Taiwan Strait


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    • Recently, USA’s Arleigh Burke-class guided-missile destroyer USS Milius passed through the Taiwan Strait.

    About Taiwan strait

    • It is a 110-mile-wide channel that separates mainland China from the island of Taiwan.
    • Also known as the Formosa Strait or the Tai-hai (the Tai Sea).
    • It forms part of the South China Sea. Its northern portion is linked to the East China Sea
    • The strait borders the southeastern part of China and runs along the eastern part of China’s Fujian Province.

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    Source: TH