China-Taiwan news LIVE: Nancy Pelosi departs as Beijing insists six days of military exercises are ‘necessary and just’ and UK is warned not to ‘dance to tune’ of US
- Live-fire drills by People’s Liberation Army began Tuesday and continue today
- More exercises Thursday to Sunday take place in six locations around Taiwan
- Taipei says drills amount to a blockade as experts warn Beijing is rehearsing war
- Read more of MailOnline’s coverage of escalating tensions in Taiwan here
This is MailOnline’s live blog for US Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi’s visit to Taiwan amid escalating tensions with China.