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China opposes US's sale of arms to Taiwan, seeks its cancellation

Mid-Day Wednesday, 10 July 2019
*Beijing:* China demanded on Tuesday that the United States "immediately cancel" a potential sale of $2.2 billion in arms to self-ruled Taiwan, including battle tanks and anti-aircraft missiles, adding fuel to tensions between the two powers. It would be the first big-ticket US military sale to the democratically governed island...
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The U.S State Department has approved a sale of around $2 billion worth of arms to Taiwan, including M1A2 Abram tanks and surface-to-air Stinger missiles, according to a news release from the Defense Security Cooperation Agency.

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