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Taiwan scrambles its fighter jets as Chinese war planes conduct simulated attack, officials say

7 days ago   |   By Business Insider

A Taiwanese F-16 Fighting Falcon fighter jet lands at Hualien Air Force Base on August 06, 2022 in Hualien, Taiwan. Annabelle Chih/Getty Images
Chinese ships and aircraft conducted a simulated attack on Taiwan on Saturday, Taiwanese officials said, per Reuters.
Taiwanese jets scrambled as Chinese military assets conducted missions around the Taiwan Strait, Reuters said.
Taiwan's defense ministry said 14 Chinese aircraft crossed the median line.
Chinese ships and planes rehearsed an attack on Taiwan on Saturday, Taiwanese military officials said, prompting the island nation to scramble its...
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Taiwan says it's ‘ready to respond as necessary' after Chinese military drills appear to simulate attack

7 days ago   |   By Fortune

Taiwan said Saturday that China's military drills appear to simulate an attack on the self-ruled island, after multiple Chinese warships and aircraft crossed the median line of the Taiwan Strait following U.S. House Speaker Nancy Pelosi's visit to Taipei that infuriated Beijing.
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