Blinken warns China, Russia about military action – POLITICO
“And all I can tell you is it would be a serious mistake for anyone to try to change the existing status quo by force,” he said.
China considers Taiwan to be part of its territory, something that has been the case since Mao Zedong’s revolution took over China in 1949 and the remnants of the old Nationalist regime fled to Taiwan, where they and their successors have been a thorn in China’s side for decades.
A similar dynamic has existed between Russia and Ukraine in recent years. Ukraine became…