The USA will face severe penalties ought to Washington proceed supporting Taiwan’s “separatist forces,” Zhao Lijian, an official consultant for the Chinese language Overseas Ministry stated, TASS studies.
The Chinese language diplomat criticized US Senator Tammy Duckworth’s current go to to Taiwan, the place she met the pinnacle of the administration of the island, Tsai Ing-wen. Duckworth is in Taiwan from Might 30 to June 1 as a part of the Indo-Pacific tour.
“The People have taken a variety of actions not too long ago concerning the Taiwan subject. They’d say one factor and do one other. They’d covertly and overtly incite and help pro-independence forces of the island. This may occasionally put Taiwan in a harmful place, whereas america could face severe penalties,” Zhao Lijian acknowledged.
Based on Zhao Lijian, tensions within the Taiwan Strait have been rising due to Washington, because the People use Taiwan to comprise China. He additionally accused the island’s administration of searching for assist from america to realize independence.
Earlier, Zhu Fenglian, a spokesperson for the Chinese language State Council Workplace for Taiwan Affairs, stated that Beijing was able to make each effort to reunite with Taiwan peacefully. On the identical time, the Chinese language administration didn’t rule out the usage of power within the occasion of exterior interference or “separatists’ actions” that advocate the independence of the island. She additionally accused Washington of the want to exaggerate China’s hazard.