Biden says he would be willing to use force to defend Taiwan
News/World: U.S. President Joe Biden said on Monday he would be willing to use force to defend Taiwan, rallying support on his first trip to Asia since taking office for U.S. opposition to China's growing assertiveness across the region.
Ukraine extends martial law
President Volodymyr Zelensky first signed the decree along with a general military mobilisation call on February 24 when Russian forces invaded. Ukraine's parliament on Sunday voted by an absolute majority for the third extension of the decree as Russia pursues its offensive targeting the eastern Donbas region.