Quad nations warn on ‘change by force’ with eyes on China
SpaceWar.com reports: “Leaders of Japan, India, Australia and the United States warned Tuesday against attempts to ‘change the status quo by force’ as concerns grow about whether China could invade self-ruled Taiwan.
A joint statement by the so-called Quad bloc avoided any direct mention of China’s growing military power in the region, but left little doubt about where its concerns lie.
The carefully worded document also made reference to the conflict in Ukraine, but without offering any joint position on an invasion that India has pointedly declined to condemn.
The Quad’s other members have been less coy about their view that a strong response to Russia’s war is needed and sends a message that will deter other countries, including China…”View Original Article