Chinese military sends record number of warplanes to test Taiwan’s air defences

//Chinese military sends record number of warplanes to test Taiwan’s air defences

Chinese military sends record number of warplanes to test Taiwan’s air defences

The People’s Liberation Army sent two waves of fighter jets into Taiwan’s air defence zone on Friday, in what analysts described as a possible test of its ability to wear down the island’s air force and send a clear warning to President Tsai Ing-wen.The combined number of planes was the largest yet and happened as Beijing was celebrating the founding of the People’s Republic of China on Friday.Military observers said the manoeuvre could also be a way of warning Tsai not to make a “provocative…

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