Keith Krach (centre) gestures after landing at the Songshan airport in Taipei on Thursday. Photo: AFP Keith Krach (centre) gestures after landing at the Songshan airport in Taipei on Thursday. Photo: AFP
Keith Krach (centre) gestures after landing at the Songshan airport in Taipei on Thursday. Photo: AFP

Beijing warns it will make ‘necessary response’ to US diplomat’s Taiwan visit

  • Foreign ministry calls trip by undersecretary of state Keith Krach provocative and says it encourages ‘separatist forces on the island’
  • Two PLA warplanes were warned off after entering air defence zone ahead of State Department official’s arrival

Topic |   Taiwan
Keith Krach (centre) gestures after landing at the Songshan airport in Taipei on Thursday. Photo: AFP Keith Krach (centre) gestures after landing at the Songshan airport in Taipei on Thursday. Photo: AFP
Keith Krach (centre) gestures after landing at the Songshan airport in Taipei on Thursday. Photo: AFP
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