TAIPEI (Reuters) – Taiwan’s Defense Ministry said on Friday it had detected five Chinese balloons flying across the Taiwan Strait in the past 24 hours, one of which crossed the island. month passed.
The ministry this month accused China of threatening air security and waging psychological warfare against island residents with the balloons, days before Taiwan’s key elections on Jan. 13.
(Reporting by Yimou Lee and James Pomfret; editing by Muralikumar Anantharaman)
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