0113: Taiwan’s Special Defense Budget, “Taiwanese” Rep. Office in Lithuania, U.S. Support for Lithuania Against Chinese Bullying

Taiwan Passes US$8.56B Special Defense Budget as China Threat Grows On January 11, Taiwan’s Legislative Yuan passed a special defense budget…

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1223: Referendum to Restrict U.S. Pork Fails, Taiwan’s Video Feed Cut at U.S. Summit, Protests Against NFL’s Kowtowing to China

Taiwan’s Voters Reject Referendum to Restrict American Pork, Facilitating U.S.-Taiwan Trade Talks and FTA Negotiation Taiwan’s referendum result last week that failed to overturn…

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1216: Taiwan’s Loss of Diplomatic Ally Nicaragua to China, Abe’s and Busby’s Remarks on Taiwan’s Democracy and Security

Taiwan Loses Diplomatic Ally Nicaragua to China Amid Rivalry Between Democracy and Authoritarianism Nicaragua’s sudden decision to cut diplomatic ties with Taiwan in…

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1209: Blinken Warns China of “Terrible Consequences,” Austin Says Chinese Ops Like “Rehearsals,” US-Taiwan Diplomatic Ties, TTIC Framework

Blinken Warns China of “Terrible Consequences” and “Potentially Disastrous” if Invading Taiwan On December 3, U.S. Secretary of State Antony Blinken warned…

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