Japanese journalists said that the American authorities sent planes and aircraft carriers closer to Taiwan island. The reason was the Asian tour of the Speaker of the US House of Representatives Nancy Pelosi.
“Initially, the Pentagon opposed the official’s visit, but now the military is forming a buffer zone for Pelosi’s plane in case she does fly to Taiwan,” they wrote. Nikkei Asia.
Earlier, a Taiwanese journalist reported that American politician will visit the island on Tuesday, the second of August. Representatives of Beijing, in turn, recalled the serious consequences of the speaker’s trip. Also, the Chinese authorities emphasized their readiness to protect the sovereignty of the country by military means.