Pelosi says Chinese President Xi ‘acts like a bully’ with ‘insecurities’ as she defends Taiwan trip WVII / Fox Bangor


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0 shares Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi on Tuesday refused to acknowledge any role in China’s aggressive response to her trip to Taiwan and said Chinese President Xi Jinping “acts like a bully” and “has his own insecurities.” Beijing aggressively increased its military activity around Taiwan in the week following Pelosi’s visit by launching ballistic missiles and crossing the unofficial border it shares with Taipei while conducting simulated air and naval attacks. TAIWAN SAYS CHINA MILITARY DRILLS PART OF PLAN FOR IMPENDING INVASION But Pelosi rejected the accusation that her trip played a role in the increased military drills...