-Air Raid sirens going off in South China
—Taiwan government websites are being locked
—Chinese channel CGTN reported that Chinese fighter jets are crossing the Taiwan Strait and flying towards Taiwan.
—There have been unverified rumors about dozens of US Air Force planes taking off from Japan. War siren in #Fujian
— World conflicts Monitoring Center (@WorldBreakingN9) August 2, 2022 🚨#BREAKING: #PLA to conduct military exercises all around #Taiwan beginning Thursday until Sunday, areas are mapped by #Chinese state media below. pic.twitter.com/jVQN3wP43w
— Breaking News 24/7 (@Worldsource24) August 2, 2022 China’s Ministry of Defense said the military is on red alert.
They insist that they will respond to this visit. PLA 🇨🇳 Eastern Theater Command will hold joint military operations around #Taiwan, with naval and air assets in four different locations around the Island as well as “long-range artillery shooting in Taiwan strait and missile test firing in sea regions east of the island”#Taiwan pic.twitter.com/h4GLMPpHL8
— Palestine resistive force🇵🇸 (@__hammas_) August 2, 2022 #PLA will launch a series of targeted military operations to counter Pelosi’s visit to Taiwan island, and resolutely defend national sovereignty and territorial integrity: Ministry of National Defense, China Global: MilitaryInfo
Per Taiwan’s TVBS
– Taiwanese forces on the western islands have entered a state of “combat standby” or “Stage II of combat readiness.” Russia stands in ‘absolute solidarity’ with China
– Kremlin Moscow has said that a possible visit by Nancy Pelosi to Taiwan would be ‘purely provocative’ Our visit reiterates that America stands with Taiwan: a robust, vibrant democracy and our important partner in the Indo-Pacific. pic.twitter.com/2sSRJXN6ST
— Nancy Pelosi (@SpeakerPelosi) August 2, 2022
fighting words, this will end up in war.