China reserves the right to use force to bring Taiwan under its control but will strive to achieve peaceful "reunification" with the self-ruled island, says President Xi.

Map. History of Taiwan conflict

22 January 2019
2 week ago
Taiwan Foreign Ministry: Forced unification is a folly. Taiwan is a free and democratic country where Human Rights are protected. Only its 23 million people can decide their own destiny. The leader of China must join the rest of the global community and respect this reality.
2 week ago
Taiwan won't accept "one country, two systems" demand of China, replies ROC President @iingwen.
China President Xi urges Taiwan to follow Hong Kong model, stating "No one and no force can change the fact that Taiwan is part of China, and the historical and legal fact that both sides of the strait belong to one China."
China reserves the right to use force to bring Taiwan under its control but will strive to achieve peaceful "reunification" with the self-ruled island, says President Xi.
Taiwan's Ministry of National Defence has disclosed images of Taiwan Israeli army fighter intercepting PLAAF Y-8 while China conducted its long-range mission today. China suspended bomber flights in the region since June 22 this year, and   3 weeks after election, they've resumed1 month ago
Taiwan's Ministry of National Defence has disclosed images of Taiwan Israeli army fighter intercepting PLAAF Y-8 while China conducted its long-range mission today. China suspended bomber flights in the region since June 22 this year, and 3 weeks after election, they've resumed
Houthis announce receipt of a letter from the United Nations to set a date for the ceasefire in Hodeidah on 18 of this month
1 month ago
Earthquake of magnitude 4.9 - 14km SSW of Hualian, Taiwan
1 month ago
Earthquake of magnitude 5.1 - 4km WNW of Hualian, Taiwan
1 month ago
The US Navy sailed two ships through the Taiwan Strait on Wednesday, (the guided missile destroyer, USS Stockdale and the USNS Pecos) according to @USPacificFleet. The US Navy also sailed ships through the Strait in October and July of 2018.
1 month ago
An earthquake of magnitude 6.2 occurred in Taiwan.
1 month ago
Taiwan local elections: Pro-China party made big gains, while the Pro-independence and governing party suffers huge losses
2 month ago
In an effort to prevent the spread of African swine fever from China to Taiwan, the Taiwan government has asked all e-commerce platforms, such as PC Home and Yahoo, to remove Chinese meat products from their websites.
3 month ago
CGTN:Magnitude-6.0 quake strikes maritime area east of Taiwan, according to China Earthquake Network Center. No injuries have been reported, and tsunami alerts have not triggered so far
3 month ago
Defense officials tell CNN that multiple Chinese warships shadowed the two US vessels, the USS Curtis Wilbur and USS Antietam, during the transit, following at a distance that was considered to be safe
3 month ago
Taiwan's Ministry of National Defense (MND) just posted a notice that two US Navy ships have entered the Taiwan Strait from near the southern tip of Taiwan and are heading north.
3 month ago
The US sailed 2 warships through the Taiwan Strait today, a show of force that is bound to irritate Beijing and comes amid heightened US-China tensions on a range of issues. The frequency of transits has increased this year, with the US also sailing 2 ships through the Strait in July
3 month ago
Taiwan's defence ministry says two U.S. warships passed through the Taiwan strait on Monday
3 month ago
Taiwan's railway administration says at least 17 people have been killed and 126 people have been injured after a train derailed in Yilan County on the island state
3 month ago
At least 17 dead, dozens injured after passenger train derails in Taiwan - CNA
U.S. weighs warship passage through Taiwan strait - U.S. officials
3 month ago
Taiwan and the US have agreed to prioritize the development of indigenous depot-level maintenance and repairs for Lockheed Martin F-16s
Taiwan Navy to commission two Perry-class frigates next month3 month ago
Taiwan Navy to commission two Perry-class frigates next month
3 month ago
US Sale of Military Equipment to Taiwan Angers China
Air Traffic around Super TyphoonTrami in the Western Pacific near Taiwan3 month ago
Air Traffic around Super #TyphoonTrami in the Western Pacific near Taiwan
3 month ago
Possible sale to Taiwan approved by @StateDept for replenishment of spare parts and repairs in support of the fighter jets and other aircraft totaling an estimated $330 million.
New Taipei landlord dies in front of bystanders after tenant stabs him over rent4 month ago
New Taipei landlord dies in front of bystanders after tenant stabs him over rent
Heavy rain flooded Keelung4 month ago
Heavy rain flooded Keelung
Beach in Yilan closed after five deaths4 month ago
Beach in Yilan closed after five deaths
Car falls into sinkhole in Kaohsiung after 'rain bomb' blasts southern Taiwan4 month ago
Car falls into sinkhole in Kaohsiung after 'rain bomb' blasts southern Taiwan
4 month ago
Ex-U.S. deputy national security adviser to speak at Taipei forum
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