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  • US Navy research vessel docks in Taiwan amid China tensions

    BEIJING (AP) - A U.S. Navy research vessel has docked in Taiwan amid tensions with China over trade and arms sales. Taiwan's official Central News Agency says the Thomas G. Thompson arrived in the southern port of Kaohsiung Monday to refuel and make crew changes, but quoted Defense Minister Yen ...

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  • US Navy research vessel docks in Taiwan amid China tensions

    A U.S. Navy research vessel has docked in Taiwan amid tensions with China over trade and arms sales

    Washington Post
  • Asia shares echo Wall Street cheer, China more muted

    Asian equities got some welcome relief on Wednesday after upbeat U.S. earnings reports drove a rebound on Wall Street and helped restore a little faith in emerging market stocks and currencies.

    U.S.
  • Taiwan to hold independence rally in challenge to Beijing

    Taiwan independence campaigners will take to the streets Saturday for what they hope will be a major rally in a rebuke to Beijing and a challenge to the...

    Mail Online
  • Honduras, Guatemala move to stop migrant caravan after Trump threats

    The organizer of a migrant caravan from Honduras was detained in Guatemala on Tuesday as the U.S. government threatened to withdraw aid from both countries and El Salvador if the flow of migrants north to the United States was not stopped.

    IN
  • Honduras, Guatemala move to stop migrant caravan after Trump threats

    The organizer of a migrant caravan from Honduras was detained in Guatemala on Tuesday as the U.S. government threatened to withdraw aid from both countries and El Salvador if the flow of migrants north to the United States was not stopped.

    U.S.
  • Asia shares ride Wall Street bounce, China muted

    Asian equities got some welcome relief on Wednesday after upbeat U.S. earnings reports drove a rebound on Wall Street and helped restore a little faith in emerging market stocks and currencies.

    U.S.
  • US Navy research vessel docks in Taiwan amid China tensions

    A U.S. Navy research vessel has docked in Taiwan amid tensions with China over trade and arms sales. Taiwan's official Central News Agency says the Thomas G. Thompson arrived in … Click to Continue

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  • US Navy research vessel docks in Taiwan amid China tensions

    A U.S. Navy research vessel has docked in Taiwan amid tensions with China over trade and arms sales. Taiwan's official Central News Agency says the Thomas G. Thompson arrived in … Click to Continue

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  • Asia shares rally as Wall Street bounce relieves

    Asian equities got some much needed relief on Wednesday after upbeat U.S. earnings reports drove a rebound on Wall Street and helped restore a little confidence in emerging market stocks and currencies.

    U.S.
  • Honduras and Guatemala act to stop migrants after Trump threats

    The organizer of a migrant caravan from Honduras was detained on Tuesday in Guatemala as the U.S. government threatened to withdraw aid from both countries if the flow of migrants north to the United States was not stopped.

    U.S.
  • A US Navy ship stopped at a port in Taiwan, and China is not happy

    Beijing expressed "solemn concerns" Wednesday after a US Navy vessel stopped in Taiwan, brushing up against China's red line. Taiwan's defense ministry stated emphatically that the visit was "unrelated to military activity" amid speculation that this might be a precursor to plans for a US Navy show of force near Taiwan later this month. The Thomas G. Thompson, a research vessel, has visited before, but this visit comes on the heels of a major showdown in the South China Sea. Toward the end of...

    Business Insider
  • US Navy research vessel docks in Taiwan amid China tensions

    A U.S. Navy research vessel has docked in Taiwan amid tensions with China over trade and arms sales. Taiwan's official Central News Agency says the Thomas G. Thompson arrived in … Click to Continue

    thenewstribune
  • Ship traffic, October 17

    Ship traffic Due to arrive today SHIP FROM PORT APL Sentosa Los Angeles OAK Bangkok Bridge Long Beach OAK CAP Jackson Seattle OAK Dallas Express Long Beach OAK Equuleus Leader Port Hueneme (Los Angeles County) BNC Ever Laden Los Angeles OAK Horizon Enterprise Honolulu OAK Sheila Ann Port McNeill, B.C. SFO Due to depart today SHIP TO PORT Dallas Express Seattle OAK Ever Eagle Taipei, Taiwan OAK Hamburg Bridge Tokyo OAK Horizon Enterprise Los Angeles OAK Star Lima Port Unknown SCK Source: S.F....

    SFGate
  • Chinese bishops at Vatican meeting invite pope to make landmark visit

    Two Catholic bishops from China who for the first time were allowed by the Beijing government to attend a Vatican meeting have invited Pope Francis to visit their country, a Catholic newspaper said on Tuesday.

    IN
  • Chinese bishops at Vatican meeting invite pope to make landmark visit

    Two Catholic bishops from China who for the first time were allowed by the Beijing government to attend a Vatican meeting have invited Pope Francis to visit their country, a Catholic newspaper said on Tuesday.

    U.S.
  • Trump’s bid to reshape China policy is dangerous — and vital

    Some commentators tried to portray Trump’s conversation with Taiwan’s Tsai Ing-wen as a naïve gesture that humiliated Beijing. Soon after, however, at his Florida resort, Trump was wooing China’s Xi Jinping.

    miamiherald
  • Trump’s bid to reshape China policy is dangerous — and vital

    Some commentators tried to portray Trump’s conversation with Taiwan’s Tsai Ing-wen as a naïve gesture that humiliated Beijing. Soon after, however, at his Florida resort, Trump was wooing China’s Xi Jinping.

    charlotteobserver