A rare demonstration of Taiwan’s defense capabilities at the annual parade, addressing the island’s National Day celebrations. Tsai EnglishVan promises to resist Chinese military threats
“We will do our best not to change the status quo unilaterally,” he said. Tsai Said.
We will continue to strengthen our national defense and show our commitment to self-defense to ensure that no one can force it. Taiwan To take the path China The Taiwanese leader added that it had been offered to us.
Tsai Unlike Beijing’s deeply dictatorial, single-party communist state, the island’s dynamic democracy was emphasized.
The poll shows that Taiwanese are in favor of their current de facto independent state and strongly reject alliances with it. China, Which has vowed to take control of the island, if necessary, by military force.
Tsai Rarely singles out China I They Public speeches, but acknowledged the growing tension in the speech. Taiwan Chinese military harassment intensified last year. From September last year, China Fighter planes have flown more than 800 times. Taiwan.
The island has strengthened its non-governmental relations with countries such as Japan, Australia and the United States in the face of these threats.
After the address, TaiwanThe Ministry of Defense displayed a range of weapons, including missile launchers and armored vehicles, while fighter jets and helicopters flew overhead. These included the formation of F-16s, indigenous defense fighters and the Mirage 2000, which left a wide white contradiction in their background.
After the air power show, there was a group of 32 CM tanks, followed by trucks carrying missile systems.
Xi said that no one should underestimate the strong determination, determination and ability of the Chinese people to safeguard national sovereignty and territorial integrity.
Parade on Sunday. Taipei Also prominent TaiwanOlympic athletes who won medals at the Tokyo Summer Games, as well as public health officials, including those who hold daily press conferences on infectious diseases, wear their distinctive neon yellow striped vests.
Tsai It also urged other legislative parties to put politics aside to push for reforms to the island’s constitution, a document drafted by the then-ruling Nationalist Party before it lost power and fled in 1947. Was China Two years before the communist occupation.