China’s defence ministry again accused Washington of taking ‘provocative’ actions related to the island.
China’s defence ministry says there is “no room for compromise” with the United States when it comes to Taiwan, the latest salvo in a war of words and posturing over the self-governing island which Beijing considers a renegade province.
When asked about US-Chinese relations at a press conference on Thursday, Chinese Defence Ministry spokesman Wu Qian said both sides benefit from having a healthy and stable relationship.
“However, for a period of time, the US side has said a lot of irresponsible things and done a lot of provocative things on Taiwan, the South China Sea, and close up reconnaissance by warships and aircraft,” he added.
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