A Taiwanese defence ministry photo of a PLA plane near the island’s air defence identification zone. Photo: Handout A Taiwanese defence ministry photo of a PLA plane near the island’s air defence identification zone. Photo: Handout
A Taiwanese defence ministry photo of a PLA plane near the island’s air defence identification zone. Photo: Handout

Taiwan military to allow forces to fire back after mainland Chinese air incursions

  • Defence ministry says it reserves right to act in self-defence and launch a counter-attack but will not allow conflict to escalate
  • The guidance comes after PLA warplanes crossed an unofficial dividing line in the Taiwan Strait last week

Topic |   Taiwan
A Taiwanese defence ministry photo of a PLA plane near the island’s air defence identification zone. Photo: Handout A Taiwanese defence ministry photo of a PLA plane near the island’s air defence identification zone. Photo: Handout
A Taiwanese defence ministry photo of a PLA plane near the island’s air defence identification zone. Photo: Handout
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