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Fabian Hamacher

Taiwan church collects more than 4,000 gas masks to send to HK protesters

Sep 25 2019

TAIPEI A church in Taiwan said on Wednesday it had collected more than 4,000 gas masks and 600 helmets to send to anti-government protesters in Hong Kong, saying the fight for democracy was crucial in the face of increased meddling by Beijing.

Taiwan church collects more than 4,000 gas masks to send to HK protesters

Sep 25 2019

TAIPEI, Sept 25 A church in Taiwan said on Wednesday it had collected more than 4,000 gas masks and 600 helmets to send to anti-government protesters in Hong Kong, saying the fight for democracy was crucial in the face of increased meddling by Beijing.

A small, but growing group of Hong Kong people find a new life in Taiwan

Jun 30 2019

TAINAN, Taiwan Kitty Wong and Adolf Yim, both from Hong Kong, are finalizing work on a hostel in Taiwan's southern city of Tainan that they hope will open its doors to holiday-makers next month.

CORRECTION-In Taiwan, Hong Kong immigrants despair over future back home

Jun 30 2019

TAINAN, Taiwan, June 30 Kitty Wong and Adolf Yim are tightening the screws on their future in Taiwan as they make the final touches to a hostel in the southern city of Tainan, that they hope will open its doors to holiday-makers next month.

Fake Kim goes as real Kim comes - Vietnam expels Kim Jong Un lookalike

Feb 25 2019

HANOI An Australian comedian who impersonates North Korean leader Kim Jong Un said on Monday authorities were deporting him from Vietnam, some 24 hours before the real Kim was due to arrive for a summit with U.S. President Donald Trump.

Fake Kim goes as real Kim comes: Vietnam expels Kim Jong Un lookalike

Feb 24 2019

HANOI An Australian comedian who impersonates North Korean leader Kim Jong Un said on Monday authorities were deporting him from Vietnam, some 24 hours before the real Kim was due to arrive for a summit with U.S. President Donald Trump.

Taiwan president joins naval drill a day after huge China exercise

Apr 13 2018

SUAO, Taiwan Taiwan President Tsai Ing-wen presided over a military drill by the self-ruled island's navy on Friday for the first time since she took office in 2016, a day after diplomatic rival China held a large-scale naval display.

U.S. official says support of Taiwan has never been stronger

Mar 21 2018

TAIPEI The United States' commitment to Taiwan has never been stronger and the island is an inspiration to the rest of the Indo-Pacific region, U.S. Deputy Assistant Secretary of State Alex Wong said on Wednesday, in comments certain to anger Beijing.

U.S. official says support of Taiwan has never been stronger

Mar 21 2018

TAIPEI The United States' commitment to Taiwan has never been stronger and the island is an inspiration to the rest of the Indo-Pacific region, U.S. Deputy Assistant Secretary of State Alex Wong said on Wednesday, in comments certain to anger Beijing.

Quake-hit Taiwan city winds down rescue efforts, five still missing

Feb 09 2018

HUALIEN, Taiwan Rescue operations in Taiwan started to wind down on Friday after a devastating 6.4-magnitude earthquake rocked the tourist area of Hualien this week, taking a toll of 12 dead and five missing.

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