Taiwan side that started the U.S. arms sales to Taiwan has no knowledge of rumors (Figure)
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Global Network reporter for the British high-Hui reports Reuters reported that U.S. executive branch prepared by Congress’s decision to sell Taiwan weapons related,” Taiwan Embassy military delegation “light Zhilong 11, said:” We have no knowledge. “
According to Taiwan’s” Central News Agency “reports, short Zhilong,” Taiwan’s military delegation, “which no knowledge of things. After seeing reports that they also try to verify, but has not been confirmed. Perhaps the reporter distorted or exaggerated speaker’s intention.
reported that the light Zhilong that they reported to the United States for confirmation, the U.S. answer was “still in the assessment.”
light Zhilong said that the U.S. administration notified Congress on arms sales to Taiwan in accordance with previous practice military delegation will first get the message. But so far no access to relevant information.
According to reports, the British Reuters report from Washington 10, U.S. State Department agency responsible for national defense deputy assistant secretary of state trading Kewa Qi (Robert Kovac) said after the hearing in Congress, the executive branch is prepared by the United States Congress Taiwan arms sales decisions, including Black Hawk helicopters, arms and diesel-electric submarines. However, Patriot III and the “Broad Victory” is still under discussion.
U.S. State Department spokesman Crawley (Philip Crowley) 11 at a regular press conference that the United States and Taiwan have been discussing issues related to Taiwan to the United States has continued to procurement requirements. But the United States will require further assessment is not conclusive.
10 for the Chinese Foreign Ministry reiterated its opposition to U.S. arms sales to Taiwan. Crawley said that the U.S. arms sales to Taiwan will not change.