Washington risks causing explosive spark by crossing redline on Taiwan question

Speculation over whether US President Joe Biden's latest remarks on Taiwan were a "gaffe" or a slip of tongue are meaningless as it will not slacken China's vigilance in guarding against US provocations over the Taiwan question, but rather consolidate its determination to safeguard its sovereignty and territorial integrity. After Biden said the United States […]

US should beware of the tail wagging the dog on Taiwan

Washington has called the US delegation that arrived in Taiwan on Wednesday "unofficial". Yet the delegation, which comprises former senator Christopher Dodd and former deputy secretaries of state Richard Armitage and James Steinberg, comes after the State Department said on Friday that it was issuing new guidelines lifting the previous restrictions on US government contacts […]