Taiwan’s defense ministry detected over 40 Chinese warplanes and 7 naval vessels near the island. China has increased military pressure on Taiwan, raising regional security concerns. The situation has escalated due to Taiwan’s plans to acquire military drones, according to China’s defense ministry.
Taiwanese companies in China, like Foxconn, face potential relocation if they sense undue pressure, warns Taiwan’s vice president. The probe into Foxconn’s activities in China adds strain amid upcoming presidential elections.
Taiwan President Tsai Ing-wen affirmed the island’s resilience against Chinese pressure, emphasizing the enduring democracy and vowing that Taiwan will remain “free for generations” despite challenges from China.