Biden says US forces to defend Taiwan in the event of ‘unprecedented attack’

WASHINGTON – US military forces will defend Taiwan if there is “an unprecedented attack”, President Joe Biden said on Sunday, underscoring America’s commitment to the island as Chinese incursions mount near its shores. Mr Biden, speaking in a 60 Minutes interview aired on CBS, distanced himself from the question of whether Taiwan is or should […]

Biden says US forces to defend Taiwan in the event of a Chinese invasion

WASHINGTON – US military forces will defend Taiwan if there is “an unprecedented attack,” President Joe Biden said Sunday, underscoring America’s commitment to the island as Chinese incursions mount near its shores. Mr Biden, speaking in a 60 Minutes interview aired on the CBS network, distanced himself from the question of whether Taiwan is or […]

Biden ‘weighing actions to curb US investment in China tech’

WASHINGTON – The Biden administration is considering moves that will restrict US investments in Chinese technology companies, amid growing tensions between the United States and China, according to people familiar with the matter. The investment curbs taking shape may come as an executive order to be signed by President Joe Biden in the coming months. […]

China envoy says US is blurring ‘One China’ policy on Taiwan

WASHINGTON (BLOOMBERG) – China’s envoy to the US said the Biden administration is undermining the “One China” policy through its support for Taiwan and is exacerbating tensions with its human rights claims over Beijing’s treatment of Hong Kong and Xinjiang. Speaking at the Aspen Security Forum in Colorado on Wednesday (July 20), Ambassador Qin Gang […]