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China ramps up threat of military force to bring Taiwan under its control


The threatening moves were prompted by a visit to Taiwan last week by US House Speaker Nancy Pelosi, Chinese authorities say.

Added on the 10/08/2022 08:28:28 - Copyright : Euronews EN

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