U.S. officials said the Chinese missile test has nothing to do with the U.S. arms sales to Taiwan (Figure)
Data Figure: China HQ-9 air defense missile launchers
Global Network reporter GAO Bin, according to Japan’s Kyodo News reported on January 11 reported that 11 U.S. State Department official said, do not believe that the implementation of China’s ballistic missile interception system “technology test “with the U.S. arms sales to Taiwan there is a link.
7, the U.S. government announced the sale to take over Taiwan, “Patriot” air defense missile orders list of enterprises, causing China’s strong dissatisfaction. The name of officials, said: “Understanding China’s concerns. US-Taiwan relations will continue to dialogue with China.”
China on 11 anti-missile intercept test implementation. The officials said “China asked the purpose of testing positive,” the United States will this analysis.
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