台灣旅行法挺進美國參議院

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這次的台灣旅行法,不僅法律位階提高、兩黨高度共識,並已經在眾院無異議通過。在挺進參院委員會後,要完成立法就剩最後一步了。

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ICAO threatens Strait’s ‘status quo’

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We therefore recommend that the US administration dispatch US Secretary of Transportation Elaine Chao (趙小蘭) to Taiwan to oversee US-Taiwan civil aviation cooperation, especially in areas where Taiwan and the US need to coordinate on ICAO standards and routinize information exchanges.

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國際民航組織搞飛機

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FAPA強烈建議美應派交通部長趙小蘭訪問台灣,監督美台民用航空合作,尤其是在台灣和美國需要協調ICAO標準和將訊息交流常態化的地區;甚至應考慮派駐一名交通官員駐台專司此職。一旦台海的現狀因此遭破壞,台北與華府都應該要立刻採取行動。

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台灣重回世界衛生大會

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參與國際組織的困境,台灣年復一年必須重新面對的難題。聯合國大會七十二屆常會在數週前已經開跑,或許現在正是時機,重新檢視台灣參與世界衛生大會的策略。

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How to get Taiwan into WHA as observer

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If Taiwan’s representatives have been effective and have been able to convince their counterparts to support Taiwan’s bid for an observer status in the WHA, then Taiwan would have passed the first hurdle to regaining observer status in the assembly.

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美國怎麼看開羅宣言的地位?

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《開羅宣言》僅僅是一份戰爭目的的政策表述,領土的分配應在日本投降後的正式合約中安置。因此,《開羅宣言》在國際法中基乎稱不上是正式條約。

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The Achilles’ heel of PRC and ROC

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The Cairo declaration was intended only as a statement of war aims, the territorial reassignments of which had to be honored in a formal peace treaty after Japan’s surrender. As such, the declaration has negligible status in international law as a treaty.

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Time to reaffirm Taiwan-US ties

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Taiwanese-Americans believe that a strong US Taiwan partnership, in the context of robust US leadership in the Western Pacific, will keep America first in the Pacific.

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索拉茲夫妻 台灣結緣一世情

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索拉茲任眾議員將近二十年,曾為眾院外交委員會亞太小組主席,這個位子對台灣特別重要。當時台灣還在戒嚴時期,他多次挺身為台灣講話,在國會舉辦如江南案、陳文成教授案等台灣重大政治事件的聽證會,公開挑戰國民黨權威,是國會四劍客之一,至今仍為台、美兩岸台灣人所感念。

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