Sino-US confrontation in the Taiwan Strait

Chinese forces on December 19 (Saturday) from pursuit, Sputnik reported, quoting Reuters. US guided missile destroyer the door Taiwan Strait Chinese forces reported crossing the sensitive Taiwan Strait.

He also condemned the “romantic glances” at missions to supporters of Taiwan’s independence.

China, which claims to be a democratically controlled Taiwan, has been angered by growing US support for the island, including arms sales and the passage of warships across the Taiwan Strait, straining Beijing-Washington relations. Has done more.

The Chinese military, in a statement issued by its Eastern Command, said the country’s air and naval forces had tracked and monitored the ship. The statement added: “The United States is participating in the show of force and is trying to use Taiwan as a hostage for its own selfish strategic purposes.”

The US Navy said the USS Mastin guided missile destroyer made a routine crossing through the Taiwan Strait on December 19 in accordance with international law. This is the twelfth US Navy ship to cross the Taiwan Strait this year.