Chinese drills seriously violated island’s sovereignty: Taiwan defence ministry | World News

China is waging psychological warfare on the island as it urges its citizens not to believe rumors and report any fake news to the government, Taiwan’s defense ministry said.

Reuters | | Posted by Yagya Sharma

Taiwan’s defense ministry said on Wednesday that China’s military drills violated United Nations rules, invaded Taiwan’s territorial space and amounted to its air and sea blockade, amid heightened tensions as US House of Representatives Speaker Nancy Pelosi visited the island.

Taiwan’s Ministry of Defense said the island will firmly defend its security, counter any action that violates territorial sovereignty and raise its alert level with the principle of not asking for war.

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China is continuing psychological warfare in Taiwan and citizens should not believe rumors and report any fake news to the government, the Defense Ministry said at a press conference on Wednesday.

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