Increased U.S. spy flights over South China Sea as PLA steps up invasion drills

Increased U.S. spy flights over South China Sea as PLA steps up invasion drills

by WorldTribune Staff, June 26, 2020 The United States Air Force has increased reconnaissance flights over the South China Sea amid China’s ongoing military drills which are reportedly simulating an invasion of Taiwan. Three U.S. aircraft — a P-8A Poseidon, an RC-135, and a C-17A Globemaster III — were observed heading toward the South China […]

Invading Taiwan: China constantly takes the measure of U.S. resolve

Invading Taiwan: China constantly takes the measure of U.S. resolve

by WorldTribune Staff, June 18, 2020 In April and May, as the world was dealing with the coronavirus pandemic which China was responsible for spreading worldwide, the People’s Liberation Army (PLA) was practicing blockade operations around Taiwan, with aircraft carriers and destroyers of the PLA Navy cooperating with anti-ship-missile-carrying H-6K bombers, about 100 of which […]

Trump administration applies heat on WHO, boosts support for Taiwan

Trump administration applies heat on WHO, boosts support for Taiwan

by WorldTribune Staff, May 20, 2020 U.S. President Donald Trump on Monday threatened to permanently cut off funding to the World Health Organization (WHO) and revoke U.S. membership if the UN organization doesn’t make changes meant to curb what he called its pro-China bias. In a letter to WHO Director-General Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus, Trump said […]

Coronavirus as strategic distraction: Analyst details CCP’s Taiwan preparations

Coronavirus as strategic distraction: Analyst details CCP’s Taiwan preparations

FPI / May 6, 2020 Geostrategy-Direct.com The Chinese Communist Party (CCP) is using the Wuhan coronavirus to advance its geostrategic position, an analyst said. While other nations are distracted in coping with the virus, the People’s Liberation Army (PLA) has stepped up activities in the First Island Chain, which extends from Japan through the Ryukyus, […]

Taiwan may fine Chinese journalist who lied to President Trump

Taiwan may fine Chinese journalist who lied to President Trump

by WorldTribune Staff, April 17, 2020 A journalist lied when he told President Donald Trump at a recent White House press conference he was working out of Taiwan. The journalist actually works for a propaganda arm of the Chinese Communist Party (CCP), a report revealed. The National Pulse exposed Ching-Yi Chang on April 9, the […]

Taiwan produces evidence it warned WHO of coronavirus in December

Taiwan produces evidence it warned WHO of coronavirus in December

by WorldTribune Staff, April 15, 2020 Taiwan’s government emailed a letter to the World Health Organization (WHO) in December warning of a breakout of “atypical pneumonia” in China in which infected persons had been isolated for treatment. Taiwanese officials say the letter is evidence that the WHO had reason to believe early on that the […]

Columnist: China issues ‘clear threat’ to Taiwan after its coronavirus success

Columnist: China issues ‘clear threat’ to Taiwan after its coronavirus success

by WorldTribune Staff, April 13, 2020 Communist China has issued “a clear threat to destroy Taiwan if it continues to offer a counter-coronavirus example to the world,” a columnist noted. The regime of supreme leader Xi Jinping also issued a warning to the United States against strenghtening ties with Taiwan during the coronavirus crisis, Tom […]

It’s war: Embattled WHO chief in heated exchanges with USA, Taiwan

It’s war: Embattled WHO chief in heated exchanges with USA, Taiwan

by WorldTribune Staff, April 9, 2020 President Donald Trump intends to continue asking “tough questions” of the World Health Organization (WHO) as the WHO’s director-general launched into a tirade over criticism of the organization’s repeating Chinese propaganda on the extent of the coronavirus pandemic, U.S. officials say. Trump has called the WHO “China-centric” and said […]

Taiwan and South Korea: 2 coronavirus strategies yielded contrasting outcomes

Taiwan and South Korea: 2 coronavirus strategies yielded contrasting outcomes

by WorldTribune Staff, April 7, 2020 Taiwan and South Korea have been lauded by many health officials and media organizations as models of successful strategies to combat the coronavirus. However, while South Korea’s testing strategy has reportedly flattened the curve of infections, it still has more than 10,000 confirmed cases of COVID-19. Taiwan has 355. […]

China slams U.S. over its strengthened ties with Taiwan

China slams U.S. over its strengthened ties with Taiwan

by WorldTribune Staff, March 29, 2020 U.S. President Donald Trump on Thursday signed a law passed by Congress which aims to strengthen Taiwan’s alliances amid increased pressure from communist China. Even amid the coronavirus outbreak, China in recent weeks has reportedly stepped up its military drills around Taiwan. China has also blocked Taiwan from participating […]

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