April 22, 2024

Taiwanese President Chen Shui-bian is planning on proposing a referendum for Taiwan independence prior to elections next year. In responce, vice minister of the Taiwan Affairs Office, Wang Zaixi announced, “If the Taiwan authorities collude with all splittist forces to openly engage in pro-independence activities and challenge the mainland and the one-China principle, the use of force may become unavoidable.”

China renews Taiwan threat of war – CNN
Beijing rattles war sabers at Taiwan again – Asia Times
China warns Taiwan ‘risking war’
Legislature debates China threat – Taiwan Headlines