Why Recent Tensions Between Taiwan And China Are Unlikely To Start A War

On June 11, 2024, a Chinese man was arrested by Taiwanese authorities on the grounds that he may be a Chinese spy probing the Island’s defence. In response, the spokesperson for the P.R.C’s Taiwan office, Chen Binhua, said “There is no need for the Democratic Progressive Party authorities to see soldiers hiding behind every tree and bush, carrying out political manipulation while pretending to act earnestly.” However, despite the recent