fbpx
International News: China seeks to minimize COVID-19 risk as country fully re-opens for travel
January 6, 2023
Orange Walk Football Association to kick off Youth Tournaments, calls teams to sign up
January 6, 2023

International News: China on “high alert” after U.S. warship sails through Taiwan Strait

Posted: Friday, January 6, 2023. 8:52 am CST.

By Zoila Palma Gonzalez: On Thursday, a U.S. warship sailed through Taiwan Strait as part of a routine activity, but the move has upset China, Reuters report.

U.S. warships and those of Britain and Canada have at times sales through the Taiwan Strait.

However, Chinese officials say that China firmly opposes that move.

In a statement from China’s Embassy in Washington, spokesman Liu Pengyu urged the U.S. to “immediately stop provoking troubles, escalating tensions and undermining peace and stability across the Taiwan Strait.”

“China will continue to stay on high alert and is ready to respond to all threats and provocations at any time, and will resolutely safeguard its national sovereignty and territorial integrity,” he added.

Meanwhile, officials in Taiwan said that the ship sailed through the Strait and they observed nothing out of the ordinary.

There have been heightened tensions since China claims the self-governing island.

 

Advertise with the mоѕt vіѕіtеd nеwѕ ѕіtе іn Belize ~ We offer fully customizable and flexible digital marketing packages. Your content is delivered instantly to thousands of users in Belize and abroad! Contact us at mаrkеtіng@brеаkіngbеlіzеnеwѕ.соm or call us at 501-612-0315.

 

© 2023, BreakingBelizeNews.com. Content is copyrighted and requires written permission for reprinting in online or print media. Theft of content without permission/payment is punishable by law.

Comments

  • Galen University
  • Belmopan Aggregates
  • larry waight
  • Belmopan Aggregates
  • cahal pech village resort
  • Galen University
  • Belmopan Aggregates
  • Belmopan Aggregates