November 16, 2021

No Breakthrough After First Virtual Summit for Biden and Xi

By: Frank Fang | NEW TANG DYNASTY | President Joe Biden and Chinese leader Xi Jinping did not reach any “breakthrough” on issues concerning both nations, […]
November 14, 2021

Think Tank Director Says U.S. Must Do More to Prevent Taiwan Strait Conflict

By: Kelvin Chen | TAIWAN NEWS | Ian Easton … has said that the U.S. should do more to deter a Chinese attack on Taiwan. At […]
November 9, 2021

How Taiwan Underwrites the U.S. Defense Industrial Complex

By: Eric Lee | THE DIPLOMAT | Advanced semiconductors play an important role in the defense industry. This is increasingly so as the U.S. military posture […]
November 5, 2021

T-Day: The Battle for Taiwan

By: David Lague and Maryanne Murray | REUTERS | [In] some respects the battle for Taiwan is already underway. … “For all sides the stakes are […]
November 3, 2021

Pentagon Predicts 5 Times Increase in China’s Nuclear Weapons over Next 10 Years

By: Paul McLeary | POLITICO | A new Pentagon estimate says China will likely have “at least” 1,000 deliverable nuclear warheads by 2030, a massive expansion […]
October 25, 2021

Righting a Wrong: Taiwan, the United Nations, and United States Policy

By: Michael Mazza and Gary Schmitt | Fifty years ago, on October 25, 1970, the United Nations General Assembly passed Resolution 2758, which expelled “the representatives of […]
October 21, 2021

Tensions Continue to Rise Between China and Taiwan. How Did We Get Here?

By: Kyle Mizokami | POPULAR MECHANICS | The Taiwan Strait has become one of the most dangerous places in the world. … Warfare between the two […]
October 18, 2021

China Deterrence: Fragile, Brittle, and Weakening

By: Ian Easton | TAIPEI TIMES | Unless Hollywood movies like Greenland, Deep Impact, and Armageddon have predictive powers and a rogue space rock is heading […]
October 8, 2021

Could Taiwan Defend Itself Against Chinese Invasion?

By: Michael Evans | THE TIMES | The first physical sign of an invasion would be the lights going out. A cyberattack, hitting every power station […]
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