potential for military conflict since 1996”, so the PRC's travel bans for officials of any state should disappear< source srcset="https://s0.rbk.ru/v6_top_pics/resized/590xH/media/img/4/59/756595730593594.webp 590w" type="image/webp" > Taiwan's representative in Germany, Xie Zhiwei, amid tensions between the authorities of mainland China and Taiwan, invited the delegation of

Taiwan reports missile launch against ‘unidentified drone’

The drone was spotted by the Taiwanese military in the skies over the Kinmen archipelago, a few dozen kilometers from mainland China. Several special flares were fired at it< source srcset="https://s0.rbk.ru/v6_top_pics/resized/1200xH/media/img/8/56/756595747294568.jpg 1200w" media="(min-resolution: 192dpi)" > The Taiwanese military fired several special flares towards the “unidentified aircraft” in the sky over the Kinmen archipelago. This was

“Real friend or curse”: world media – about Pelosi’s visit to Taiwan

The visit of the Speaker of the US House of Representatives Nancy Pelosi to Taiwan was followed by the whole world. How American, Chinese and other foreign media reacted to her trip – in the review of RBC type=”image/webp” media=”(max-width: 320px) and (min-resolution: 192dpi)” >< source srcset="https://s0.rbk.ru/v6_top_pics/resized/590xH/media/img/9/31/756595296112319.webp 590w" type="image/webp" > Nancy Pelosi (left) The Washington

Media: the site of the office of the head of Taiwan administration was subjected to DDoS attacks

The official website of Taiwan's chief of staff's office was subjected to DDoS attacks from abroad amid a visit to the island by U.S. House Speaker Nancy Pelosi, Taiwanese administration spokesman Zhang Dunhan said. This is reported by RIA Novosti with reference to the Taiwanese media. It is noted that the number of attacks, starting from 17:15

Chinese army begins exercises near Taiwan

The Chinese army has begun military exercises near Taiwan. Joint air and sea operations started in the sea and airspace to the southwest, north and southeast of the island, according to RIA Novosti. The Taiwanese Ministry of Defense condemned the Chinese exercises, saying that their purpose – “Psychologically intimidate the population.” “PRC is trying to

Medvedev composed an “existential fairy tale” after Pelosi’s visit to Taiwan

The fairy tale features an old man, an old woman and a goldfish. Although Medvedev does not specify who the heroes of his work are, one can see parallels with the situation of the visit to Taiwan of the speaker of the US House of Representatives< source srcset="https://s0.rbk.ru/v6_top_pics/resized/590xH/media/img/6/71/756594644612716.webp 590w" type="image/webp" > Nancy Pelosi Deputy Chairman

Chinese Foreign Ministry protests Pelosi’s visit to Taiwan

The Chinese Foreign Ministry summoned the US ambassador and protested because of Pelosi's visit to Taiwan Beijing believes that Pelosi's visit to Taiwan is a provocation and a violation of the “one China” principle. The White House said earlier that the trip does not indicate any change in Washington policy 673w” type=”image/webp” media=”(max-width: 320px) and

China began exercises around Taiwan. Video

China Central Television released footage of the beginning of the exercises of the Chinese army, air force and navy around Taiwan. They started after the visit of the Speaker of the House of Representatives of the US Congress Nancy Pelosi to the island /88/756594691566888.png” alt=”China began exercises around Taiwan. Video” /> Video Tags Subscribe to

China suspends sand exports to Taiwan after Pelosi visit

Since August 3, the Chinese authorities have suspended the supply of sand to Taiwan and the import of citrus fruits China, against the backdrop of Nancy Pelosi's visit to Taiwan, has temporarily banned the supply of natural sand to the island and the import of citrus fruits and some fish products from there< source srcset="https://s0.rbk.ru/v6_top_pics/resized/1200xH/media/img/9/96/756594895483969.jpg

Pelosi visits Taiwan’s parliament

Pelosi proposes expanding inter-parliamentary dialogue between the US and Taiwan Nancy Pelosi expressed hope for expanding political and economic cooperation with Taipei and called Taiwan “one of the freest societies in the world” resized/673xH/media/img/3/69/756594922430693.webp 673w” type=”image/webp” media=”(max-width: 320px) and (min-resolution: 192dpi)” >< source srcset="https://s0.rbk.ru/v6_top_pics/resized/1200xH/media/img/3/69/756594922430693.webp 1200w" type="image/webp" media="(min-resolution: 192dpi) " >webp” type=”image/webp”> Speaker of the US

China suspends sand supplies to Taiwan from August 3

Photo: Global Look Press The Ministry of Commerce of the People's Republic of China has announced that it has stopped supplying natural sand to Taiwan, according to an official statement on the website departments. “According to relevant regulations, a decision has been made to temporarily stop the export of natural sand to Taiwan. The corresponding

China and Taiwan escalate military threats ahead of Pelosi visit

Beijing will have to react to avoid losing face U.S. House Speaker Nancy Pelosi is expected to arrive in Taiwan on Tuesday in a controversial visit that could heighten tensions between Beijing and Washington. Against this backdrop, military rhetoric is intensifying on both sides of the Taiwan Strait. Taiwan's Ministry of Defense has warned that

Nancy Pelosi’s plane arrives in Taiwan

Pelosi became the first speaker of the US House of Congress to visit Taiwan in 25 years. China strongly opposed this visit, threatening Washington with consequences ” media=”(max-width: 320px) and (min-resolution: 192dpi)” >< source srcset="https://s0.rbk.ru/v6_top_pics/resized/800xH/media/img/1/82/756594564085821.webp 800w" type="image/webp" media="(max-width: 400px) and (min-resolution: 192dpi)" >< source srcset="https://s0.rbk.ru/v6_top_pics/resized/1200xH/media/img/1/82/756594564085821.webp 1200w" type="image/webp" media="(min-resolution: 192dpi) " > The plane carrying Speaker

Nancy Pelosi begins her visit to Taiwan

Speaker of the US House of Representatives Nancy Pelosi made a historic visit to Taiwan despite fears of provoking a military conflict between the US and China .webp 673w” type=”image/webp” media=”(max-width: 320px) and (min-resolution: 192dpi)” >< source srcset="https://s0.rbk.ru/v6_top_pics/resized/590xH/media/img/8/40/756594560733408.webp 590w" type="image/webp" > Nancy Pelosi (center) Pelosi flew to Taiwan despite the fears of the US administration