China says Nancy Pelosis Taiwan visit unhealthy for democracy hampers US-China ties


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Quick links: Image: Chinese FM/AP Despite the US House Speaker's departing from Taiwan, the Chinese continue to criticise her visit saying that "Nancy Pelosi’s dangerous provocation is purely for personal political capital, which is an absolute ugly political farce." While addressing a press conference on Wednesday, Foreign Ministry spokesperson Hua Chunying, dubbed Pelosi's visit "unhealthy" for "democracy" and added her visit only provoked and violated China's sovereignty and territorial integrity. "What Pelosi has done is definitely not a defence and maintenance of democracy, but a provocation and violation of China’s sovereignty and territorial integrity. While Pelosi is the one performing...