In 2021, China’s President Xi Jinping vowed to achieve “peaceful reunification” with Taiwan. The president’s declaration came only a week after Beijing dispatched nearly 150 Chinese military flights into Taiwan’s air defense identification zone (ADIZ).
This week, China continued its show of aggression sending 39 military aircraft into the islands ADIZ on Jan. 23, marking the second-largest incursion on a record, and a high for the new year.
Microsoft has announcedits decision to shut down LinkedIn in China. This marks the end of one of America’s last remaining social platforms in the region. According to company officials, the move is driven by increased regulations and censorship.