Taiwan’s Ministry of National Defense traced 103 flightsPeople’s Liberation ArmyIn recent times, the number of aircraft flying abroad has reached a new high. This coincides with White House national security adviser Jake Sullivan and the Chinese foreign minister.wang yiDuring the talks, strategic scholars today believe that significant diplomatic interactions took place between the two countries and that military activities were suspended or reduced as usual. The PLA’s move highlights the inconsistency between foreign and military policies and makes people realize the internal political situation. It’s quite chaotic.
Taiwan’s Ministry of National Defense reported that the data from 6 a.m. yesterday to 6 a.m. today Taiwan time included 103 PLA aircraft flights (including 40 that crossed the central line and 40 that crossed the southwest and southeast airfields). Intruded into the area) and 9 PLA warships were detected. The number of planes grounded overseas was 103, the highest in recent memory, prompting calls for Beijing to immediately stop its destructive unilateral behavior.
According to the schematic diagram of airspace activities around the Taiwan Strait released by the Air Force, 10 flights of Sukai 30 fighters, 12 flights of J-10 fighters, 4 flights of J-11 fighters, 10 flights of J-16 fighters There were 10 flights. , oil transportation, 2 flights of 20 air tankers, and air police, 2 flights of 500 early warning aircraft. Intruded the center line of the Taiwan Strait and into southwest and southeast airspace.
Ji Zhong, associate researcher at the National Policy Research Foundation, told the Central News Agency that the number of PLA aircraft detected this time exceeded the record of 91 flights on April 10 (from 6 am on April 10 to 6 am on April 11). , However, the portion that actually crossed the center line of the Taiwan Strait and intruded into surrounding airspace did not exceed 54 flights that day. July to September each year is the peak period for joint combat training at theater level with the People’s Liberation Army. Therefore, it cannot be ruled out that the recent developments are a planned exercise.
related toCommunist Party of ChinaWhether the measures to undermine regional peace and stability are related to White House National Security Advisor Sullivan’s talks with Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi in Malta from the 16th to the 17th, Ji Zhong believes that it has nothing to do with the talks -There should not be any giving. On the contrary, it exposes the CCP’s diplomatic actions. Lack of coordination with military exercises.
Xu Xiaohuang, an associate researcher at the Institute of Political, Military and Operational Concepts of the Communist Party of China at the National Security Research Institute, a think tank of the Ministry of National Defense, said in an interview with the Central News Agency that according to common sense, if both If there are important diplomatic negotiations between the countries, relevant military activities will be suspended or carried out in a low-key manner, but this time regardless of the talks between Sullivan and Wang Yi, or the Secretary’s recent visit to the “balloon incident” Blinken made people feel that China’s foreign and military policies are disorganized, and even allow each war zone to go its own way.
Xu Xiaohuang said that the recent exercises have been a peak period of training for the Chinese Communist Party. Training periods may be adjusted due to weather factors. China may not be targeting the United States. Xu Xiaohuang pointed out that since Rocket Force Commander Li Yuchao and Political Commissar Xu Zhongbo resigned without warning at the end of July, and Chinese Defense Minister Li Shangfu has lost contact until now, people feel that China The internal political situation is quite chaotic.