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Taiwan has no right to join UN, China says, as US ratchets up tensions

China has said Taiwan has no right to join the United Nations, after the US increased tensions with a call for the democratic...

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How Taiwan’s struggle for Covid vaccines is inflaming tensions with China

Vaccines are the latest flashpoint inflaming cross-strait tensions between China and Taiwan, as the latter tries to fend off its worst coronavirus outbreak since the...

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South China Sea: Taiwan urges Beijing to ‘defuse antagonism’ as tensions reach knife edge

During her New Year’s Day speech on Friday, Ms Tsai denounced Beijing’s frequent patrols in the disputed region. Ms Tsai also invited China to resume...