Chinese military blasts UK frigate’s passage through Taiwan Strait as an ‘opportunistic’ stunt

Published Sep 27 2021 at 11:33 AM GMT
  • The Chinese military has criticised the passage on Monday of a warship from the HMS Queen Elizabeth carrier strike group through the Taiwan Strait on its way to Vietnam as Britain’s “mentality of opportunism to undermine the stability of Taiwan Strait”.HMS Richmond, a Type 23 frigate that arrived in the Indo-Pacific region with the aircraft carrier HMS Queen Elizabeth, tweeted on Monday that it was passing through the narrow waterway that separates the Chinese mainland and the self-ruled island….



  • Published Sep 27, 2021 11:33 AM GMT