More US lawmakers visit Taiwan 12 days after Pelosi trip

More US lawmakers visit Taiwan 12 days after Pelosi trip

TAIPEI – A delegation of American lawmakers arrived in Taiwan on Sunday, just 12 days after a visit by US House Speaker Nancy Pelosi that prompted China to launch days of threatening military drills around the self-governing island that Beijing says must come under its control. The five-member delegation, led by Democratic Sen. Ed Markey … Read more

More US lawmakers visiting Taiwan 12 days after Pelosi trip

More US lawmakers visiting Taiwan 12 days after Pelosi trip

TAIPEI – A delegation of American lawmakers is visiting Taiwan just 12 days after a visit by US House Speaker Nancy Pelosi that angered China. The five-member delegation, led by Democratic Sen. Ed Markey of Massachusetts, will meet senior leaders to discuss US-Taiwan relations, regional security, trade, investment and other issues, the American Institute in … Read more

China’s Aircraft Carriers Are Sailing Through East China Sea | News

China's Aircraft Carriers Are Sailing Through East China Sea |  News

The possible visit to Taiwan this Tuesday by US Congress President Nancy Pelosi has generated a notorious military deployment in the Strait of Formosa. Two Chinese Navy aircraft carriers are off their bases and sailing through the East China Sea. RELATED: China Assumes UN Security Council Presidency for August The aircraft carrier Liaoning left its … Read more

US House Speaker Nancy Pelosi in Singapore to begin Asia trip; reportedly planning Taiwan stop

US House Speaker Nancy Pelosi in Singapore to begin Asia trip;  reportedly planning Taiwan stop

US House Speaker Nancy Pelosi poses with members of the US Marine Detachment at the US Embassy in Singapore on Monday. Photo courtesy of House Speaker Nancy Pelosi/Twitter Aug. 1 (UPI) — US House Speaker Nancy Pelosi began her official visit to Asia on Monday with her arrival in Singapore. She is reportedly planning to … Read more

Pentagon planning for possible Pelosi trip to Taiwan: AP

Pentagon planning for possible Pelosi trip to Taiwan: AP

sydney — US officials say they have little fear that China would attack Nancy Pelosi’s plane if she flies to Taiwan. But the US House speaker would be entering one of the world’s hottest spots where a mishap, misstep or misunderstanding could endanger her safety. So the Pentagon is developing plans for any contingency. Officials … Read more