Category Archives: World / International Affairs

Giant ‘earthquake fish’ caught after 2 quakes strike eastern Taiwan

Huge Oarfish (over 16 feet long) caught off coast of eastern Taiwan after earthquake TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwanese fishermen on Friday (Nov. 6) caught a massive oarfish (Regalecus glesne) nearly 5 meters in length off the coast of eastern … Continue reading

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Past Leaked emails show Hillary Clinton wanted to ditch Taiwan

WASHINGTON — An alleged email by Hillary Clinton shows that the former secretary of state was willing to discuss an op-ed piece in the New York Times that called for Washington to ditch Taiwan in exchange for China writing off … Continue reading

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Taiwan has developed a unique pandemic management structure for dealing with the Corona Virus that we all can learn from…

A Democratic Model of Pandemic Management Through transparency, we win trust. Through Public & Private Partnerships, we build solidarity. Recover better together, Health for all. This is the way Taiwan is right next to China but with the pandemic management … Continue reading

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Look at the difference between these two images of the 3 Gorges Dam in China, one by Google Maps, the other by China Aerospace Science and Technology Corporation (CASC)

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Images that appear to show China’s Three Gorges Dam warping badly are causing concern on Chinese social media, but the Chinese government is downplaying the risk to the facility, which it declares is in an “elastic … Continue reading

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Russian President Putin thanks US President Trump for a “tip” Russia says foiled attacks 2 days ago on Russian soil

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VIDEO REPORT: Huawei is a pawn of the Chinese government

  Huawei Technologies Co. Ltd. is a Chinese multinational technology company that provides telecommunications equipment and sells consumer electronics including smartphones, headquartered in Shenzhen, Guangdong, China.

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Wikileaks founder Julian Assange arrested in London

(April 11, 2019)-The Wikileaks founder Julian Assange is in custody tonight after being arrested for allegedly breaching his bail conditions. His seven-year self-imposed exile in London’s Ecuadorean embassy ended dramatically this morning after his asylum was revoked. Mr Assange also … Continue reading

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on this day in History (April 1st)…

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INFO-GRAPHIC: USA Arms Exports

U.S. weapons exports from 1950 to 2017. Data from the Stockholm International Peace Research Institute’s Arms Transfers Database. Units are expressed in trend indicator values (TIV). Each dot on the map = one TIV. Visualization by Will Geary. The United … Continue reading

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Two Chinese fighter jets carried out an “unsafe” intercept on a US Reconnaissance Plane over the South China Sea

WASHINGTON, May 18, 2016- Two Chinese fighter jets carried out an “unsafe” intercept of a U.S. military aircraft on Tuesday over the South China Sea, the Pentagon said on Wednesday. The incident took place in international airspace as the U.S. … Continue reading

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