U.S. involved with China’s rising navy exercise close to Taiwan

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Oct 3 (Reuters) – The United States stated it’s involved with China’s rising navy exercise close to Taiwan and added that China’s navy strain towards Taiwan undermines regional peace and stability.

“We urge Beijing to cease its military, diplomatic, and economic pressure and coercion against Taiwan,” a State Department spokesperson stated on Sunday.

Reporting by Ann Maria Shibu in Bengaluru; Editing by David Clarke

A Taiwanese flag flaps in the wind in Taoyuan, Taiwan, June 30, 2021. REUTERS/Ann Wang/File Photo