By: Chen Yun-yu and Emerson Lim
Between January 23 and April 10, Chinese military aircraft were spotted at least six times flying near Taiwan's airspace, according to the records of Taiwan's Ministry of National Defense (MND) and military air movement tracker Aircraft Spots.
On Sunday morning, Chinese aircraft carrier the Liaoning passed the Miyako Strait south of Japan and was about to sail into waters east of Taiwan on its way to the South China Sea.
Meanwhile, since March 25, U.S. military aircraft and vessels have been seen at least nine times near Taiwan. [FULL STORY]