Canadian frigate crossing Taiwan Strait today

 Canadian frigate crossing Taiwan Strait today

Screenshots of Taiwan media reports

According to the report, Taiwans Defense Department issued a press release this evening saying that a Canadian frigate had sailed northward from the South China Sea and continued to sail northward through the Taiwan Strait. The Taiwan Defense Department declared that during the northward voyage of Canadian warships through the Taiwan Strait, the Taiwan Army used joint intelligence surveillance and investigation as a whole to master the relevant dynamics of the sea and airspace around Taiwan, and the situation was normal.

Taiwans Pro Green media freedom times reported that although Taiwans Defense Department did not clearly point out the level or name of Canadian warships, according to the track websiteu201c u201dThe HMCS Winnipeg passed through the Taiwan Strait from south to North on the evening of the 2nd, leaving the Taiwan Strait and entering the East China Sea at about 10 am this morning.

In September 2019, Canadas Ottawa patrol ship once sailed across the Taiwan Strait. (source: Taiwan Central News Agency)

As for the behavior of foreign warships crossing the Taiwan Strait, Chinese Foreign Ministry spokesman Geng Shuang said at a regular press conference last year that China has no doubts about the normal passage of foreign ships through the Taiwan Strait. At the same time, the relevant actions should comply with international law and comply with the provisions of Chinese laws.

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