The islands pro-green media, the Liberty Times, announced on December 18 that today (18), the PLA dispatched four fighter planes and two warships to the waters off Pingdong in southeastern Taiwan. The green media described it as harassment and said it was the first time since the nine in one election in Taiwan. Taiwanese Army Emergency Disposal.
Regardless of whether the news is true or not, it is not the first time since this year that PLA warships have conducted military exercises across the Taiwan Strait or in the Taiwan Sea. At the regular press conference of the Ministry of National Defense, Ren Guoqiang, a spokesman for the press, said that it was normal for the PLA to organize live ammunition confrontation exercises in the relevant sea areas and naval vessels to navigate the Taiwan Strait, which should not be interpreted excessively by the outside world.
Ma Xiaoguang, a spokesman for the National Taiwan Office, has also said that the military has made clear its position and attitude on the training activities of the PLA Navy. I would like to emphasize once again that we have firm will, full confidence and sufficient capacity to thwart any form of Taiwan independence separatist plots and actions, to safeguard national sovereignty and territorial integrity, and that we will never tolerate the Taiwan independence forces undermining peace and stability in the Taiwan Strait and interfering with the process of the great rejuvenation of the Chinese nation.