Military exercises, threats… Beijing on the teeth before a possible visit from Pelosi to Taiwan
© Copyright 2022, L'Obs The president of the House of Representatives of the United States, Nancy Pelosi, started this Monday, August 1 Asian shot with a first step in Singapore, maintaining the vagueness around a stopover in Taiwan which could even become more tense relationships between Beijing and Washington. In Singapore, Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong called him to work for "stable" relations with Beijing. A meeting with the president of the Cité-etat is also planned.
This time China's leadership in Beijing has left the strong words to Taiwan. At the same time, these can be interpreted as a very special "greeting" to the US democrat Pelosi before their trip to Asia. © Alex Lee/Reuters J-10 fighter jets of the Chinese Air Force at a air show in Zhuhai in the province of Guangdong (archive photo)
in view of the recent tensions for Taiwan, China's Air Force has underpinned the government in Beijing on the island. "The Air Force has the decisive will to defend the full trust and sufficient skills of defending national sovereignty and territorial integrity," said an Air Force spokesman with reference to Beijing, as a renegade province. The People's Republic of China had enough fighter jets to circle "the precious island of our motherland".
Washington claims his "right" to visit Taiwan and denounces a Chinese military threat
© Erin Scotters The president of the House of Representatives Nancy Pelosi is visiting Asia. His arrival in Taiwan was not confirmed. The potential visit of Nancy Pelosi, president of the House of Representatives, has irritated China, which has threatened for several days to deploy militarily in the area in the event of American trip. The White House spokesperson responded on Monday, August 1.
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expectations that the spokeswoman for the US House of Representatives, Nancy Pelosi, visited Taiwan as part of her upcoming Asia trip, had recently caused unrest in Beijing. The chairwoman of the US MP is the third highest representative of the United States after President Joe Biden and Vice President Kamala Harris.
Singapore, Malaysia, South Korea, Japan - and Taiwan?
Pelosi has now officially confirmed her trip to Asia, but without giving information about a possible Taiwan visit. Her office said that the party colleague of Biden would travel to Singapore, Malaysia, South Korea and Japan with a six-member delegation of the US Congress. "Our delegation will have high -ranking talks to discuss how we can further drive our common interests and values," said Pelosi. The focus is therefore on topics such as security, economic cooperation, climate protection and human rights. The high -ranking group of visitors will consist exclusively of members of the Democratic Party.
Notes on Taiwan's visit by US democrat Pelosi, regardless of the warnings from Beijing, a visit by the chairman of the US House of Representatives, Nancy Pelosi, seems more and more likely in Taiwan. Pelosi arrived in Malaysia on Tuesday, the second stat
© Sam Yeh Regardless of the warnings from Beijing, a visit by the chairman of the US House of Representatives, Nancy Pelosi, seems more and more likely in Taiwan. According to media reports, she could travel to Taipei after visiting Malaysia. , as chair of the House of Representatives, is the third highest office in the United States. She would be the highest US representative for 25 years that Taiwan would pay a visit.
© J. Scott AppleWhite/AP Photo/Picture Alliance The spokeswoman for the US House of Representatives, Nancy Pelosi, will shortly break a trip to Asia on
The Chinese President XI Jinping had only asked Biden , which was pursued by Beijing -China principle to recognize and add: "Anyone who plays with the fire will die in it." According to its own statements, the US presidential administration has no evidence of the upcoming military activities of China against Taiwan. In the past, Beijing has underlined its claim several times with maneuvers near the island.
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China and Taiwan: Member of the Bundestag want to fly to Taiwan .
The trip in October has apparently been planned for a long time. The United States accused China of unnecessary escalation. Nancy Pelosi says: "We will not allow China Taiwan." © Ann Wang/Reuters A tank landing ship is located in a Taiwanese naval base. Bundestag MPs want to fly to Taiwan The Bundestag's Human Rights Committee is planning a trip to Taiwan for the end of October.