MADRID, 25 Dic. (EUROPA PRESS) -
The People's Liberation Army of China carried out military exercises around Taiwan this Sunday days after US President Joe Biden signed a law to increase security assistance to the island.
"The Eastern Operations Command organized joint combat readiness and attack patrols and drills in the airspace and waters around Taiwan," said his spokesman, Shi Yi, according to the South China Morning Post. .
According to the Chinese side, these military exercises have been carried out within the framework of the "growing" tension derived from the actions of the United States, as well as Taiwan. "The troops will take all necessary measures to firmly defend national sovereignty and territorial integrity," he added.
Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi urged the United States on Sunday to work "to establish the pillars and a solid foundation for healthy and stable growth" in relations between the two countries.