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China firmly opposes Japan's joint maritime drill with Taiwan region

People Daily 20 Jul 2024
According to reports, Taiwan's "Patrol No. 9" inspection ship and Japan's aircraft-carrying inspection ship "Sagami" conducted a joint exercise on Thursday in the southern tip of the Boso Peninsula and the waters near Izu Island.
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First Taiwanese swims across English Channel

Taipei Times 20 Jul 2024
... Channel, saying she was very happy to bring Taiwan to the world ... Taiwanese swimmer Hsu Wen-erh holds a Taiwan national flag on a ship yesterday after finishing her swim across the English Channel.
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Taiwan, Japan conducted joint drill: Japanese media

Taipei Times 19 Jul 2024
CGA patrol ship Hsun Hu No ... 9 was on regular patrol duty on the high seas, as the CGA sends ships to patrol such areas two to three times per year on request by the Fisheries Agency, and the vessel would return to Taiwan on Aug.
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Misguided fears over RNC platform

Taipei Times 19 Jul 2024
He called for Taiwan to “pay for [its] defense,” despite the US$19.7 billion backlog of munitions Taiwan has already paid for, while US-taxpayer-funded orders have jumped the queue to ship arms to Ukraine and Israel.
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Trump didn’t say he wouldn’t defend Taiwan

Asiatimes 18 Jul 2024
Taiwan is 9,500 miles away ... China need only inform shipping companies of its intent to sink any LNG tanker approaching the island and the lights would go out in Taiwan in less than a month ... Taiwan ...
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Would the President Be in Charge During a War in Taiwan?

Antiwar 18 Jul 2024
In an interview with TIME, Biden gave his best shot at “clarifying” his position on the use of American bodies, ships, and planes to defend Taiwan ... to get ships and aircraft to the besieged island”.
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Trump says Taiwan should pay more for defense and dodges questions if he would defend the island

Asahi News 18 Jul 2024
In the interview, Trump said he didn’t feel “so secure” over the Taiwan Strait, where Beijing has “been very aggressive and got ships all over the place.” He suggested that China could easily take ...
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Trump says Taiwan should pay more for defense and dodges questions if he would defend ...

Times Union 18 Jul 2024
In a statement, Taiwan's de-facto embassy in Washington said it is in the interest of the U.S ... In the interview, Trump said he didn't feel “so secure” over the Taiwan Strait, where Beijing has “been very aggressive and got ships all over the place."
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Taiwan detects 20 Chinese military aircraft, 6 naval ships hovering in its vicinity

Beijing News 17 Jul 2024
Taiwan's Ministry of National Defence (MND) tracked 20 Chinese military aircraft and six naval ships around the island ... Taiwan responded by sending aircraft and naval ships and deploying coastal-based ...
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Taiwan tracks 18 Chinese aircrafts, 6 vessels near its territory

Beijing News 16 Jul 2024
"18 PLA aircraft, 6 PLAN vessels and 1 official ship operating around Taiwan were detected up until 6 a.m ... So far in July, Taiwan has detected over 300 military aircraft and around 100 naval ships.
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Chinese naval ships spotted but within US exclusive economic zone

Beijing News 15 Jul 2024
has deployed Coast Guard or other ships to the Taiwan Strait to uphold freedom of navigation and support American allies in the region - with the important distinction that the Aleutian Islands are part of the U.S.
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Taiwan reports increased Chinese military activity near its territory

Beijing News 15 Jul 2024
Taipei [Taiwan], July 15 (ANI). Taiwan's Ministry of National Defence on Monday issued a statement ... So far in July, Taiwan has detected Chinese over 300 military aircraft and around 100 naval ships.
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Taiwan detects 16 Chinese aircraft, 9 vessels near its territory

Beijing News 14 Jul 2024
So far in July, Taiwan's MND has detected Chinese over 300 military aircraft and around 100 naval ships ... Taiwan's CGA sent four ships to shadow the intruders and broadcast warnings, the statement said, according to the CNA report.
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US leads international military exercise to sink old warship

RNZ 14 Jul 2024
... near Taiwan, analysts say. Chinese media The Global Times has reported the experiments may be in case of war in the Taiwan Strait, as only China has amphibious assault ships of the size of the Tarawa.
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Taiwan reports Chinese military activity near its territory, tracks 18 PLA aircraft, eight naval vessels

Beijing News 12 Jul 2024
In response to China's armed forces, Taiwan sent aircraft and naval ships and deployed coastal-based missile systems to monitor the PLA activity ... times and naval ships 84 times, Taiwan News reported.
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