Chinese Coast Guard Intensifies Patrols Near Kinmen Days After ‘Deadly’ Boat Collision

February 26, 2024 @ 10:03 AM

In response to a recent ‘deadly maritime collision between a mainland Chinese fishing boat and a Taiwan patrol vessel earlier this month, the Chinese mainland's coast guard has deployed a fleet of vessels to conduct patrols near Kinmen island. On February 14, a Chinese speedboat capsized near the Kinmen Islands during...

Chinook Espionage: Taiwanese Lieutenant Colonel Arrested in Alleged Defection Plot to China

December 12, 2023 @ 12:57 PM

A lieutenant colonel from Taiwan Armys Aviation and Special Forces Command has been arrested by prosecutors for allegedly planning to defect to China by flying a CH-47F Chinook helicopter to a Chinese aircraft carrier near the median line of the Taiwan Strait. Taiwan's Ministry of National Defense announced on December 11...

China ‘Expels’ Philippines Warship from Near South China Sea Island

October 12, 2023 @ 02:40 AM

Chinese Coast Guard (CCG) expelled a Philippines warship for ‘intruding into waters near Huangyan Island in South China Sea. A Philippine navy gunboat on Tuesday was observed ‘trespassing into the waters adjacent to China's Huangyan Island despite repeated dissuasion and warnings from the Chinese side, CCG spokesperson Gan Yu said in...

Newly Unveiled Chinese KVD002 Attack-Reconnaissance Drone Deployed in Taiwan Patrols

September 23, 2023 @ 04:39 AM

The Chinese People's Liberation Army (PLA) Army has been employing the KVD002 armed reconnaissance drone for patrols and exercises in the vicinity of Taiwan since 2022, initially identified as CH-4. Recently, during the 6th China Helicopter Exposition held in North China's Tianjin Municipality from September 14-17, 2023, it was revealed that...

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 secretary, said on Monday during a press conference

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 of Diplomatic Relations Between the People's Republic of China and the Republic of Honduras on March 26 at Diaoyutai State Guesthouse in Beijing

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 U

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