Taiwan confirms request for US tanks, air defense systems

Credit to Author: kadraneda| Date: Thu, 06 Jun 2019 05:53:44 +0000

Taiwan confirms request for US tanks, air defense systems

Taiwan confirmed Thursday it has asked to purchase more than 100 tanks, along with air defense and anti-tank missile systems from the United States in a major potential arms sale that could worsen frictions between Washington and Beijing.

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Inflatable ‘Tank Man’ in Taiwan marks Tiananmen protests

Credit to Author: rrcadio| Date: Sun, 02 Jun 2019 11:06:12 +0000

Taiwan Art

An artist has erected an inflatable display in Taiwan’s capital to mark an iconic moment in the Tiananmen Square pro-democracy protests.

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Taiwanese same-sex couples wed at vibrant banquet

Credit to Author: jespinosa| Date: Sun, 26 May 2019 06:04:12 +0000

Taiwanese same-sex couples walk the red carpet at their wedding party in Taipei, Taiwan, Saturday, May 25, 2019. Taiwan became the first place in Asia to allow same-sex marriage last week. Hundreds of same-sex couples in Taiwan rushed to get married Friday, the first day a landmark decision that legalized same-sex marriage took effect. (AP Photo/Chiang Ying-ying)

TAIPEI, Taiwan — More than 1,000 people attended a mass wedding banquet in Taiwan’s capital to celebrate the marriage of same-sex couples after a landmark decision legalizing the unions. Taiwan became the first place in Asia to recognize same-sex marriage last week following a vote by the island’s legislature. LGBT couples clad in flowing white […]

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Gay couples plan mass weddings after Taiwan legalizes unions

Credit to Author: Dennis Maliwanag| Date: Sat, 18 May 2019 01:48:16 +0000

Gay couples plan mass weddings after Taiwan legalizes unions

Gay couples in Taiwan plan a mass wedding registration after lawmakers voted to legalize same-sex marriage, a first in Asia and a boost for LGBT rights activists who had championed the cause for two decades.

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China says navy warned off French warship in Taiwan Strait

Credit to Author: kadraneda| Date: Thu, 25 Apr 2019 13:39:30 +0000

China said Thursday its navy warned off a French warship that had entered the Taiwan Strait earlier this month and has lodged an official protest over the rare move by a European power.

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