Taiwan forces conduct drills simulating enemy invasion

Reuters Taichung, Taiwan Published: Jan 17, 2019, 11:10 AM(IST)

Taiwanese forces concluded two days of drills that ended on Thursday, simulating enemy invasion and the safeguarding of the weapon systems, amid tensions with China. The exercises came after a message from Chinese President Xi Jinping to "Taiwanese compatriots" in which he signalled a strong will to speed up "reunification" with Taiwan and failed to rule out the use of force to achieve this goal.

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