Taiwan

Tensions escalate across Taiwan Strait

TAIPEI, Taiwan (CNN) – Taiwan says Chinese military aircraft entered its air defense identification zone Thursday morning. The air incursions come one day after Taiwan officially applied to join a free-trade agreement among eleven countries around the Pacific Rim. In the latest …

Donald Trump speaks with Taiwan’s President

(CNN) — President-elect Donald Trump spoke with the President of Taiwan on Friday, according to a statement from his transition team, in a move that threatens to trigger a diplomatic showdown with China even before he takes office. The move, which is …