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24 Chinese military aircraft, four naval ships tracked around Taiwan

Taiwan tracked 24 Chinese military aircraft and four naval vessels operating around Taiwan between 6 a.m. Saturday and 6 a.m. on Sunday. 15 were tracked in Taiwan’s Air Defense Identification Zone (ADIZ), including 12 which crossed the Taiwan Strait median line. The 12 aircraft included four Shenyang J-11 fighter jets, four Chengdu J-10 fighter planes, and four Shenyang J-16 fighter jets. Furthermore, one Shaanxi Y-8 anti-submarine warfare plane, one Harbin BZK-005 reconnaissance drone, and one BZK-007 reconnaissance drone were monitored in the southwest corner of Taiwan’s ADIZ. This event took place on 01/01/2023 at the following location: Taiwan Strait, Taiwan.

Incident Type: Military Conflict

Event Type: Show of Force

Total Fatalities: 0

Total Wounded: 0

Police/Military Fatalities: 0

Police/Military Wounded: 0

Civilian Fatalities: 0

Civilian Wounded: 0

Terrorist/Insurgent Fatalities: 0

Terrorist/Insurgent Wounded: 0

Number Arrested: 0

Source: Taiwan News