Fighter jets at a military base in Taiwan, which said safeguarding itself was its own responsibility. Photo: EPA-EFE Fighter jets at a military base in Taiwan, which said safeguarding itself was its own responsibility. Photo: EPA-EFE
Fighter jets at a military base in Taiwan, which said safeguarding itself was its own responsibility. Photo: EPA-EFE
Taiwan

Taiwan vows to defend itself after Yoshihide Suga qualifies Japan’s stance

  • Our duty to safeguard our own national security, Taiwanese foreign ministry spokeswoman says
  • Suga has said last week’s joint statement with the US, which stressed importance of peace across Taiwan Strait, ‘does not presuppose military involvement’

Topic |   Taiwan
Fighter jets at a military base in Taiwan, which said safeguarding itself was its own responsibility. Photo: EPA-EFE Fighter jets at a military base in Taiwan, which said safeguarding itself was its own responsibility. Photo: EPA-EFE
Fighter jets at a military base in Taiwan, which said safeguarding itself was its own responsibility. Photo: EPA-EFE
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