Beijing says it will thwart any attempt to gain independence for Taiwan. Photo: Bloomberg
Beijing says it will thwart any attempt to gain independence for Taiwan. Photo: Bloomberg

‘Taiwan independence means war’: China’s defence ministry warns Joe Biden against siding with Taipei

  • Military activities in the Taiwan Strait included flyovers by warplanes and fighter jets, part of Beijing’s ‘stern response to external interference’
  • Nominee for US ambassador to the UN says Washington must help Taiwan push back against efforts by mainland

Beijing says it will thwart any attempt to gain independence for Taiwan. Photo: Bloomberg
Beijing says it will thwart any attempt to gain independence for Taiwan. Photo: Bloomberg
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