China Threatens to Aim ‘New Missiles’ at U.S. Ships and Aircraft If Nancy Pelosi Visits Taiwan

China Threatens to Aim ‘New Missiles’ at U.S. Ships and Aircraft If Nancy Pelosi Visits Taiwan


The Chinese Defense Ministry ratcheted up its belligerent rhetoric on Tuesday by threatening to aim “new missiles” at American planes and aircraft carriers near Taiwan if House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) proceeds with her planned visit to the island next month.

The state-run Global Times quoted the Chinese Defense Ministry vowing to take “strong measures” to “thwart any external interference” or “Taiwan independence separatist steps,” then warned the People’s Liberation Army stands ready to use all that advanced technology it stole from the Western world over the past few decades:

Chinese analysts said the strong warnings from the Chinese military meant that the Chinese People’s Liberation Army (PLA) is well prepared for all the possible challenges if Pelosi visits the island, and they

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