US approves sale of fighter jets to Taiwan

US approves sale of fighter jets to Taiwan

The U.S. State Department approved the sale of F-16 fighter jets to Taiwan. The potential deal is for 66 aircraft, 75 General Electric Co (GE.N) engines, as well as other systems worth $8 billion. US is aware this move may anger China, but the agency said it is in their interest to help Taiwan maintain a credible defense.

Sandra
Sandra
Watheverable GRAMPS
Watheverable GRAMPS 5 months

Good, fuck China.

Lord Beermonster
Lord Beermonster 5 months

Why is the Chinese Communist Party threatening "consequences" and objecting to Taiwan improving its air force? Are they actually concerned that Taiwan might invade mainland China?

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