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China firmly opposes Tsai Ing-wen's plan to meet U.S. officials

2023-03-30 09:16:12       source:CGTN

March 29, 2023

China firmly opposes Tsai Ing-wen's planned "transit" visit to the U.S. to meet U.S. officials and will take resolute countermeasures in such an event, Zhu Fenglian, a spokesperson for the Taiwan Affairs Office of the State Council, told a press conference on Wednesday.

The remarks came in response to reports that the Taiwan leader planned stopovers in the U.S. and is expected to meet U.S. House Speaker Kevin McCarthy in California at the end of her trip.

If Tsai contacts McCarthy, it will be another provocation that seriously violates the one-China principle and undermines China's sovereignty and territorial integrity as well as peace and stability across the Taiwan Straits, Zhu said.

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