At least one Su-30 fighter jet, similar to the one pictured, and a Y-8 surveillance plane were spotted flying close to Taiwan on Tuesday. Photo: Xinhua

Chinese military flies Su-30 fighter jet, Y-8 surveillance plane close to Taiwan in latest show of strength

  • Taipei scrambles planes, ships in response to ‘long-distance drill by various aircraft’, defence ministry says
  • Exercise comes days after US Navy chief says he has not ruled out sending aircraft carrier to Taiwan Strait
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At least one Su-30 fighter jet, similar to the one pictured, and a Y-8 surveillance plane were spotted flying close to Taiwan on Tuesday. Photo: Xinhua
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