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    At least four people die in Taiwan bridge collapse

    Agence France-Presse . Taipei | Updated at 01:11pm on October 02, 2019

    Four bodies had been recovered from under a collapsed bridge in Taiwan, rescuers said Wednesday, as searches continued for two people still missing when the...

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    14 injured in Taiwan bridge collapse

    Agence France-Presse . Taipei | Updated at 12:31pm on October 01, 2019

    A bridge collapsed in north eastern Taiwan on Tuesday injuring at least 14 people as it smashed down on to fishing vessels moored underneath and...

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    China, Solomon Islands establish diplomatic relations

    Agence-France-Presse . Beijing | Updated at 12:00am on September 22, 2019

    China and the Solomon Islands established diplomatic relations Saturday, days after the Pacific island nation severed ties with Taiwan. ‘We look forward to the quick...

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    Police on alert as Taiwan’s flag lowered in Solomons

    Agence-France-Presse . Solomon Islands | Updated at 12:00am on September 18, 2019

    Police maintained a strong presence on the streets of the Solomon Islands’ capital Honiara on Tuesday but reported no unrest following the troubled Pacific nation’s...

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    Thousands evacuated in Taiwan ahead of typhoon

    Reuters . Taipei | Updated at 02:19pm on July 17, 2019

    Taiwan moved thousands of people to safety on Wednesday as the island braced for its first typhoon...

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    China wants US to call off arms sale to Taiwan

    Agence France-Presse . Beijing | Updated at 03:40pm on July 13, 2019

    China demanded on Tuesday that the United States ‘immediately cancel’ a potential sale of $2.2 billion in arms to self-ruled Taiwan...

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    China demands US to cancel arms sale to Taiwan

    Agence-France-Presse . Beijing | Updated at 12:00am on July 10, 2019

    China demanded Tuesday that the United States ‘immediately cancel’ a potential sale of $2.2 billion in arms to self-ruled Taiwan, including battle tanks and anti-aircraft...

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    US approves $2.2b arms sale to Taiwan

    Reuters. Washington | Updated at 11:06am on July 09, 2019

    The US State Department has approved the possible sale to Taiwan of M1A2T Abrams tanks, Stinger missiles and related equipment at an estimated value of...

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    Taiwan president to visit US this month, angering China

    Reuters . Taipei | Updated at 12:00am on July 02, 2019

    Taiwan president Tsai Ing-wen will spend four nights in the United States this month while visiting Caribbean diplomatic allies, her government said on Monday, angering...

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    Taiwan celebrates Asia’s first same-sex marriages

    Reuters . Taipei | Updated at 02:28pm on May 24, 2019

    Same-sex couples tied the knot in emotional scenes in Taiwan on Friday, the first legal marriages in Asia hailed by activists as a social revolution...

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