Taiwan authorities decided on Sunday to dispatch a fleet to conduct regular patrol in waters to the south of the island to guard fishing boats following the shooting-death of a Taiwanese fisherman by the Philippine side at sea.
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Russia’s newest Baltic Fleet warship, the Project 20380 Boiky corvette, has completed sea trials, a spokesman for the Western Military District told RIA Novosti on Thursday.
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Taiwan has commissioned a new vessel to join the Coast Guard Administration's fleet in patrolling waters around disputed islands in the East China Sea.
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A 2,000-ton ship will join Taiwan's Coast Guard fleet later this month to patrol the Diaoyu Islands.
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IN THE convoluted dramas in the seas around China, Taiwan is often cast as a bit player, the optional extra to the lengthy lists of contending parties to the many territorial disputes. But the fatal shooting on May 9th of a 65-year-old Taiwanese fisherman by the Philippine coastguard has shifted Taiwan to centre stage. The killing provoked a crisis in its relations with an...
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Taiwan leader Ma Ying-jeou stressed on Monday that Taiwan will not promote "one China, one Taiwan" and "Taiwan independence" no matter in or out of the island.
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Blain’s Farm & Fleet is staying in Morton. Robert Blain, the company’s president and chief executive officer, said last week at a Village Board meeting that Farm & Fleet will build a 127,000-square-foot store on the southeast side of East Courtland Street at North Morton Avenue. The projected opening date is July 2014. According to Tazewell County records,...
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Jin Shuxin, a student at Tsinghua University in Beijing, had long dreamed of visiting a real warship. On Sunday, her dream came true.
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TAIPEI, Taiwan (AP) - The Philippine president on Wednesday apologized to Taiwan for the fatal shooting of a Taiwanese fisherman by Philippine coast guard personnel, after Taiwan rejected an earlier Philippine apology and started retaliating diplomatically.
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