China will take firm and forceful measures to safeguard its sovereign and security interests, the Ministry said

2022-08-04 0 By

Beijing, April 6 (Huang Yuqin) — Chinese Foreign Ministry spokesperson Zhao Lijian held a regular press conference on April 6.Have a reporter’s question: it is reported that on April 5, U.S. defense security cooperation agency said in a news release, the state department has approved to Taipei scripture place “” ambassador to the United States to sell $95 million total military technology and related equipment, including for the patriot air defense system to provide the related training, planning, deployment, operation, maintenance, support, and other related equipment.What is China’s comment on that?Zhao Lijian: The US arms sale to China’s Taiwan region seriously violates the One-China principle and the three China-Us joint communiques, especially the August 17 communique. It seriously undermines China’s sovereignty, security and development interests, China-Us relations and peace and stability across the Taiwan Straits. China firmly opposes and strongly condemns this move.The US side should abide by the One-China principle and the three China-Us joint communiques, cancel the arms sales to Taiwan, stop arms sales to Taiwan and military contacts with the US. China will take firm and forceful measures to resolutely safeguard its sovereignty and security interests.(after)