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As Vatican and China talk, Taiwan looks on nervously

Mon, 03/26/2018 - 22:43
Five blocks from the Vatican, on the bustling, tourist-packed street leading to St. Peter’s Basilica, a Taiwanese flag flutters from the window of a third-story ...

Tony Abbott hints at still having Australian leadership ambitions

Mon, 03/26/2018 - 22:22
Former Australian Prime Minister Tony Abbott hinted Tuesday he still holds leadership ambitions as his replacement struggles to turn around the government’s disastrous opinion polling.Abbott ...

Speculation rife over surprise Kim Jong Un visit to Beijing

Mon, 03/26/2018 - 22:13
Beijing was under tight security Tuesday with speculation rife that North Korean leader Kim Jong Un was making a surprise visit, after the reported arrival ...

Military control of Chinese coast guard adds edge to sea disputes

Mon, 03/26/2018 - 21:48
China’s decision to give its top military body control over the country’s vast coast guard has increased concerns about the risk of miscalculation in the ...

U.S. Republicans press for F-35 fighter jet sale to Taiwan so island can ‘remain a democracy’

Mon, 03/26/2018 - 14:20
Two senior U.S. Republican senators asked the Trump administration on Monday to allow the sale of Lockheed Martin Corp. F-35 fighter jets to Taiwan, saying ...

Philippines to patrol disputed shoal using Japan-supplied aircraft, despite China protests

Mon, 03/26/2018 - 14:18
The Philippine military said Monday it will continue aerial patrols of a Chinese-held shoal near the South China Sea despite protests from Beijing over the ...

North Korean leader Kim Jong Un said making surprise visit to China

Mon, 03/26/2018 - 10:30
Kim Jong Un has made a surprise visit to Beijing on his first known trip outside North Korea since taking power in 2011, Bloomberg News ...