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Taiwan detects Chinese military aircraft, naval vessels near its airspace and waters

12/05/2024 07:06 PM | Click to read full article

Taiwan's Ministry of National Defence (MND) detected 11 Chinese military aircraft and eight naval vessels operating around the country from 6 am (local time) on Saturday to 6 am (local time) on Sunday. According to the MND, eight Chinese aircraft crossed the median line of the Taiwan Strait and entered Taiwan's Southwest Air Defence Identification Zone (ADIZ). In response, Taiwan deployed CAP aircraft, naval vessels and coastal missile systems. 

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