The Eastern Theater Command of the #Chinese People’s Liberation Army continued joint military exercises near the #Taiwan island on Tuesday. The exercises focused on areas including air control operations, air refueling, naval support and building air and naval blockade capabilities under complex electromagnetic environments.
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Taiwan, officially the Republic of China, is a country in East Asia. Neighbouring countries include the People’s Republic of China to the northwest, Japan to the northeast, and the Philippines to the south.
The political status of Taiwan is complicated. The Republic of China (ROC) is no longer a member of the UN, having been replaced by the People’s Republic of China (PRC) in 1971. Taiwan is claimed by the PRC, which refuses diplomatic relations with countries that recognise the ROC. Taiwan maintains official diplomatic relations with 14 out of 193 UN member states and the Holy See.