Aurelio Insisa Honorary Assistant Professor at the University of Hong Kong
Apr 20 , 2018
Whatever kind of power Beijing decides to exert over Taiwan, whether it be soft or hard, the decision will have momentous consequences on both sides of the Strait.
Ted Galen Carpenter Senior Fellow, Cato Institute
Mar 27 , 2018
Recent actions that Congress and President Trump have taken threaten to shatter a crucial, delicate balance in U.S. policy towards Taiwan. Their conduct provokes China and is heightening already worrisome tensions between Washington and Beijing. U.S. officials need to reassess their course of action before it triggers a major crisis in East Asia.
Mar 05 , 2018
China said on Monday that it would never tolerate any separatist schemes for self-ruled Taiwan and would safeguard China’s territorial integrity with the aim of“reunification” with an island it considers its sacred territory.
Mar 01 , 2018
The U.S. Senate on Wednesday passed a bill criticized by China promoting closer U.S. ties with Taiwan, and the legislation only needs President Donald Trump’s signature to become law.
Dennis V. Hickey Distinguished Professor and Director of the Graduate Program in Global Studies, Missouri State University
Jan 29 , 2018
On Jan. 9, the U.S. House of Representatives passed the Taiwan Travel Act (H.R. 535) by voice vote. This bill ought to die in the Senate: it is frivolous, unnecessary, and provocative. Here’s why.
Jan 15 , 2018
Early this week, the U.S. House of Representatives passed two bills related to Taiwan, drawing a strong denouncement from Beijing.
Zhu Songling Professor, Beijing Union University
Nov 07 , 2017
The Taiwan Travel Act will harm both China’s relations with the US and with Taiwan. It may also forfeit the possibility of peaceful reunification.
Zhao Weibin Researcher, PLA Academy of Military Science
Nov 02 , 2017
Here’s what China and the US should do to move their relationship forward.
Xue Li Senior Fellow, Chinese Academy of Social Sciences
Cheng Zhangxi PhD graduate, the School of International Relations of the University of St Andrews.
Aug 09 , 2017
The United States has revamped its maritime response to Chinese policy in the South China Sea, conducting its first Freedom of Navigation Operation (FONOP) since President Trump took office. While China cannot allow this action to go unchecked, it should consider its larger global and regional power objectives before determining its response.
Ma Shikun Senior Journalist, the People’s Daily
Aug 03 , 2017
The U.S. House of Representative passed the National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA), a provision that allows for mutual stationing by military vessels between the United States and Taiwan. The President should veto the Act in the interest of smoothing the development of China-U.S. relations along with his own foreign policy agenda.