Chinese Warplanes’ Breach of Taiwan Strait Escalates Tensions Ahead of Elections

Sat Dec 23 2023
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TAIPEI: Chinese warplanes and warships were detected near Taiwan on Saturday, with aircraft breaching the sensitive median line of the Taiwan Strait, Western media reported

The military activities come just three weeks before Taiwan is set to hold elections.

Taiwan, a democratic nation, has consistently raised concerns over China’s military patrols and drills near the island, which Beijing claims as its own territory.

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