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China's aircraft carrier Liaoning takes part in a military drill of Chinese People's Liberation Army (PLA) Navy in the western Pacific Ocean

China kicks off military drills near Taiwan after warning it’s willing to fight over the island

Experts speculated that the drills are meant to demonstrate Chinese resolve, as well as respond to arms sales and US Navy Taiwan Strait transits.

US Navy warship sails through Taiwan Strait as China warns it ‘makes no promise’ not to use force to defend its interests

The warship sailed through the strait just one day after China warned in a new defense report that it is willing to use force to secure reunification.
An armed Chinese J-11 fighter near a US Navy P-8A Poseidon patrol aircraft over the South China Sea in international airspace east of Hainan Island.

Taiwan threatens to ‘forcefully expel’ Chinese fighters that get too close after rare incident this weekend

Taiwan's president said the military is ready to "forcefully expel" Chinese fighters at the first sign of provocation after an incident this weekend.
US Coast Guard Legend-class maritime security cutter USCGC Bertholf sails into Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam.

The US Navy sailed between China and Taiwan again, and the Coast Guard joined in this time

US Navy and Coast Guard on Sunday sailed ships through the strategic Taiwan Strait, where the US is trying to increase its presence.
The Arleigh Burke-class guided-missile destroyers USS Halsey (DDG 97) and USS Preble (DDG 88) sail behind the aircraft carrier USS Theodore Roosevelt (CVN 71) as escorts in the South China Sea, March 24, 2018.

US warships just sailed through the Taiwan Strait again, ignoring China’s repeated warnings

China can't stand it when the US Navy sends warships through the Taiwan strait, but these transits are quickly becoming the new norm.
The Arleigh Burke-class guided-missile destroyers USS Fitzgerald (DDG 62), left, and USS McCampbell (DDG 85) steam alongside USS Stethem (DDG 63) as part of a surface maneuver exercise .

China warns the US to ‘tread lightly’ after US warships put Beijing on edge in the tense Taiwan Strait

The Chinese foreign ministry urged the US to tread cautiously after US Navy warships sailed through the Taiwan Strait for the third time in 4 months.
The USS McCampbell, pictured in 2016, transited through Chinese claimed waters Monday.

US warships sail through the closely-watched Taiwan Strait, putting pressure on Beijing

The destroyer USS McCampbell and replenishment oiler USNS Walter S. Diehl went through the strait Thursday, at a sensitive time in US-China relations.
US Navy guided-missile destroyers and guided-missile cruisers

US Navy warships just rocked the Taiwan Strait in a rare move, turning up the pressure on China

The US Navy put on a show of force on China's doorstep by sending two warships through the tense Taiwan Strait on Monday.
US Navy guided-missile destroyers and guided-missile cruisers

The US military is planning a serious showdown with China that would be a significant show of force on tense tides and involve American warships and a...

The US military is reportedly planning to send US warships, combat aircraft, and troops through the South China Sea, Taiwan Strait, and other contested waterways in November in a series of exercises designed to send a message to Beijing.

Taiwan’s got a new cruise missile, and it’s got mainland China’s coastal strongholds in its sights

Facing increased pressure from China, the Taiwanese military has added another weapon to its arsenal — a stand-off cruise missile designed to give the air force the ability to strike Chinese coastal military bases and amphibious ship groups