Taipei announces plans for Chinese invasion of Taiwan


    The Taiwan Ministry of Defense issued a statement about the approach to the borders of the island of aircraft and naval ships of the People’s Liberation Army of China (PLA).

    According to the message of the island’s military department, on August 6, at least 20 PLA ​​Air Force aircraft entered the so-called Taiwan air defense identification zone during the exercise.

    In turn, fighter jets flew from Taiwan, which were supposed to warn the PRC aviation about the inadmissibility of further approach to the island.

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    This measure had no effect – 14 Chinese aircraft crossed the so-called median line of the Taiwan Strait.

    It follows from the TASS report that ten Su-30 fighters, four J-16s (Jian-16) and J-11 each, as well as a Y-8 (Yun-8) electronic reconnaissance aircraft and air tanker Y-20 (“Yun-20”).

    In addition, 14 ships of the PLA Naval Forces invaded the territorial waters of Taiwan. The squadron also conducted exercises.

    The Taiwanese Ministry of Defense does not rule out that all these aggressive measures may be practiced for an upcoming military attack on the island. In this regard, the authorities of the island put their fleet and air defense systems on alert.

    “Our military has issued warnings, deployed combat air patrols and naval vessels, and activated land-based missile systems in response to the situation,” – quotes the statement of the Ministry of Defense of Taiwan CNN.

    Recall that on August 4, the PLA launched a large-scale four-day military exercise with live firing in six water areas around Taiwan.

    They began the day after the completion of the “extremely provocative”, according to Beijing, visit to Taipei by the speaker of the US House of Representatives. Nancy Pelosi.

    As reported EADailyformer President of the United States Donald Trump said that Nancy Pelosi’s trip to Taiwan was stupid, and she herself was crazy.

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