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ah. i british energy welcome to d w. news asia. glad you could join us. taiwan has reported the 2nd largest incursion of chinese military plains into its air defense. on this year, the islands defense ministry said 30 chinese jets including 20 fighters, entered the area begging views taiwan as it stood a tree and regularly sent large sorties into ty, once air defense on to show its muscle. the incursions come the same day the president signed when revealed possible future cooperation between ty wants, military and the united states national guard during a meeting with us. senator tammy duckworth point by that the u. s. department of defense is now proactively planning cooperation between the us national guard and ty ones defense forces with sen. duckworth also recently introduced to bill that
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further prioritize is tiwana security as part of u. s. military deployment. in the indo pacific region on actually we look forward to closer cooperation on matters of regional security. but taiwan securities routinely challenged by chinese air force sorties into its air defense. on each time this happens, the taiwanese air force response, and one form of sima is there at hand to monitor this challenge. shortly after dawn on a southern taiwanese beach, the 1st radio message of the day from taiwan air force warning away chinese aircraft pings through robin suse, phone attention. you've entered our air space and jeopardizing aviation safety turnaround and leave immediately he could be a hobby plain spot or anywhere in the world. but sue has a more serious pastime. the former navy radar operator has made it his mission to
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gather days on military activity in one of the world's most tense flash points. the strait of taiwan chinese aircraft have flown repeated missions over the democratically ruled island. as it steps up, its sovereignty claims. tensions between the 2 rivals are simmering. the defense ministry and ty pay calls the incursions grey's own tactics designed to wear down their forces by making them repeatedly scrambled to intercept chinese jets. and also to test their responses. i cylinders of those are those i for the while eating a plate of meat on the table, there are flies lying back and forth, but all you can do is wave them away. we can't smash them and kill them on our own table. it's the same principle here when our military is chasing away the communist military. it's the same as chasing away flies. vega. i got them all in the year up to may. sue has logged 317 taiwan warnings to chinese warplanes. 3
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per cent more than last year. he also monitors missile test launches and other efforts to boost the islands. defensive capabilities are you willing president joe biden recently raised beijing's hackles when he signaled a change in the u. s. policy of strategic ambiguity on taiwan. saying the u. s. would take military action if china invaded the white house later. roll back the statements. but there's clearly stronger us backing for taiwan. china's leader, she'd him paying his threatened to take the island by force if necessary. beijing says it's recent exercises around taiwan, where a solemn warning against colluding with the united states has cross straight rivalry moves closer to the danger zone. robin sou will be watching and if you'd like to watch a deeper analysis of the chinese threat to taiwan, you can head over to our youtube channel to watch taiwan. china's next target did have news. chief international editor richard walker takes
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a closer look at the evolving danger from china towards taiwan. now taiwan has also served as a safe haven for some hong kong fleeing, begging security, correct on many activists politicians and protested, have fled to the island for the most part. they were welcomed there and there were even plans to make it easier for hong kong. as to become permanent residence, even citizens. but now those plans are on hold. some lawmakers fear the new arrivals from hong kong and macau could be chinese spies and could pose a threat to tie wants democracy, did lose. joyce lee reports hong kong activist market and kerry came to taiwan 2 years ago. they were just about to graduate. the situation became so dangerous that a flat hong kong on a terrific etha we thought we could go back when things are better, but it's only gotten worse. many of our friends were arrested, some went missing, is clear. we must stay here. or taiwan likes asylum laws and
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a couple do not have residency status. they now working in taipei on the special permit. but even if they remain here for years, they will never jessica and share. so they will be in trouble when their pos pos run out. my passport expires in 2027 and i can't go back to renew it all. i'm slowly losing my status as a hong kong and i could become stateless. that stressful. obtaining time when he citizenship would give me a sense of security and belonging. i want these politicians have repeatedly expressed support for hong kong as since the pro democracy of movement began. but unlike in many western countries, that sympathy did not turn into policy. taiwan set up a special office 2 years ago to provide humanitarian aid for hong kong. exiles is on a case by case basis. south essay over a 100 cases. scott, how in various ways. but none of them were granted. asylum. po, show that taiwanese on bethel and when it comes to sharing resources with hong kong
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exhaust, the sentiments are mounting a met, increasing threats from china. taiwan. recently he suspended a permanent residency plan for hong kong professionals after backlash from legislators. many side has national security concerns from gotoassist tribune. the 2 major can use hong kong to infiltrate taiwan. i believe they're already chinese spies and taiwan now. and if we open up further, we would only make it easy for them to come and get citizenship to garcia. this is an authoritarian regime that threatens to invade us, or perhaps from as a change of leadership in china. we could consider relaxing the rules. but for now, tar one must be cautious to chelsea from hong kong a south have given up in frustration and left tie, one for the west. that was on mock and kelly's minds too. but they say taiwan is their new home. so it's, he didn't feel very hard if we had to go that they worked so hard to get a new life and blended them all. then after 23 years, you're told you can't stay anymore sophomore. why can't that be more understanding
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that we felt the love from the community since became more food? everyone so nice and they make us feel at home. or i hope the show of kindness continues to be a hard guy to mock and kelly still hope for change. in asylum policy, but that seems unlikely. and once they're pos pos expire, they will have no choice but to leave. or i'd left it more on this from lawmaker law tutoring from the ruling democratic people's party. he drunk me from taipei, he's also head of the dp piece. international affairs department. mr. law. welcome is taiwan. really bodied people fleeing hong kong could be chinese spies. but it is only one of the concerns we may have. but tell you that over the past years, we have received a mo, mo, from congress coming to taiwan. about 5 years ago, every year, we made about $4000.00 commerce to acquire the mer residency.
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now, last year, we have received $11000.00. i'm congress. so at the, in general, we are having a more open up policy to hong kong residence to acquire a residency in taiwan. but recently, the gum is spoken about and discussing some ways to use the rule as a setting i'm going residence. so there are some consisting telling society about the possibility of somebody has to be used by beijing as a way to influence the domestic politics and societies in taiwan. but how widespread concern is it, and is it ground enough to try and curtail the rules that allow permanent residency for these hong kong as well. fortunately, how can we see right now is quite different from how can we new in the past, as you can see that c p as in frustrating in different sectors of
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society. so i think there is a legitimate concern, and so i want about the possibility of a baking using hong kong as a ways in place or the domestic politics and the security of taiwan. but this, but these concerns aren't new for taiwan. all this because it's been well acknowledge that beijing has been spying on taiwan for decades. in fact, to report in 2017 well before the hong kong pro democracy protests suggested that there was some 5000 chinese spies in taiwan at that time. i guess what i'm trying to say is if beijing wants to spy on taiwan, it doesn't need to wait for hong kong as to streaming to taiwan. does it? well yet away. yes. but i've to say that the government has decided to try to easter was to us and more and congress to taiwan. but some people is the saudi does, are concerned about that. so we will try our best to convince the people that we
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will take care of the the can says that people have especially bogged additions to that. so i want the gum as part of a general base lady who has opened our policy. so, hong thomas, you keep talking about trying to ease the rules for hong kong guys who are in taiwan. and you talked about some 11000, nothing. the official figures are 11173 hong kong as who received from it's in taiwan last year. can you tell me how many of these we get to route to permanent residency in taiwan? why in the past you have to walk. so i use and then acquire some other residencies, temporary residencies, and the government, which side to approve in a way that you don't have mission, security concerns. but now we try to use the rules by allowing them to acquire the residency in a much easier way. so, and also in the past,
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if you are study here in taiwan, it's brady, the for you to acquire a temporary residency. and then after 5 years you can easily acquire the residency. but you have to study here in time. and now you don't have to study here in time one, and if you acquire and apply for the premier risk of the majority of hong kong, those who have been given any residency in taiwan are on temporary residence permit . and they are on the verge of their passports running out. i mean, the government will have to act fast. doesn't that unless the government to expect these hong kong is to go back to hong kong to renew their passports? can you give us a timeline? i would, you would actually ease rules. well actually the government has from the get the new rules. and if there's no objection, i think the government can implemented policy. i think the oldest right away, but you would take some time and i think would be a matter of that. yes. right. well,
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hopefully this is something that hong kong as will be looking forward to this happening sooner rather than later. we'll have to leave it there for the time being . thank you so much for joining us. don't you turn on the ruling d p. p from type a. thank you so much. thank you. and that's it's what's available, of course more from the region on our website at the dot com. forward slash is sure we're back again at the same time tomorrow with you then. bye. ah, we got some hot tips for your bucket list. ah romantic corner check hot spot for food and some great cultural memorials to boot d w, travel. all we go to meet at now south a mother is going to spend the rest of her life behind bars for murdering her 3 dot
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russian energy will find out how the country's coping message data. we business on robots in berlin, welcome to the program. inflation and the countries that use the euro has hit a record high of 8 point one percent. for may. just how life continues to get more expensive for many europeans. inflation has been rising for the last year, getting further and further away from the european central banks target of 2 percent. you'll see here originally it was supply problems caused by the pandemic that kicked off the climb, but war in ukraine is caused food and fuel prices to rise pushing of inflation even further. but again, more in their slow speak to chief economist at banburg bank, holger sh meeting. great. are you with haga as, as ever, i mean, how does this figure 5 point one percent fitting with what we were expecting for the euro? be afraid of 8 point one percent is slightly above expectations but it does fit the
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