Taiwan Holds Live Fire Exercises As China Ends Largest Ever Military Exercises

Source: france24.com france24.com

Key Topics in this News Article:

News Snapshot:

Issued on: Taiwan’s military held another live fire drill on Thursday after Beijing ended its largest-ever military exercises around the island and repeated threats to bring self-governed democracy under its control. Beijing last week infuriated a trip to Taiwan by US House Speaker Nancy Pelosi, the highest-ranking US official in decades, who organized days of air and sea exercises around the island that took tensions to their highest levels in years. brought. Taiwan has accused China of using the Pelosi visit as an excuse to launch exercises that would allow it to rehearse for an invasion. Lou Woei-jye, spokesman for...