US and Canadian warships sailed through Taiwan Strait in early October

A US and a Canadian warship sailed through the Taiwan Strait late last week, the American military said on Sunday, at a time of heightened tension between Beijing and Taipei that has sparked concern internationally.China claims democratically-ruled Taiwan as its own territory, and has mounted repeated air force missions into Taiwan’s air defence identification zone (ADIZ) over the past year or more, provoking anger in Taipei.China sent around 150 aircraft into the zone over a four-day period…


See also  California at heart of battle to choose Trump’s opponent

Leave a Reply