East Asia and Pacific Region

USS Curtis Wilbur Transits Taiwan Strait

The USS Curtis Wilbur transited the Taiwan Strait Tuesday, the Navy announced. A press release described the trip as a routine transit in accordance with international law, and said it “demonstrates the U.S. commitment to […]

East Asia and Pacific Region

Taiwan To Boost South China Sea Deployment

Taiwan’s newly-appointed defence minister has told parliament the island had strengthened deployments in the disputed South China Sea and that the United States has approved the export of sensitive technology to equip Taiwan’s new submarine […]