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Despite China’s Tough Talk, US Should Move Forward With Taiwan
June 06, 2019
Despite China’s Tough Talk, US Should Move Forward With Taiwan
China's belligerent rhetoric toward Taiwan is all the more reason for Washington and Taipei to stick together.
Despite China’s Tough Talk, US Should Move Forward With Taiwan
Can the US Help Taiwan Keep Its Remaining Diplomatic Relationships?
May 30, 2019
Can the US Help Taiwan Keep Its Remaining Diplomatic Relationships?
Taiwan has lost five partners to China since 2016. Washington might be able to help stem the tide.
Can the US Help Taiwan Keep Its Remaining Diplomatic Relationships?
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
Why a US Sale of Fighter Jets to Taiwan Matters
April 03, 2019
Why a US Sale of Fighter Jets to Taiwan Matters
It wouldn’t change the military balance across the Taiwan Strait, but would signal a shift in U.S. support for Taipei.
Why a US Sale of Fighter Jets to Taiwan Matters
The Taiwan Relations Act at 40
April 01, 2019
The Taiwan Relations Act at 40
40 years after the U.S. passed a law to govern unofficial ties with Taiwan, the world has shifted dramatically.
The Taiwan Relations Act at 40
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, US Plan New, 'More Direct' Talks This Fall
March 19, 2019
Taiwan, US Plan New, 'More Direct' Talks This Fall
The “Indo-Pacific Democratic Governance Consultations” will see a senior U.S. official travel to Taiwan in September.
Taiwan, US Plan New, 'More Direct' Talks This Fall
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 20th Century Brush With a Nuclear Capability
January 30, 2019
Taiwan's 20th Century Brush With a Nuclear Capability
Just how close was Taipei to going nuclear?
Taiwan's 20th Century Brush With a Nuclear Capability
What ARIA Will and Won’t Do for the US in Asia
January 14, 2019
What ARIA Will and Won’t Do for the US in Asia
U.S. allies will welcome the Asia Reassurance Initiative Act.
What ARIA Will and Won’t Do for the US in Asia
Mattis Out: The View from Taiwan
December 24, 2018
Mattis Out: The View from Taiwan
The Taiwanese in general thought of Mattis as a rational and cautious person, Trump is seen as much the opposite.
Mattis Out: The View from Taiwan
Taiwan Elections: Impact on US-China Relations
December 18, 2018
Taiwan Elections: Impact on US-China Relations
Insights from Elizabeth Freund Larus.
Taiwan Elections: Impact on US-China Relations
Why a Democratic House Is Not Good News for China
November 23, 2018
Why a Democratic House Is Not Good News for China
Most midterm elections don't have a significant impact on U.S.-China relations. 2018 could be an exception.
Why a Democratic House Is Not Good News for China
Facing Chinese Pressure, Taiwan’s President Tsai Seeks ‘Survival Niche’
October 10, 2018
Facing Chinese Pressure, Taiwan’s President Tsai Seeks ‘Survival Niche’
Tsai Ing-wen promises to stay the course on cross-strait relations, while pursuing “values-based diplomacy” abroad.
Facing Chinese Pressure, Taiwan’s President Tsai Seeks ‘Survival Niche’
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