Storm coming from Beijing despite calm: Taiwan spy chief

Taiwan’s top official responsible for counterespionage and national security admitted publicly this week that a more bellicose Beijing under “Emperor” Xi Jinping might attempt a pre-emptive strike to tame the self-governing island. “Expect more sharp-elbow rhetoric and tactics from China,” National Security Bureau chief Peng Sheng-chu warned during a question-and-answer session at the Legislative Yuan, as […]