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Polls Are Open as Taiwan’s President Tries to Fend Off Primary Challenger
June 11, 2019
Polls Are Open as Taiwan’s President Tries to Fend Off Primary Challenger
President Tsai Ing-wen is locked in a fierce primary battle with her former premier, William Lai.
Polls Are Open as Taiwan’s President Tries to Fend Off Primary Challenger
Taiwan’s Ruling Party Is Getting Tough on China Ahead of 2020 Elections
May 20, 2019
Taiwan’s Ruling Party Is Getting Tough on China Ahead of 2020 Elections
DPP legislators have prioritized a flurry of new measures aimed to clamp down on cross-strait engagement between Taiwan and China.
Taiwan’s Ruling Party Is Getting Tough on China Ahead of 2020 Elections
Taiwan Picks Up International Support After Being Barred from World Health Assembly
May 10, 2019
Taiwan Picks Up International Support After Being Barred from World Health Assembly
The World Health Organization has declined to invite Taiwan for the third consecutive year at the behest of Beijing.
Taiwan Picks Up International Support After Being Barred from World Health Assembly
Taiwan's Topsy-Turvy Cross-Strait Politics
May 01, 2019
Taiwan's Topsy-Turvy Cross-Strait Politics
Taiwan’s 2020 presidential candidates hint at a massive gravity shift toward China in both the KMT and DPP.
Taiwan's Topsy-Turvy Cross-Strait Politics
2 US Navy Warships Transit Taiwan Strait Following Chinese Navy’s 70th Anniversary
April 30, 2019
2 US Navy Warships Transit Taiwan Strait Following Chinese Navy’s 70th Anniversary
The transit also comes after the 40th anniversary of the Taiwan Relations Act.
2 US Navy Warships Transit Taiwan Strait Following Chinese Navy’s 70th Anniversary
Assessing Taiwan’s New Southbound Policy
April 23, 2019
Assessing Taiwan’s New Southbound Policy
A closer look at the current status and future prospects of one of Taiwan’s flagship foreign policy initiatives.
Assessing Taiwan’s New Southbound Policy
High-Level US Visits to Taiwan Mark 40 Years of Unofficial Ties
April 13, 2019
High-Level US Visits to Taiwan Mark 40 Years of Unofficial Ties
Former House Speaker Paul Ryan will lead a delegation to Taipei next week, continuing celebrations of the Taiwan Relations Act.
High-Level US Visits to Taiwan Mark 40 Years of Unofficial Ties
Taiwan Vows ‘Forceful Expulsion’ of Chinese Fighters Flying in Taiwanese Airspace
April 05, 2019
Taiwan Vows ‘Forceful Expulsion’ of Chinese Fighters Flying in Taiwanese Airspace
Taiwan President Tsai Ing-wen slammed a “provocative” encroachment of Chinese aircraft.
Taiwan Vows ‘Forceful Expulsion’ of Chinese Fighters Flying in Taiwanese Airspace
Taiwan’s Presidential Frontrunners Just Tested Very Different Foreign Waters
March 29, 2019
Taiwan’s Presidential Frontrunners Just Tested Very Different Foreign Waters
President Tsai Ing-wen visited Taiwan’s Pacific diplomatic allies, while Han Kuo-yu stopped in Hong Kong, Macau, and China.
Taiwan’s Presidential Frontrunners Just Tested Very Different Foreign Waters
Are the US and China About to Face off Over American Fighter Sales to Taiwan?
March 25, 2019
Are the US and China About to Face off Over American Fighter Sales to Taiwan?
If the Trump administration approves a recent request, it could set up a major crisis.
Are the US and China About to Face off Over American Fighter Sales to Taiwan?
Taiwan’s Presidential Race Has a Surprise Contender: Tsai Ing-wen's Former Premier
March 21, 2019
Taiwan’s Presidential Race Has a Surprise Contender: Tsai Ing-wen's Former Premier
The candidacy of William Lai, a supporter of Taiwanese independence, is a stunning challenge to the more centrist Tsai administration.
Taiwan’s Presidential Race Has a Surprise Contender: Tsai Ing-wen's Former Premier
KMT’s Cross-Strait Peace Treaty Idea Sparks Controversy in Taiwan
March 06, 2019
KMT’s Cross-Strait Peace Treaty Idea Sparks Controversy in Taiwan
KMT chairman Wu Den-yih’s idea of a cross-strait peace agreement did not go over well.
KMT’s Cross-Strait Peace Treaty Idea Sparks Controversy in Taiwan
Invite to President Tsai From US Senators Met With Cautious Skepticism in Taiwan
February 15, 2019
Invite to President Tsai From US Senators Met With Cautious Skepticism in Taiwan
Prominent observers and scholars are worried now is not the time to push for a radical paradigm shift in the unofficial U.S.-Taiwan relationship.
Invite to President Tsai From US Senators Met With Cautious Skepticism in Taiwan
Invite President Tsai Before Congress? Not a Wise Move.
February 12, 2019
Invite President Tsai Before Congress? Not a Wise Move.
The risks for Taiwan and the U.S. far outweigh the benefits.
Invite President Tsai Before Congress? Not a Wise Move.
Why Speaker Pelosi Should Invite President Tsai Ing-wen Before Congress
February 09, 2019
Why Speaker Pelosi Should Invite President Tsai Ing-wen Before Congress
And why that invitation should signal a US policy change toward normalization.
Why Speaker Pelosi Should Invite President Tsai Ing-wen Before Congress
Taiwan’s Newly Reshuffled Cabinet Looks a Lot Like Its Old Cabinet
January 17, 2019
Taiwan’s Newly Reshuffled Cabinet Looks a Lot Like Its Old Cabinet
Premier William Lai has vacated his post after the DPP’s crushing regional election defeat, but most of Taiwan’s ministers are staying on.
Taiwan’s Newly Reshuffled Cabinet Looks a Lot Like Its Old Cabinet
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