Chinese army begins large-scale military exercises in six areas around Taiwan
The Chinese army has begun large-scale military exercises with live firing in six areas around Taiwan. Writes about it TASS with reference to China Central Television.U
The exercises began at 12:00 local time (07:00 Moscow time). They will last until August 7th.
Previously, the PRC authorities distributed official warning to air carriers that skies will be closed in six areas around the island of Taiwan during the Chinese People’s Liberation Army (PLA) exercise from August 4 to 7.
On August 2, Chinese Ambassador to Washington Qin Gang promised big consequences for the American side in response to the visit of the Speaker of the US House of Representatives Nancy Pelosi to Taiwan. On the same day, China began large-scale exercises around the island.