US urges China to ‘cease pressure’ on Taiwan after military action

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Twenty Chinese fighters fly over Taiwanese airspace, according to the country’s defense ministry

The US State Department issued a statement on Sunday urging China to “cease its diplomatic and economic military pressure” on Taiwan after 20 Chinese fighter jets flew over Taiwanese airspace yesterday (2), according to the Defense Ministry from the country.

“The US is very concerned about the provocative military activity of the People’s Republic of China near Taiwan, which is destabilizing, runs the risk of miscalculations and undermines regional peace and stability,” the US official said in the document. having a “permanent interest” in the peace and stability of the region.

The State Department added that it has a “solid” relationship with “democratic” Taiwan, and said it will continue to assist the country in “maintaining sufficient self-defence capability.”

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