Taiwan Strait

US Navy ships pass through strategic Taiwan Strait, riling China

The US Navy`s passage through the Taiwan Strait also came just days before a summit between Trump and North Korea`s Kim Jong Un.

Feb 26, 2019, 10:11 AM IST

US warships pass through Taiwan Strait amid China tensions

The move will likely be viewed in Taiwan as a sign of support from US President Donald Trump`s government amid growing friction between Taipei and Beijing.

Jan 25, 2019, 10:36 AM IST

US Navy chief does not rule out sending aircraft carrier through Taiwan Strait

Aircraft carriers, typically equipped with about 80 aircraft and crews of about 5,000, are key to the US military`s ability to project power globally.

Jan 18, 2019, 11:33 AM IST

China warns United States over arms sales to Taiwan

China on Monday reiterated its firm opposition to US arm sales to Taiwan, amid reports that Donald Trump`s administration is preparing a large shipment of advanced weaponry for the self-ruling island. 

Mar 20, 2017, 16:17 PM IST

China confirms its aircraft carrier passed through Taiwan

The Liaoning is China's only aircraft carrier in operation.

Jan 12, 2017, 14:40 PM IST

Taiwan protesters scuffle with police over China flight route

 Taiwanese protesters scuffled with police on Thursday ahead of China`s launch of a controversial flight route, which they say has been allowed to go ahead despite fears over security risks.

Mar 26, 2015, 16:18 PM IST

Chinese negotiator in Taiwan for talks

Chen Deming, the president of the China-based Association for Relations Across the Taiwan Straits, arrived in Taiwan for a new round of cross-Taiwan Strait talks.

Feb 26, 2014, 14:33 PM IST

China`s aircraft carrier sails through sensitive Taiwan Strait

China`s first aircraft carrier passed through the sensitive Taiwan Strait, the narrow strip of waters separating China and Taiwan, as it headed to the disputed South China Sea on its maiden voyage for training.

Nov 28, 2013, 10:29 AM IST

Senior Chinese leader demands cross-Strait personnel exchanges

Cross-Strait ties have maintained development despite some twists and turns, as people-to-people exchanges have never been suspended, according to Jia.

Jun 17, 2012, 13:26 PM IST