Taiwan has grounded its F-16 fleet after one of the US-made jets vanished minutes after taking off from an air base on the east coast of the self-ruled island.
China has called on the United States to halt its expansion of ties with Taiwan, after Washington and Taipei declared they would hold economic talks later this month.
China and the United States seem to be headed toward a new high in tensions, with Beijing announcing plans to slap sanctions on major American firms involved in arms sales to Taiwan
China has censured the United States’ approval of advanced arms sales to Taiwan as interference in its domestic affairs and warned of a “legitimate response.”
The Trump administration is raising the risk of conflict with China by selling more sophisticated military equipment to Taiwan.
Taiwan's air force has scrambled its jet fighters for a second consecutive day as numerous Chinese warplanes crossed the sensitive midline of the Taiwan Strait, with Taipei’s officials urging Beijing to "pull back from the edge."
Hong Kong says it will stay away from China’s detention of a dozen individuals it calls “separatists” who sought to flee to Taiwan, arguing that handling the case is within the jurisdiction of mainland China.
The Chinese Embassy in Prague has condemned this week's visit to Taiwan by a high-ranking Czech delegation as "a serious infringement on China's national sovereignty."
A high-ranking delegation from the Czech Republic has arrived in Taiwan, just weeks after a US secretary visited the self-ruled island in breach of the internationally-practiced “One China” policy.
China’s military says recent military drills near Taiwan were “necessary action” to safeguard Chinese sovereignty and territorial integrity.