Tag: Taiwan

September 17, 2022

The CIA announced the plans of China to prepare for the seizure of Taiwan by 2027

CIA: Xi Jinping instructs military to prepare for takeover of Taiwan by 2027 The Chinese military has been instructed to prepare for a scenario of taking over Taiwan by force by 2027, the CIA said. Beijing itself has not previously ruled out establishing military control over the island if “outside forces” cross the “red line” < img class="aligncenter" src="https://s0.rbk.ru/v6_top_pics/media/img/0/21/756633523590210.jpg" alt="CIA announces Chinese plans to prepare […]

September 3, 2022

Analysts talk about ‘dress rehearsal’ for Chinese invasion of Taiwan

The Biden administration has no clear plan of action to contain Beijing China's violations of the median line in the strait separating the mainland from the island of Taiwan indicate a rehearsal of the Taiwanese “beheading”, say the US analytics. Increasing Chinese aircraft incursions are changing the status quo in the Taiwan Strait and leaving the United States with few good options against Beijing. Photo […]

August 31, 2022

Political scientist Kashin predicted the conflict between Taiwan and China “more dangerous than Ukrainian”

“Washington pays special attention to anti-ship missiles” The situation around Taiwan is heating up every day. After the provocation with the boats of the US Seventh Fleet, which defiantly proceeded through the Taiwan Strait, because of which Beijing put its troops on high alert, it became known about American plans to supply Taiwan with weapons worth more than $1.1 billion. The Politico newspaper writes about […]

August 28, 2022

China sent eight ships and 23 aircraft to Taiwan

Taiwan recorded the approach of eight ships and 23 aircraft of the Chinese armed forces to its territory. This is reported by RIA Novosti with reference to the Ministry of Defense of Taiwan. 10 aircraft passed the “median line” Taiwan Strait. J-11, Su-30, J-10, J-16 fighter jets, Wz-10 attack helicopter and Y-8 anti-submarine aircraft were detected approaching. The Taiwanese military is monitoring the situation, issuing […]

August 19, 2022

America prepares to support Taiwan against Chinese pressure

The topic of Washington-Taipei talks announced Amid rising tensions with China, the US and Taiwan are set to hold formal talks to strengthen trade ties. Washington and Taipei are expected to begin negotiations later this year to reach “economically significant” agreements. Photo: Global Look Press The United States and Taiwan have agreed to launch formal trade talks to not only signal Washington's support for Taipei, […]

August 18, 2022

Named the reason for the impossibility of full-scale Chinese sanctions against Taiwan

Taiwan Chip Restrictions and Military Action Unlikely Beijing's retaliatory measures against Taiwan following Nancy Pelosi's visit have caused worldwide alarm. The discussion of how much the island will suffer from Chinese sanctions puts China's dependence on Taiwan on the back burner. And it looks like China is afraid of hurting itself. Photo: Global Look Press China's military exercises around Taiwan after House Speaker Nancy Pelosi's […]

August 15, 2022

Second US congressional delegation arrives in Taiwan in a month

A few days after Pelosi's visit, which aggravated relations between the United States and China, five congressmen flew to the island. The delegation was led by Senator Ed Markey, who in 1979 voted for the adoption of the Taiwan Relations Act ” type=”image/webp” media=”(max-width: 320px) and (-webkit-min-device-pixel-ratio: 2), (max-width: 320px) and (min-resolution: 192dpi)” >< source srcset="https://s0.rbk.ru/v6_top_pics/resized/800xH/media/img/5/57/756604916999575.webp 800w" type="image/webp" media="(max-width: 400px) and (-webkit-min-device-pixel-ratio: 2), (max-width: 400px) […]

August 15, 2022

China calls US delegation’s visit to Taiwan ‘dangerous move’

Beijing urges Washington to stop interfering in the country's internal affairs and adhere to the “one China” policy, Liu Xiaoming, special representative of the Chinese government for the Korean Peninsula, wrote on Twitter. This is how the diplomat commented on the next trip of US congressmen to Taiwan. As reported by Reuters, five members of Congress visited the island, who will stay there until August […]

August 14, 2022

Second delegation of US congressmen to visit Taiwan

< source srcset="https://s0.rbk.ru/v6_top_pics/resized/800xH/media/img/5/32/756604798701325.webp 800w" type="image/webp" media="(max-width: 400px) and (-webkit-min-device-pixel-ratio: 2), (max-width: 400px) and (min-resolution: 192dpi)" > Ed Markey The second delegation of US congressmen in a month will visit Taiwan. This was reported by the American Institute of Taiwan (the de facto US embassy in the country). The new delegation is led by Massachusetts Senator and Democratic Party member Ed Markey. The delegation also included […]

August 10, 2022

Chinese army announces completion of tasks near Taiwan

The Chinese army announced the completion of tasks near Taiwan and the intention to conduct exercises in the future The combat readiness check of Chinese troops near Taiwan was successful, the military personnel will continue to monitor the development of the situation around the island and will continue the exercises, the PLA said. US and Taiwan accuse China of escalation “(max-width: 320px) and (-webkit-min-device-pixel-ratio: 2), […]

August 8, 2022

Biden expresses concern about China’s maneuvers around Taiwan

< source srcset="https://s0.rbk.ru/v6_top_pics/resized/1200xH/media/img/4/87/756599668049874.webp 1200w" type="image/webp" media="(min-resolution: 192dpi) " >webp” type=”image/webp”> Joe Biden U.S. President Joe Biden said he was not worried about Taiwan, but was concerned about China's actions in the region, Reuters reports. “I'm not worried [about Taiwan], but I'm worried about that they [the PRC forces] are conducting maneuvers as actively as they are now, — he said. Beijing began military naval and […]

August 7, 2022

Taiwan announces resumption of flights and shipping

The Ministry of Transport of Taiwan announced the resumption of flights and shipping, limited due to China. Transit flights are also resumed. On August 4, China began firing exercises near Taiwan – this was a reaction to the visit to the island of the Speaker of the US House of Representatives Nancy Pelosi 09/756598582723090.webp 673w” type=”image/webp” media=”(max-width: 320px) and (min-resolution: 192dpi)” >s0.rbk.ru/v6_top_pics/resized/320xH/media/img/0/09/756598582723090.jpg 320w” media=”(max-width: 320px)” […]

August 7, 2022

How the world reacted to Pelosi’s visit to Taiwan. Video

Speaker of the US House of Representatives Nancy Pelosi visited Taiwan. China considers this island to be its part – he protested because of the visit and began military exercises. Who and how in the world reacted to the visit – in the RBC video Video in blocking conditions Источник rbc.ru

August 7, 2022

White House calls Chinese exercises off Taiwan coast irresponsible

< source srcset="https://s0.rbk.ru/v6_top_pics/resized/1200xH/media/img/8/74/756598121989748.webp 1200w" type="image/webp" media="(min-resolution: 192dpi) " > The exercise of the People's Liberation Army of China (PLA) off the coast of Taiwan is an irresponsible provocation. This was stated in the press service of the White House, reports Reuters. “These actions represent a significant escalation of China's efforts to change the status quo. They are provocative, irresponsible and increase the risk of miscalculation, […]

August 6, 2022

Trump thinks Pelosi’s trip to Taiwan is stupid and calls it ‘China’s dream’

Speaker of the lower house of the US Congress Nancy Pelosi, having traveled to Taiwan, gave China a pretext for all sorts of actions, including military exercises, Donald Trump believes, which should not have happened< source srcset="https://s0.rbk.ru/v6_top_pics/resized/800xH/media/img/6/87/756597756474876.webp 800w" type="image/webp" media="(max-width: 400px) and (min-resolution: 192dpi)" >webp” type=”image/webp”> Nancy Pelosi (second from left) House Speaker Nancy Pelosi's visit to Taiwan was a fool's errand given tensions with […]

August 6, 2022

Taiwan says at least 20 Chinese warplanes are approaching the island

< source srcset="https://s0.rbk.ru/v6_top_pics/resized/1200xH/media/img/9/20/756597949133209.webp 1200w" type="image/webp" media="(min-resolution: 192dpi) " > Chinese military fighter J-11 At least 20 Chinese People's Liberation Army (PLA) Air Force aircraft entered the Taiwan Air Defense Identification Zone during the exercise. The Ministry of Defense announced this on its Twitter (the social network was blocked at the request of the prosecutor's office). As follows from the report, ten Su-30 fighters, four J-16 […]

August 6, 2022

Bloomberg learns about China tightening labeling rules for Taiwan

According to the agency, the rules for labeling Taiwanese imports banning the spelling “Republic of China” were first announced in 2015, but were not strictly enforced prior to Pelosi's visit.< source srcset="https://s0.rbk.ru/v6_top_pics/resized/800xH/media/img/0/74/756597412759740.webp 800w" type="image/webp" media="(max-width: 400px) and (min-resolution: 192dpi)" > < /p> Chinese authorities plan to tighten labeling rules for Taiwanese products in response to US House Speaker Nancy Pelosi's visit to Taiwan, Bloomberg reported, […]

August 5, 2022

US postpones missile test due to tensions over Taiwan

US postpones testing of Minuteman III ICBMs due to tensions over Taiwan The Joe Biden administration has postponed testing of Minuteman III ICBMs to avoid escalating tensions with China over Taiwan, The Wall Street Journal reported.

August 4, 2022

Medvedev called Pelosi’s trip to Taiwan a “malicious provocation”

< source srcset="https://s0.rbk.ru/v6_top_pics/resized/1200xH/media/img/6/66/756596037557666.jpg 1200w" media="(min-resolution: 192dpi)" > Nancy Pelosi in Taiwan's parliament US House Speaker Nancy Pelosi's trip to Taiwan is a malicious provocation that undermines international security in Asia. About this in an interview with RIA Novosti said Deputy Chairman of the Security Council Dmitry Medvedev. «This trip— clear and completely malicious provocation. An action that directly undermines international security in Asia. The trick […]

August 4, 2022

Nancy Pelosi received cold reception in South Korea after visit to Taiwan

The President of South Korea did not receive Pelosi after her high-profile visit to Taiwan. The trip, which caused disagreements between the politician and the US administration, could negatively affect the image of Washington, experts say. South Korea gives Pelosi a cold welcome After the resonant visit of Speaker of the US House of Representatives Nancy Pelosi to partially recognized Taiwan, a stop in South […]

August 4, 2022

Taiwan’s ambassador to Germany urges Bundestag delegation to visit island

According to the representative of Taiwan, the current situation represents “the greatest potential for military conflict since 1996”, so the PRC's travel bans for officials of any state should disappear< source srcset="https://s0.rbk.ru/v6_top_pics/resized/590xH/media/img/4/59/756595730593594.webp 590w" type="image/webp" > Taiwan's representative in Germany, Xie Zhiwei, amid tensions between the authorities of mainland China and Taiwan, invited the delegation of the Bundestag (German parliament) to visit the island. He stated […]

August 4, 2022

Taiwan reports missile launch against ‘unidentified drone’

The drone was spotted by the Taiwanese military in the skies over the Kinmen archipelago, a few dozen kilometers from mainland China. Several special flares were fired at it< source srcset="https://s0.rbk.ru/v6_top_pics/resized/1200xH/media/img/8/56/756595747294568.jpg 1200w" media="(min-resolution: 192dpi)" > The Taiwanese military fired several special flares towards the “unidentified aircraft” in the sky over the Kinmen archipelago. This was reported by Reuters, citing a statement by a representative of […]

August 3, 2022

“Real friend or curse”: world media – about Pelosi’s visit to Taiwan

The visit of the Speaker of the US House of Representatives Nancy Pelosi to Taiwan was followed by the whole world. How American, Chinese and other foreign media reacted to her trip – in the review of RBC type=”image/webp” media=”(max-width: 320px) and (min-resolution: 192dpi)” >< source srcset="https://s0.rbk.ru/v6_top_pics/resized/590xH/media/img/9/31/756595296112319.webp 590w" type="image/webp" > Nancy Pelosi (left) The Washington Post, USA “For a successful foreign policy, high principles and […]

August 3, 2022

Media: the site of the office of the head of Taiwan administration was subjected to DDoS attacks

The official website of Taiwan's chief of staff's office was subjected to DDoS attacks from abroad amid a visit to the island by U.S. House Speaker Nancy Pelosi, Taiwanese administration spokesman Zhang Dunhan said. This is reported by RIA Novosti with reference to the Taiwanese media. It is noted that the number of attacks, starting from 17:15 (12:15 Moscow time), has become 200 times more than on […]

August 3, 2022

Chinese army begins exercises near Taiwan

The Chinese army has begun military exercises near Taiwan. Joint air and sea operations started in the sea and airspace to the southwest, north and southeast of the island, according to RIA Novosti. The Taiwanese Ministry of Defense condemned the Chinese exercises, saying that their purpose – “Psychologically intimidate the population.” “PRC is trying to threaten the main ports and cities of the island,” the […]

August 3, 2022

Medvedev composed an “existential fairy tale” after Pelosi’s visit to Taiwan

The fairy tale features an old man, an old woman and a goldfish. Although Medvedev does not specify who the heroes of his work are, one can see parallels with the situation of the visit to Taiwan of the speaker of the US House of Representatives< source srcset="https://s0.rbk.ru/v6_top_pics/resized/590xH/media/img/6/71/756594644612716.webp 590w" type="image/webp" > Nancy Pelosi Deputy Chairman of the Russian Security Council Dmitry Medvedev, after the arrival […]

August 3, 2022

Chinese Foreign Ministry protests Pelosi’s visit to Taiwan

The Chinese Foreign Ministry summoned the US ambassador and protested because of Pelosi's visit to Taiwan Beijing believes that Pelosi's visit to Taiwan is a provocation and a violation of the “one China” principle. The White House said earlier that the trip does not indicate any change in Washington policy 673w” type=”image/webp” media=”(max-width: 320px) and (min-resolution: 192dpi)” >< source srcset="https://s0.rbk.ru/v6_top_pics/resized/590xH/media/img/3/11/756594676056113.webp 590w" type="image/webp" > The Chinese […]

August 3, 2022

China began exercises around Taiwan. Video

China Central Television released footage of the beginning of the exercises of the Chinese army, air force and navy around Taiwan. They started after the visit of the Speaker of the House of Representatives of the US Congress Nancy Pelosi to the island /88/756594691566888.png” alt=”China began exercises around Taiwan. Video” /> Video Tags Subscribe to RuTube RBC Live broadcasts, videos and recordings of programs on […]

August 3, 2022

China suspends sand exports to Taiwan after Pelosi visit

Since August 3, the Chinese authorities have suspended the supply of sand to Taiwan and the import of citrus fruits China, against the backdrop of Nancy Pelosi's visit to Taiwan, has temporarily banned the supply of natural sand to the island and the import of citrus fruits and some fish products from there< source srcset="https://s0.rbk.ru/v6_top_pics/resized/1200xH/media/img/9/96/756594895483969.jpg 1200w" media="(min-resolution: 192dpi)" > China has suspended exports of natural […]