The View from Taiwan

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Beijing and Taipei Ante Up

First, from the Beijing side: their position on the alleged “1992 Consensus” as reported in the Washington Times….
China stands ready to discuss a broad range of sensitive military, economic and diplomatic issues with Taiwan if the island’s new government accepts Beijing’s terms on national sovereignty, China’s U.S. Ambassador Zhou Wenzhong said Thursday.
“We have made clear [...]

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China Airlines Loses Another Plane

By now everyone has heard that ill-starred China Airlines has lost yet another aircraft, which blew up on the tarmac in Japan yesterday. Fortunately the passengers escaped with their lives.
Asia Sentinel has a good review of some of the issues surrounding the years of China Airlines screw-ups:
What is it about China Airlines? It is [...]

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