Question / China: Taiwan

Question for Foreign, Commonwealth and Development Office
UIN 95, tabled on 11 May 2021

Andrew Rosindell

To ask the Secretary of State for Foreign, Commonwealth and Development Affairs, what discussions his Department has had with its counterpart in Taiwan on recent incursions into their airspace by Chinese Military jets.

Nigel Adams

Answered on
18 May 2021

The UK Government considers the Taiwan issue one to be settled by the people on both sides of the Taiwan Strait through constructive dialogue. However, we remain concerned by any action which raises tensions in the Taiwan Strait and risks destabilising the status quo.