Beijing urges French senators to consider China relationship and rethink trip to Taiwan next week

//Beijing urges French senators to consider China relationship and rethink trip to Taiwan next week

Beijing urges French senators to consider China relationship and rethink trip to Taiwan next week

A French senate delegation will visit Taiwan next week despite repeated objections from Beijing, including warnings by the Chinese ambassador to France that the trip would “needlessly disrupt” relations between their countries.China’s foreign ministry spokeswoman Hua Chunying said on Thursday that Beijing was “firmly opposed” to any official exchanges or contact between individual French senators and the authorities in Taiwan, a democratic island that Beijing claims as its own. French Senator…

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