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Overnight Defense: Biden administration expands Afghan refugee program | Culture war comes for female draft ...

The Hill 03 Aug 2021
The US cannot allow China to think it will abandon Taiwan ... ‘We are all suffering in silence’ — Inside the US military’s pervasive culture of eating disorders.
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New vehicle sales rebound ahead of Ghost Month

Taipei Times 02 Aug 2021
“A stable COVID-19 situation and a lower pandemic alert [in Taiwan] provided some relief to automakers and dealers.”. A Lexus electric car is displayed inside a showroom in Taipei’s Xinyi District on Thursday ... Mercedes-Benz Taiwan Ltd (台灣賓士) sold 2,186 vehicles last month, down 11.4 percent monthly, but up 8.8 percent annually.
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US should have bases in Taiwan

Taipei Times 30 Jul 2021
On a peaceful day in the open Pacific Ocean to the east of Taiwan, a US carrier and five accompanying warships were slowly sailing to guard the western Pacific ... The US should place enough fighter jets and missiles in Taiwan, and those assets could be well sheltered inside mountain caves ... Taiwan has one of the better defenses in Asia.
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Taiwan is buying high-tech US fighter-jet pods to keep a closer eye on China's navy

Business Insider 29 Jul 2021
A US-made F-16V fighter takes off during a military exercise in southern Taiwan, January 15, 2020 ... "No one wants to see a unilateral change to the status quo with respect to Taiwan, and again, we are committed to supporting Taiwan and its capability to defend itself," Austin said.Read the original article on Business Insider.
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COVID-19: Government thanks Czech Republic for vaccine pledge

Taipei Times 27 Jul 2021
The government yesterday thanked the Czech Republic for its pledge to donate 30,000 COVID-19 vaccine doses to Taiwan, saying bilateral relations are a “virtuous circle” among democracies ... “We have to invent ‘pineapple Czech dumpling.’ You will find inside possibly even made-in-Taiwan pineapple,” Kmonicek says in one of the videos.
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The US military is changing the way it fights after it 'failed miserably' in a ...

Business Insider 27 Jul 2021
The exercise reportedly involved a confrontation with China over Taiwan. See more stories on Insider's business page ... with China" and a defense official told Defense One involved a fight over Taiwan, the imaginary enemy upended the blue team's "information dominance" strategy.
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The power of geography and how it constrains political leadership

RNZ 27 Jul 2021
“In Taiwan it’s got this great big sore thumb sticking out in front of it that says there’s something we don’t control ... Turn your map around and look from inside China outwards to the sea, and what you see in front of you is a wall and it’s made up of Japan, some of the South Korean islands, it’s made up of Taiwan, the Philippines, Malaysia.” ... .
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'Refreshed' Osaka wins on return as Barty dumped out of Olympics

Urdu Point 25 Jul 2021
"I feel like more than anything I'm just focused on playing tennis ... She will play Switzerland's Viktorija Golubic in the last 32 ... Fourth seed Alexander Zverev defeated Taiwan's Lu Yen-Hsun 6-1, 6-3 inside an hour, while French Open runner-up Stefanos Tsitsipas starts his Olympic campaign against German veteran Philipp Kohlschreiber ... ....
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“Refreshed” Osaka wins on return as Barty dumped out of Olympics

The Wire 25 Jul 2021
“I feel like more than anything I’m just focused on playing tennis ... “It’s something incredible for me ... Fourth seed Alexander Zverev defeated Taiwan’s Lu Yen-Hsun 6-1, 6-3 inside an hour, while French Open runner-up Stefanos Tsitsipas starts his Olympic campaign against German veteran Philipp Kohlschreiber ... ....
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Naomi Osaka ’fresh and happy again’ as Ashleigh Barty crashes out of Olympics

Independent online (SA) 25 Jul 2021
ALSO READ. Naomi Osaka ’fresh and happy again’ as Ashleigh Barty crashes out of Olympics ... ALSO READ ... "It's something incredible for me ... Fourth seed Alexander Zverev defeated Taiwan's Lu Yen-Hsun 6-1, 6-3 inside an hour, while French Open runner-up Stefanos Tsitsipas starts his Olympic campaign against German veteran Philipp Kohlschreiber ... AFP ... .
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New drone footage shows deadly floods devastating China's "iPhone city"

Business Insider 23 Jul 2021
See more stories on Insider's business page ... Apple did not immediately respond to Insider's request for comment on how it is responding to the flooding in China. The Zhengzhou iPhone factory is operated by Foxconn Technology Group, a company based in Taiwan. Foxconn did not immediately respond to Insider's request for comment.
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Footage of hawk eagles in Yushan gives opportunity

Taipei Times 17 Jul 2021
Researchers said that the behavior led them to believe she was brooding, so they searched the area and in early May found a nest 27m above the ground in a Taiwan white pine. Inside was a chick that was estimated to be about six months old, officials said, adding that researchers set up a camera to record the nest.
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Ex-military were conned into assassination of Haitian leader, Colombia’s president says, though some were willing participants

Russia Today 15 Jul 2021
New information released by the Colombian police on Thursday said two former soldiers had prior insider knowledge of the mission to assassinate the Haitian president ... Also on rt.com ‘State of siege’ ... Also on rt.com Haiti’s president killed by ‘foreign hit squad’ of ex-Colombian military & Haitian-Americans, 11 arrested inside ‘Taiwan embassy’.
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China is sending 'grandpa fighter jets' to test Taiwan's defenses

Business Insider 14 Jul 2021
China regards Taiwan as a renegade province that must be reunified with the mainland - by force if necessary - and has been conducting island encirclement exercises since President Tsai Ing-wen, from the independence-leaning Democratic Progressive Party, was elected in 2016.Read the original article on Business Insider.
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Singapore supermarket chain promotes Taiwanese fruit and veg

Fresh Plaza 12 Jul 2021
The “2021 Best of Taiwan” promotion at a local supermarket featured mangoes, guavas, ... In March, Singapore stores removed Taiwan pineapples from their shelves after consumers complained about black spots inside.
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