Tag: taiwan

Taiwan Can Resist China’s Aggression ‘For Over Two Weeks’, Says Taiwan Defence Minister

On October 3 Taiwan’s Defence Minister Feng Shih-k’uan (馮世寬) claimed that in case of war with China, Taiwan could resist invasion for ‘over two weeks’. During a question time session in Taiwan‘s legislature Guomindang lawmaker Lai Shih-pao (賴士葆) asked Feng Shih-k’uan and premier Lai Ch’ing-teh (賴清德) questions regarding the […]

Triad Boss And His Wife Arrested In Taiwan

On October 2 Taiwanese police arrested a member of the notorious Bamboo Gang (竹聯幫) alongside 6 other suspects, including his wife. The authorities launched a crackdown on organized crime after triad members allegedly backed by China were involved in violent clashes with pro-independence protesters on September 24. As […]