China warns countries ‘not to follow the US’ on Taiwan

China warns countries 'not to follow the US' on Taiwan

China’s foreign minister warned other countries not to follow the US “political drama” about Taiwan, after some countries objected to Beijing’s military drills near the island. China’s Foreign Ministry released a statement on August 10 that during three meetings with …

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Pelosi reacts to China’s sanctions

Pelosi: 'China makes a pretext for drastic action'

Speaker of the US House of Representatives said that China’s sanctions move against her and her family “doesn’t matter”, criticizing Beijing is “using the pretext of drastic action”. Nancy Pelosi visited Taiwan on August 2-3, meeting the island’s leader and …

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UK summons Chinese ambassador on Taiwan issue

UK summons Chinese ambassador on Taiwan issue

British Foreign Secretary Truss summoned Chinese Ambassador Zheng Zeguang to demand an explanation of Beijing’s actions with Taiwan after Ms. Pelosi’s visit. “I have asked officials to summon the Chinese ambassador to explain his country’s actions. We have witnessed Beijing’s …

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China declares no tolerance for Taiwan ‘separatists’

China declares no tolerance for Taiwan 'separatists'

China declares that it does not tolerate “separatist activities” in Taiwan and reaffirms that it will reunify the island by force if necessary. China’s Taiwan Affairs Office today issued a white paper outlining how Beijing intends to assert its sovereignty …

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Ms. Pelosi: Taiwan visit ‘worth it’

Pelosi says visit to Taiwan 'worth it'

US House of Representatives Speaker Nancy Pelosi said she had bipartisan support to visit the island of Taiwan and that the trip earlier this month was “absolutely worth it”. “Definitely so,” said US House Speaker Nancy Pelosi when asked by …

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