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Boris Johnson says UK defence spending set to rise to 2.5% of GDP by end of decade – as it happened
Prime minister tells Nato conference UK will spend 2.5% of GDP on defence by 2030

Andrew Sparrow

30, Jun, 2022 @4:47 PM

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Chinese invasion of Taiwan ‘would be catastrophic miscalculation’
Trade should be directed at countries who can be trusted, says British foreign secretary Liz Truss

Peter Walker in Madrid

29, Jun, 2022 @8:59 AM

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UK calls for extra vigilance on China ahead of Nato summit
Boris Johnson and Liz Truss among those saying Ukraine war highlights potential Chinese threat to Taiwan

Peter Walker Political correspondent

28, Jun, 2022 @6:25 PM

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Neither citizens nor foreigners: Hongkongers struggle to adapt to life in Taiwan
Language and cultural differences confronting refugees are compounded by an administrative limbo and lack of support in their new home

Helen Davidson in Taipei

22, Jun, 2022 @4:48 AM

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Taipei cools tempers by cutting traffic light wait time for summer
More than 770 crossings will have countdowns shorted by up to a minute and a half

Helen Davidson in Taipei, and Chi Hui Lin

17, Jun, 2022 @9:46 AM

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Tensions heighten in Taiwan Strait as China acts to extend military operations
Xi Jinping signs trial order allowing ‘military operations other than war’ beyond China’s borders

Helen Davidson in Taipei

15, Jun, 2022 @12:12 PM

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‘China’s Taiwan’: Beijing’s defence minister rails against ‘smearing and interfering’ US
Wei Fenghe says ties are at critical juncture and puts onus on United States to improve bilateral relationship

Guardian staff and agencies

12, Jun, 2022 @1:46 AM

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US warns of ‘stark’ stakes in Taiwan Strait if status quo unilaterally altered
Defence secretary says US does not support Taiwan independence, which China says would prompt it to take island back

Vincent Ni and agencies

11, Jun, 2022 @5:07 PM

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Flood alerts issued as more torrential rain forecast to hit China
At least 15 people were killed last week and new low pressure system across region will bring more disruption

Helen Davidson in Taipei

07, Jun, 2022 @1:41 PM

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Candles, flags and a howl of pain: Taiwan remembers Tiananmen
Taipei takes on the role of commemoration from Hong Kong as the only Chinese-speaking country to hold vigils

Helen Davidson in Taipei

05, Jun, 2022 @8:00 AM

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Top Gun: Maverick sparks joy in Taiwan after its flag features on Tom Cruise jacket
Reports of cheers at an advance screening as Hollywood risks anger in Beijing at depiction on apparel of Cruise’s Captain Pete ‘Maverick’ Mitchell

Sian Cain

01, Jun, 2022 @5:12 AM

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‘China in mind’: Japan mulls beefing up military as Ukraine war rings alarm
Country could double spending and acquire ‘first-strike’ capability in shift away from defensive postwar posture

Justin McCurry in Tokyo

30, May, 2022 @12:00 AM

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