Chinese military sends 19 aircraft into Taiwan’s air defence zone

Taiwan’s air force scrambled on Sunday in response to renewed mainland Chinese military activity, with its defence ministry reporting that 19 aircraft including nuclear-capable bombers had flown into Taiwan’s air defence identification zone.Taiwan has complained for a year or more of repeated missions by the People’s Liberation Army Air Force near the self-ruled island, often in the southwestern part of its air defence zone near the Taiwan-controlled Pratas Island.The latest PLA mission…