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2017/08/18 | TNL Staff

CARTOON: Protests to Start as the Universiade Kicks Off?

Local political activists are expected to attempt to use the event to draw attention to the Taiwan independence movement and the lack of international recognition of Taiwan sovereignty.

2017/07/28 | TNL Staff

CARTOON: No 'ROC' for Chinese Media

'Taiwan is a province of China,' reads one rule. 'But taking the feelings of our Taiwan compatriots into account, now we generally don’t call it "Taiwan Province," and more often use "Taiwan Region" or "Taiwan."'

2017/07/26 | TNL Staff

Thailand Bucks Trend by Repatriating Taiwanese Fraud Suspects to Taiwan

Today’s move by Thai authorities was doubly surprising given there have been signs of increasing Chinese interference in Thailand or at least a willingness on the part of the junta-led Thai government to comply to China’s wishes.

2017/07/14 | TNL Staff

Liu Xiaobo’s Lawyer to Testify before US Congress as Focus Turns to Widow

As attention now turns to freeing Liu Xia, will the White House pressure China on its human rights abuses?

2017/07/13 | TNL Staff

'The Chinese Government Has Lost' - Tributes for Liu Xiaobo

'His courage and his sacrifice for his country will inspire millions of Chinese activists and dissidents to persevere.'

2017/07/12 | TNL Staff

'I Have No Enemies: My Final Statement' - Liu Xiaobo's Nobel Lecture

'I still want to say to this regime, which is depriving me of my freedom, that I stand by the convictions I expressed in my June Second Hunger Strike Declaration twenty years ago ‑ I have no enemies and no hatred'

2017/07/09 | TNL Staff

Five Places to Taste Taiwan's Fruit

Good Eye Taipei’s recommendations for places to taste fruits in Taipei.

2017/07/08 | TNL Staff

Six Tea Houses to Visit in Taipei

Good Eye Taipei’s recommendations for tea houses to check out in Taipei.

2017/06/29 | TNL Staff

PHOTO STORY: Hong Kong Locked Down for Xi Visit

Animosity towards Beijing has grown in recent years in Hong Kong, particularly among young people.