China’s Defense Minister Wei Fenghe told US defense ministers on Tuesday that Taiwan is at the core of China’s core interests and a “line” that should not be crossed.
“Taiwan’s solution is a matter for the Chinese people and no outside force has the right to interfere,” Wei said during a meeting with US Secretary of Defense Lloyd Austin on the sidelines of a meeting of Southeast Asian defense secretaries in Cambodia. said in
Wei said the United States must respect China’s core interests and hopes to adopt reasonable and pragmatic policies toward China and put China-US relations on track.
Beijing has adamantly viewed Taiwan as an integral part of China.
Earlier, Chinese state media reported that Defense Ministry spokesperson Tang Kefei said the main reason for the current China-US relationship was that the US made bad strategic decisions. quoted.
Tan said China was not responsible for the state of the relationship.