Pedestrians wait at an intersection near a screen showing footage of Chinese People’s Liberation Army (PLA) aircraft during an evening news programme in Beijing on Tuesday. Photo: Reuters
Pedestrians wait at an intersection near a screen showing footage of Chinese People’s Liberation Army (PLA) aircraft during an evening news programme in Beijing on Tuesday. Photo: Reuters

China vows military operations around Taiwan in response to US House Speaker Nancy Pelosi’s visit

  • Joint naval and air force exercises under way skirting island’s coastline and airspace to its north, southwest and southeast, says People’s Liberation Army spokesman
  • Clear upgrade in response by Chinese military compared to previous moves likely to continue in future, observers add

Pedestrians wait at an intersection near a screen showing footage of Chinese People’s Liberation Army (PLA) aircraft during an evening news programme in Beijing on Tuesday. Photo: Reuters
Pedestrians wait at an intersection near a screen showing footage of Chinese People’s Liberation Army (PLA) aircraft during an evening news programme in Beijing on Tuesday. Photo: Reuters
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