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Chinese warship passes 'unsafely' near US destroyer in Taiwan strait: Report

The People's Republic of China (PRC) has claimed self-ruled Taiwan as its territory since the defeated Republic of China government fled to the island in 1949.

US and Canadian navies on Saturday were conducting a joint exercise in the strait.(Reuters)
Updated on Jun 05, 2023 04:28 AM IST
Reuters |

Defence secy Austin warns China against 'coercion and bullying' of US allies

The U.S. has been expanding its own activities around the Indo-Pacific to counter sweeping territorial claims from China.

US Secretary of Defense Lloyd Austin attends the 20th Shangri-La Dialogue summit in Singapore.(AFP)
Published on Jun 04, 2023 02:49 AM IST
AP | | Posted by Nisha Anand

Taiwan donates $5 million towards rebuilding Ukraine with Lithuania

Lithuanian government has spent 9.8 million euros towards the rebuilding, and the Taiwanese contribution will be used to purchase educational equipment.

An office building damaged during Russian missile strikes, amid Russia's attack on Ukraine, in Kyiv, Ukraine. (via REUTERS)
Published on Jun 01, 2023 07:45 PM IST
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First signs of thaw in US-China ties, but road to normalcy is uphill

The resumption of formal bilateral dialogue has been accompanied by deepening friction and sustained suspicion

It is important to temper expectations of what can be achieved from this new round of engagement. (AP)
Updated on Jun 01, 2023 06:55 PM IST

Taiwan plans to keep its nuclear power plants on emergency standby

Taiwan got about 11% of its power from nuclear in 2021, according to state-owned Taiwan Power Co.

The fourth nuclear power plant in Gongliao, Taiwan.(Bloomberg)
Published on May 29, 2023 09:03 AM IST
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