Latest Taiwan Relations Act Stories

2008-10-07 12:00:23

Text of report in English by official Chinese news agency Xinhua (New China News Agency) [Xinhua: "US To Blame for Damage of Bilateral Relations: Chinese FM"] BEIJING, Oct. 7 (Xinhua) - The Chinese Foreign Ministry on Tuesday renewed its condemnation on the United States' proposed arms sale to Taiwan and said the American side should take full responsibility for the damage of ties between the two countries and their respective armed forces. "The US side's act has seriously blocked...

2008-10-04 12:00:07

Text of report by official Chinese news agency Xinhua (New China News Agency) ["Foreign Ministry Spokesman Liu Jianchao Issues Statement on US Government Notifying Congress of Decision To Sell Weapons to Taiwan"] Beijing, 4 Oct (Xinhua) - Foreign Ministry spokesman Liu Jianchao on 4 October issued a statement on the US Government notifying Congress its decision to sell weapons to Taiwan, saying the Chinese government and people resolutely oppose and condemn this US action that gravely...

2006-01-17 07:06:09

TAIPEI (Reuters) - The United States' top representative in Taiwan, Douglas Paal, will leave Taipei on January 25 after three-and-a-half years as head of the de facto U.S. embassy. "He is returning to the private sector," said Dana Smith, spokeswoman for the American Institute in Taiwan. "Any announcement about his replacement will be made in Washington." Institute Deputy Director David Keegan will be the acting director until a replacement arrives. The institute handles U.S.-Taiwan...

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