The forthcoming visit of Speaker of the United States House of Representatives Nancy Pelosi to the island of Taiwan will lead to the most “serious consequences”and the leadership of the People’s Republic of China will take decisive measures to protect the state sovereignty and territorial integrity of its state. Such statements were made by Chinese Foreign Ministry spokesman Zhao Lijian today, Monday, August 1, 2022, at a briefing.
A senior Chinese politician emphasized that Nancy Pelosi’s visit would pose a cardinal threat to peace and stability in the Taiwan Strait.
“The visit of this person will cause serious damage to relations between the two states – the People’s Republic of China and the United States of America. A visit to the island of Taiwan will undoubtedly lead to very serious events and consequences, ”the correspondent of the TASS news outlet quoted the diplomat as saying.
The Eastern Zone Command of the People’s Liberation Army (PLA) Combat Command promised “bury the invading enemy”. This is stated in the text of the post published on Monday in the official account of this PLA regional command in the Chinese social network Weibo.