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WHO Déjà Vu: Taiwan Not Invited to World Health Assembly
May 13, 2017
WHO Déjà Vu: Taiwan Not Invited to World Health Assembly
WHA says cross-strait understanding between China and Taiwan is the basis for invitation
WHO Déjà Vu: Taiwan Not Invited to World Health Assembly
Does Ma Ying-jeou Know Why He Is Unpopular in Taiwan?
March 21, 2017
Does Ma Ying-jeou Know Why He Is Unpopular in Taiwan?
The former Taiwanese president rejects the idea that his close relations with China caused his party's defeat in 2016.
Does Ma Ying-jeou Know Why He Is Unpopular in Taiwan?
Where Is India on the One China Policy?
March 06, 2017
Where Is India on the One China Policy?
Relations between New Delhi and Taipei have been growing closer.
Where Is India on the One China Policy?
Making Sense of Donald Trump's Early Asia Moves: Taiwan, China, Pakistan, and the Philippines
December 07, 2016
Making Sense of Donald Trump's Early Asia Moves: Taiwan, China, Pakistan, and the Philippines
What can be said about the incoming U.S. president's plans for Asia based on three important phone calls?
Making Sense of Donald Trump's Early Asia Moves: Taiwan, China, Pakistan, and the Philippines
After the Call: Does Taiwan Have a Plan for the Trump Years?
December 05, 2016
After the Call: Does Taiwan Have a Plan for the Trump Years?
What is Taiwan looking for from Donald Trump?
After the Call: Does Taiwan Have a Plan for the Trump Years?
Taiwan's Former President Ma Has Overseas Travel Plans Scuttled
June 16, 2016
Taiwan's Former President Ma Has Overseas Travel Plans Scuttled
Former Taiwanese presidents are unable to travel freely outside of the country within 3 years of leaving office.
Taiwan's Former President Ma Has Overseas Travel Plans Scuttled
The Evolution of Taiwanese Identity
June 10, 2016
The Evolution of Taiwanese Identity
As Taiwanese identity becomes more prominent, people seek out their connections to indigenous tribes.
The Evolution of Taiwanese Identity
Ma Ying-jeou's Legendary (Trade) Millions
May 24, 2016
Ma Ying-jeou's Legendary (Trade) Millions
"Since Ma took office in 2008, the rate of growth in Taiwan's trade with China has shriveled."
Ma Ying-jeou's Legendary (Trade) Millions
What a Tsai Presidency Means for Cross-Strait Relations
May 20, 2016
What a Tsai Presidency Means for Cross-Strait Relations
Washington needs to publicly show its support for the incoming Tsai Ing-wen administration.
What a Tsai Presidency Means for Cross-Strait Relations
Tsai Ing-wen’s Limited Options on Cross-Strait Relations
May 18, 2016
Tsai Ing-wen’s Limited Options on Cross-Strait Relations
Domestic, economic, and geopolitical realities will hamper Tsai's ability to craft cross-strait policy.
Tsai Ing-wen’s Limited Options on Cross-Strait Relations
South China Sea Homework for Taiwan’s President-Elect
May 18, 2016
South China Sea Homework for Taiwan’s President-Elect
Tsai will need to have a strategy for handling Taiwan's sovereignty claims in the South China Sea.
South China Sea Homework for Taiwan’s President-Elect
Taiwan's Transition is a Strategic Opportunity for the United States
May 17, 2016
Taiwan's Transition is a Strategic Opportunity for the United States
The inauguration of Taiwan's new president is an opportunity, not a crisis.
Taiwan's Transition is a Strategic Opportunity for the United States
Is the KMT Becoming a Fringe Party in Taiwan?
May 09, 2016
Is the KMT Becoming a Fringe Party in Taiwan?
After an election-day rout, the KMT seems to be moving farther away from public opinion.
Is the KMT Becoming a Fringe Party in Taiwan?
Taiwan-Japan Fishing Dispute Heats Up
May 03, 2016
Taiwan-Japan Fishing Dispute Heats Up
Taiwan sends Coast Guard and military vessels to enforce its right to fish in what Japan claims as its EEZ.
Taiwan-Japan Fishing Dispute Heats Up
Taiwan Argues Its South China Sea Case in the Court of Public Opinion
March 24, 2016
Taiwan Argues Its South China Sea Case in the Court of Public Opinion
Taiwan's arguments that Itu Aba is, in fact, an island could benefit China in the upcoming arbitration ruling.
Taiwan Argues Its South China Sea Case in the Court of Public Opinion
Did China Just Break Its 'Diplomatic Truce' With Taiwan?
March 17, 2016
Did China Just Break Its 'Diplomatic Truce' With Taiwan?
For the first time in 8 years, China has recognized one of Taiwan's diplomatic allies.
Did China Just Break Its 'Diplomatic Truce' With Taiwan?
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