A report on China’s People’s Liberation Army’s military exercises near Taiwan is displayed on a screen in Hong Kong on Friday. Photo: Reuters
A report on China’s People’s Liberation Army’s military exercises near Taiwan is displayed on a screen in Hong Kong on Friday. Photo: Reuters

Joe Biden ‘concerned’ over China’s Taiwan drills but doesn’t think Beijing will escalate

  • In his first public comments on the issue since Pelosi’s visit, the US president says he is ‘not worried’, and the Speaker’s trip ‘was her decision’
  • Following earlier large-scale exercises, China is conducting anti-submarine and sea assault operations in the area, maintaining pressure on Taiwan’s defences

A report on China’s People’s Liberation Army’s military exercises near Taiwan is displayed on a screen in Hong Kong on Friday. Photo: Reuters
A report on China’s People’s Liberation Army’s military exercises near Taiwan is displayed on a screen in Hong Kong on Friday. Photo: Reuters
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