Taiwan Strait is an international waterway, Taipei says, in rebuff to China

Taiwan Strait is an international waterway, Taipei says, in rebuff to China

The Taiwan Strait is an international waterway and Taiwan's government supports US warships transiting it, the foreign ministry said on Tuesday, rebuffing claims from China to exercise sovereignty over the strategic passage.

US warships pass through Taiwan Strait amid China tensions

US warships pass through Taiwan Strait amid China tensions

The United States sent two warships through the Taiwan Strait on Monday in the second such operation this year, as the US military increases the frequency of transits through the strategic waterway despite opposition from China.

Taiwan says two US warships pass through Taiwan Strait

Taiwan says two US warships pass through Taiwan Strait

Two US warships passed through the Taiwan Strait on Saturday on a voyage that will likely be viewed in the self-ruled island as a sign of support by President Donald Trump amid heightened tension with China.

US warships sail near South China Sea islands claimed by Beijing

US warships sail near South China Sea islands claimed by Beijing

Two US Navy warships sailed near South China Sea islands claimed by China on Sunday, two US officials told Reuters, in a move likely to anger Beijing as President Donald Trump seeks its continued cooperation ...

Udhias charity project benefits 1mn people

Udhias charity project benefits 1mn people

Qatar Charity (QC) has said this year’s 'Your Udhias, their Eid' campaign, during which sacrificial meat is distributed to the faithful and the needy, reached about 1mn beneficiaries around the world.