Taiwan Defence Minister Chiu Kuo-cheng said Chinese military could mount a “full scale” invasion to democratic area by 2025. Taiwan fears the invasion due to recent advances made by China against Taiwan military in recent days. On Monday China flew 52 PLA Air Force aircraft over Taiwan’s air defence identification zone.
According to reports, China repeatedly flying its air force aircrafts marking near about 150 Aircraft. Taipei said this act of China is continued harassment of the island.
United Nations has approved $1.8 billion military supply to Taiwan. US has confirmed its “rock-solid” commitment to help Taiwan and criticized China for the act. China blames United Nations for growing tension between China and Taiwan conflict.
Taiwan had submitted an application to join the 11- nation CPTPP (Comprehensive and Progressive Agreement for Trans-Pacific Partnership) trade deal few days after China.
China slammed Taiwan for submitting application saying that Taiwan is inalienable part of China’s territory. It said Taiwan belongs to China and it can be taken by force if required.
Taiwan is not allowing China to take control the area saying that it is an Independent Island and freedom and democracy of the people living there should not be kept at stake before China’s aggression.