Map Shows China’s Military Drones Partially Encircling Neighbor’s Territory


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China's military drones partially encircled Taiwan this week in a show of force as part of its full-court press against the island's democratic government, which has for years rejected overtures from Beijing's ruling Communist Party. Newsweek's illustrated map shows where Taiwan's Defense Ministry said dozens of Chinese warplanes maneuvered in and around its air defense zone and across the center line of the Taiwan Strait from June 12-13. On each of the two days, unspecified Chinese unmanned aerial vehicles swept Taiwan's southern shores and reached its southeastern airspace. And on the second day, a drone was detected 39 nautical miles...