China Jittery as Japan Deploys PATRIOT Missiles Close to Taiwan

May 10, 2023 @ 02:10 PM

Following Japan deployment of Patriot missiles on Miyako Island close to the island of Taiwan, Chinese media claimed this was Japan's attempt to interfere in the "Taiwan question."Japan's Air Self-Defense Force has deployed PATRIOT PAC-3 missiles at its Miyako Island base in Miyakojima, Okinawa Prefecture, Hirokazu Matsuno, Japan's chief cabinet...

China's Diplomatic War against Taiwan Forces Honduras to Break Ties with Taipei

March 27, 2023 @ 05:58 AM

Honduras established diplomatic relations with China on Sunday, hours after it announced to break off ties with island nation Taiwan which China claims its own. Chinese State Councilor and Foreign Minister Qin Gang and his Honduran counterpart Eduardo Enrique Reina met in Beijing and signed the Joint Communiqué on the Establishment...

Taiwan Approved to Receive Anti-Radiation, Air-to-air Missiles for its F-16 Jets

March 2, 2023 @ 06:15 AM

Taiwan has been approved to receive U.S

Taiwan to Test New Cruise Missile ‘Capable of Reaching China’

February 6, 2023 @ 01:45 PM

Taiwan is making preparations to test the new Hsiung Sheng cruise missiles with a claimed range of 1,200km. As per local media, this new surface-to-surface missile is an extended-range version of the Hsiung Feng IIE

China Flies 34 Aircraft, 9 Ships Near Taiwan as U.S. House Speaker...

February 1, 2023 @ 09:26 AM

Taiwans Patriot and Skybow III air defense systems were put to task in the north of the country as China flew a record 34 aircraft including fighters and bombers besides 9 warships today in the biggest show of force in recent weeks. The drill was in response to reports that the

China Conducts joint Military Exercises in 'Christmas Present' to Taiwan

December 26, 2022 @ 03:36 AM

The Chinese Peoples Liberation Army (PLA) conducted joint firepower striking exercise involving troops of multiple services in the waters and airspace around the Taiwan Island on Christmas Day, said Army Senior Colonel Shi Yi, spokesperson for the PLA Eastern Theater Command (ETC), on Sunday.The spokesperson said that this is a "firm" response to the current escalation of provocations by the US in collusion with the Taiwan authorities

Taiwan Upset as China-Saudi Arabia Issue 'One China' Joint Statement

December 12, 2022 @ 07:30 AM

Taiwans Ministry of Foreign Affairs has denounced the joint statement issued by China and Saudi Arabia supporting “One China” policy. Chinese leader Xi Jinping visited Saudi Arabia from Dec

Taiwan’s Military to not Buy Tesla Cars after Musk’s Remarks

October 14, 2022 @ 04:13 AM

Irked by Tesla CEO Elon Musks suggestion to turn Taiwan into a “Chinese special administrative zone” similar to Hong Kong, the island nation has decided to stop buying company-made cars for its military. In an interview with the Financial Times, the business leader said a conflict in the Taiwan Strait could be avoided if Taiwan accepted a “more lenient version” of the formula China already applied in Hong Kong

China Practices Taiwan Landing with Civilian Ferries

October 1, 2022 @ 06:29 AM

The Chinese Peoples Liberation Army (PLA) Navy is reportedly practicing on invading Taiwans Dongsha Islands, as seven civilian car ferries were spotted engaging in amphibious landing drills on beaches in the Taiwan Strait twice recently. Defense analyst Tom Shugart posted on Twitter that he

Taiwan Plans to Seize $28.5M in Assets from China’s Chip Designer VeriSilicon...

September 14, 2022 @ 05:56 AM

Taiwans prosecutors plan to seize nearly $28.5 million in profits from Chinas VeriSilicon Holdings Co

Taiwan Setting Up Missile Base to Target Invading Chinese Warplanes

September 13, 2022 @ 07:51 AM

Taiwans Ministry of National Defense (MND) is establishing a military base in Yilan Countys Paotaishan to protect Taiwans eastern coast from Chinese attacks. The Air Force Missile Defense and Command won its bid to begin the new construction project on September 12

U.S. Approves Sidewinder, Harpoon Missile Sale to Taiwan to Help Deter Chinese...

September 3, 2022 @ 09:37 AM

In a move certain to make China livid, the US State Department on Friday approved the sale of 100 Sidewinder AIM-9X Block II missiles worth $ 85.6 million besides 60 AGM-84L-1 Harpoon Block II Missiles costing $355 million to Taiwan