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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’
US Approves Possible Sale of Military Aviation Spare Parts for Taiwan
September 25, 2018
US Approves Possible Sale of Military Aviation Spare Parts for Taiwan
The decision marks the second defense materiel package for Taiwan under the Trump administration.
US Approves Possible Sale of Military Aviation Spare Parts for Taiwan
What Does Taiwan Think of the US Factor in Cross-Strait Relations?
September 13, 2018
What Does Taiwan Think of the US Factor in Cross-Strait Relations?
A look at how the Taiwanese public evaluates the Trump administration's commitment to Taiwan.
What Does Taiwan Think of the US Factor in Cross-Strait Relations?
Is the US Ready to Stand Up for Taiwan Against China?
September 10, 2018
Is the US Ready to Stand Up for Taiwan Against China?
The U.S. recalls diplomats in three nations that recently switched allegiance from Taipei to Beijing.
Is the US Ready to Stand Up for Taiwan Against China?
Why Diplomatic Allies Matter to Taiwan
August 30, 2018
Why Diplomatic Allies Matter to Taiwan
And why a new Monroe Doctrine won’t help Taiwan in its battle for diplomatic survival.
Why Diplomatic Allies Matter to Taiwan
Tsai Ing-wen Made a Rare, High-Profile Stopover in the US
August 14, 2018
Tsai Ing-wen Made a Rare, High-Profile Stopover in the US
As Beijing increases its pressure on Taipei, Tsai vows “to be firm so that no one can obliterate Taiwan.”
Tsai Ing-wen Made a Rare, High-Profile Stopover in the US
Taiwan Is Not a Bargaining Chip
July 26, 2018
Taiwan Is Not a Bargaining Chip
As Washington dials up pressure on Beijing, it should not view Taiwan simply as a lever in its diplomatic toolkit.
Taiwan Is Not a Bargaining Chip
Brian Hioe: The Sunflower Movement, 4 Years Later
July 18, 2018
Brian Hioe: The Sunflower Movement, 4 Years Later
An interview with New Bloom co-founder and student activist Brian Hioe, 4 years after the Sunflower Movement.
Brian Hioe: The Sunflower Movement, 4 Years Later
2 US Navy Warships Transit Taiwan Strait
July 09, 2018
2 US Navy Warships Transit Taiwan Strait
U.S. guided missile destroyers pass through the Taiwan Strait.
2 US Navy Warships Transit Taiwan Strait
Taiwan’s New Southbound Policy Meets the US Free and Open Indo-Pacific Strategy
June 28, 2018
Taiwan’s New Southbound Policy Meets the US Free and Open Indo-Pacific Strategy
Aligning with FOIP would have both opportunities and risks for Taiwan.
Taiwan’s New Southbound Policy Meets the US Free and Open Indo-Pacific Strategy
The US Opens a New Compound in Taiwan. It’s Business As Usual.
June 18, 2018
The US Opens a New Compound in Taiwan. It’s Business As Usual.
Despite some initial concerns, the American Institute in Taiwan's opening came and went without major incident.
The US Opens a New Compound in Taiwan. It’s Business As Usual.
Will the Trump Administration Send a US Aircraft Carrier Through the Taiwan Strait?
June 06, 2018
Will the Trump Administration Send a US Aircraft Carrier Through the Taiwan Strait?
The Trump administration may be setting the stage for a show of reassurance toward Taipei.
Will the Trump Administration Send a US Aircraft Carrier Through the Taiwan Strait?
China Puts the Squeeze on Taiwan
May 25, 2018
China Puts the Squeeze on Taiwan
The loss of yet another diplomatic ally -- Burkina Faso -- is just the tip of the iceberg.
China Puts the Squeeze on Taiwan
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