Alain Richard, head of the French Senate’s Taiwan Friendship Group, will lead the delegation. Photo: NurPhoto via Getty Images
Alain Richard, head of the French Senate’s Taiwan Friendship Group, will lead the delegation. Photo: NurPhoto via Getty Images
Taiwan

French delegation heads to Taiwan as tensions mount across the strait

  • Island’s foreign ministry says senators led by Alain Richard will meet senior officials including President Tsai Ing-wen
  • It comes after the PLA flew almost 150 warplanes into Taiwan’s air defence zone over four days, starting on China’s National Day

Alain Richard, head of the French Senate’s Taiwan Friendship Group, will lead the delegation. Photo: NurPhoto via Getty Images
Alain Richard, head of the French Senate’s Taiwan Friendship Group, will lead the delegation. Photo: NurPhoto via Getty Images
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