Chinese Communist Party close to invading Taiwan, US admiral says

U.S. 03/24/21, 11:19

U.S. Admiral John Aquilino, while testifying before the Senate Armed Services Committee on Tuesday, March 23, warned that Taiwan faces an imminent threat of invasion by the communist Chinese regime even sooner than imagined by the international community.  Aquilino has been nominated to become commander of the U.S. Indo-Pacific Command (INDOPACOM), ...

Republicans call on Biden to develop free trade agreement with Taiwan

U.S. 03/23/21, 10:41

More than 20 Republican representatives sent a letter to President Joe Biden, encouraging him to develop a free trade agreement between the United States and Taiwan, citing economic and national security benefits amid the influence of the Chinese Communist Party (CCP) in the Indo-Pacific region. In a letter sent Monday, March ...

China’s worst sandstorm in a decade forces cancellation of 400 flights

News 03/15/21, 18:02

The worst sandstorm in the last decade hit China's capital, Beijing, forcing the cancellation of 400 flights from the city's two main airports, aggravating the already high environmental pollution suffered by its inhabitants.  Likewise, urban traffic was disrupted and a large swath of northern China was also affected by the thousands ...

Biden administration outreached out but no response from North Korea

U.S. 03/15/21, 15:05

A senior Biden administration official told Reuters on Saturday, March 13, that North Korea has not communicated to behind-the-scenes diplomatic efforts by the Biden administration since mid-February. The previously unknown U.S. outreach raises concerns about how Biden will deal with rising tensions with Pyongyang over its nuclear weapons and ballistic missile ...

Xi Jinping orders Chinese military to be ‘combat ready’ for next 5 years

U.S. 03/10/21, 13:03

Chinese leader Xi Jinping on Tuesday, March 9, delivered a message to the Chinese communist regime's military ordering it to focus on strengthening combat readiness over the next five years, arguing that uncertainties at home and abroad could generate conflict scenarios and assuming the Chinese Communist Party (CCP) would be ...