The British newspaper “The Telegraph” believes that US President Joe Biden’s controversial statement that Taiwan’s side is ready to fight China could lead to World War III.
The newspaper pointed out in its editorial that the American left considered the visit of the current president of the White House to be the beginning of a new era in foreign policy, and the audience’s disappointment at its failure to withdraw. US Army from Afghanistan at the beginning of his tenure.
He said Biden had made another big mistake during his trip to Asia, adding that the United States was ready to take part in the military conflict against China on Taiwan’s side.
In fact, the United States has never accepted such an obligation. Any decision to defend Taiwan is made with the consent of Congress.
According to the newspaper, after Biden’s words, the State Department was forced to explain to the whole world that the course of Washington’s foreign policy has not changed, but the chaos sown by the US leader is far more dangerous.
During a joint press conference with Japanese Prime Minister Fumio Kishida in Tokyo on Monday, the US president said his country was ready to defend Taiwan “in the event of an invasion”. The White House later clarified that this would mean providing defensive weapons to Biden Island.
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