US News: Defense: Taiwan unveils his first fighter troop F-16V

Taiwan: Tensions between China and the United States, Maintenance between Joe Biden and Xi Jinping

 Taiwan: Tensions between China and the United States, Maintenance between Joe Biden and Xi Jinping © Pixabay Taiwan: Tensions between China and the United States, Maintenance between Joe Biden and Xi Jinping Joe Biden and Xi Jinping Go talk to each other on Monday to attempt to mitigate the strong tensions that oppose the United States and China on Taiwan and other sensitive topics. Diplomatic relations have stretched up in recent weeks between the two main global economic powers, particularly on the question of Taiwaïn.

Défense : Taiwan dévoile sa première troupe de chasseurs F-16V © Pixabay Defense: Taiwan unveils his first fighter troop F-16V Taiwan organized Thursday a commissioning ceremony of the first squadron of his fighter F-16 the most advanced.

The F16 is an American manufacturing plane that will strengthen the island's defenses against the threats of China. President Tsai Ing-Wen supervised the ceremony where it was unveiled on an air base of the city of Chiayi, in the south of the island, alongside Sandra Oudkirk, Washington de facto ambassador in Taiwan. "This represents the unwavering promise of the partnership between Taiwan and the United States," said Tsai.

Taiwan: XI warns biden to "Do not play with fire"

 Taiwan: XI warns biden to © Eyepress News / Eyepress via AFP China J OE Biden and Xi Jinping spoke at length on Monday to Tuesday without paying anything From their disputes, especially concerning Taiwan, Chinese president exhorting his American counterpart not to "play with fire" on this issue.

"I am convinced that by clinging to democratic values, there will certainly be other countries with similar values ​​to be held at our side," she added. The F-16V is an improved and much more sophisticated version of the other Aging F-16 hunters in Taiwan, who are dating from the 1990s. The island also has French manufacturing mirage hunters and its own local warlike. Fourth generation, the F-16V has more advanced radar systems, as well as armaments, navigation systems and more sophisticated electronic war systems.

It is less advanced that fifth generation hunters such as the Chinese J-20, the Russian Su-57 as well as the war planes F-22 and F-35 manufactured in the United States. Taiwan is upgrading 141 old F-16s to make it version V and also ordered 66 new F-16V.

Covid-19: The Russian fighter's journey, to go to the United States

 Covid-19: The Russian fighter's journey, to go to the United States © Wikimedia Commons CC by 3.0 Mediaphoto.org Failure to get an American visa in their country, the Russians must accomplish A true trail of the fighter to get their sesame. Vaccinated tourists can again go to the United States without restrictions, an option whose Russians do not have. Failure to get an American visa in their country, they must accomplish a true trail of the fighter to get their sesame. A particularly difficult situation for students.

- "An egg against a stone" -

The deployment of the first squadron intervenes at a time when the tension between Beijing and Washington on the Taiwan spell continues to increase. The spokesman for the Chinese Foreign Ministry, Zhao Lijian, reacted at a press point, stating that "China opposes any official contact between the United States and Taiwan". He urged the United States not to send "bad signals to separatist forces", which "did not spare their efforts to divide the motherland and associate with foreign forces". "Their actions are like throwing an egg against a stone," he said.

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In the last decade, China has strengthened its army to the point that Taiwanese and American military officials have publicly expressed their fear that she can soon launch an invasion. Washington diplomatically recognizes the power of Beijing on Taiwan, but opposes any attempt to modify the status of Taiwan by force and is held, under a law of the Congress, to help the island to maintain its own defenses .

The agreement on the F-16V was approved by the administration of Donald Trump as it was quarreled with China on a whole series of questions, but its successor Joe Biden maintained similar support to Taipei. China has distributed sales of military equipment in Taiwan and has imposed sanctions to American armaments giants such as Boeing, Raytheon and Lockheed Martin in response.

Burkina Faso: The government is explained by the deputies on the safe situation .
© Wikimedia Commons CC by-sa 3.0 Sputniktilt The National Assembly of Burkina Faso in 2013 (image of illustration). In Burkina Faso, the government was called on Friday, November 26 to be explained before the deputies on the degradation of the security situation. Defense ministers and domestic security responded to members of the members for more than six hours.

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