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Ambassador warns of ‘tinderbox' at risk of starting US-China war

3 monthes ago   |   By RT

Chinese diplomat says steps by US to encourage Taiwan's independence would likely lead to ‘military conflict'
China's ambassador to the US has warned that Beijing and Washington are likely destined for war if the latter encourages Taiwan to seek independence, describing Taipei as the “biggest tinderbox” in the relationship between the countries.
“If the Taiwanese authorities, emboldened by the United States, keep going down the road for independence, it most likely will involve China and the United States, the two big countries, in a military conflict,” ambassador Qin Gang said in a radio...
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