Pentagon spokesman John Kirby during a news briefing in Washington on Thursday. Photo: AP Pentagon spokesman John Kirby during a news briefing in Washington on Thursday. Photo: AP
Pentagon spokesman John Kirby during a news briefing in Washington on Thursday. Photo: AP
Taiwan

Pentagon spokesman dismisses China’s warning on Taiwan as ‘unfortunate’

  • The US Defence Department under the Biden administration ‘sees no reason why tensions over Taiwan need to lead to anything like confrontation’, spokesman says
  • Comment is a response to China’s defence ministry saying that ‘Taiwan independence means war’

Topic |   Taiwan
Pentagon spokesman John Kirby during a news briefing in Washington on Thursday. Photo: AP Pentagon spokesman John Kirby during a news briefing in Washington on Thursday. Photo: AP
Pentagon spokesman John Kirby during a news briefing in Washington on Thursday. Photo: AP
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