For two days in a row several military planes entered the country’s airspace near the war in Taiwan. In fact, tensions are rising in the region.
We remind you that the Chinese people consider Taiwan, a democratically governed state, as their territory. That is why the Chinese have intensified military operations near the island in recent months.
This is the first time warplanes and bombers have been discussed. So, if in the past there were only spy planes, the situation seems to have changed dramatically.
Close to war in Taiwan!
In the past 24 hours, eight bombers and four Chinese warplanes have been found in Taiwan’s security zone. They were located very precisely between Taiwan and the Pradas Islands, which control the South China Sea.
A further 15 people flew over the same area on Sunday, Taiwan said. The Taiwanese Ministry of Defense said it had sent six J-10 fighter jets, four J-16s, two SU-30s, one Y-8 reconnaissance aircraft and two Y-8 anti-submarines from China.
The company added that the Taiwanese Air Force had been sent to respond. Interestingly, the Chinese have not yet commented. Earlier, it was reported that such actions were aimed at protecting the country’s sovereignty and were designed as a warning against “complicity” between the United States and Taiwan.
By the way, United States They called on China to stop pressuring Taiwan and reaffirm its commitment to the island and its willingness to strengthen ties.
In addition, the U.S.S. The U.S. military says airstrikes led by Theodore Roosevelt have entered the disputed area of the South China Sea to promote “freedom of the seas.”
United States, Like many other countries, does not have official diplomatic relations with Taiwan, but by law the island provides a means of self-defense. The Biden administration said it was “committed” to its commitment to Taiwan.