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China blasts Lithuanian approval of Pelosi in Taiwan – Occasions of India

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VILNIUS: Beijing on Friday condemned Lithuania’s endorsement of US Home Speaker Nancy Pelosi’s go to to Taiwan, calling it “faulty” and accusing the Baltic Nato nation of violating the one-China precept. Lithuanian overseas minister Gabrielius Landsbergis had been the one high-ranking official from an EU nation to publicly assist Pelosi’s journey this week, saying she “has opened the door to Taiwan a lot wider”. “These faulty remarks made by some Lithuanian politicians additional undermine the bilateral relations between China and Lithuania,” China’s diplomatic illustration in Vilnius instructed AFP. “Lithuania intentionally caters to sure international locations and group forces, manipulates ideology, and confrontation between the East and the West will solely result in battle and confrontation. Lithuania violates the one-China precept and fundamental norms,” it added. Relations between China and Lithuania have been tense since final 12 months, when Vilnius allowed Taiwan to open a de facto embassy below the island’s title, a departure from the widespread diplomatic observe of utilizing its capital Taipei as a substitute. In response, Beijing downgraded diplomatic relations with Vilnius and blocked its exports. Final month, Lithuania once more drew China’s ire after it hosted a Taiwanese delegation led by parliament speaker You Si-kun. China considers Taiwan a part of its territory — even vowing in the future to grab it by power if needed — and recurrently opposes any signal of worldwide legitimacy for the self-ruled democratic island. Beijing reacted with bombastic threats and navy drills within the lead-up to and aftermath of Pelosi’s go to, which it sees as an unacceptable escalation of ties between Washington and Taiwan’s present pro-independence leaders. China additionally stated it was ending cooperation with the US on a number of points and would impose unspecified sanctions on Pelosi and her household.

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