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President Biden says if China invades Taiwan - He Will Send the U.S. Military to Drive China Out.

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posted on May, 23 2022 @ 01:24 AM
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Monday, May 23, 2022

President Biden is in Japan for a couple of days. He just finished a meeting with the Prime Minister of Japan, Fumio Kishida.

Biden emerged from the meeting to say the United State military will come to the aid of Taiwan, if China invades.

Biden: US would respond militarily if China invades Taiwan, says 'that's the commitment we made,' reports AP.
Source: apnews.com...
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If AP link is wonky: www.devdiscourse.com...

Why such a provocative statement? Is it possible that U.S. Intelligence is telling Biden that China is planning to invade Taiwan, like Russia invaded Ukraine?

Would we be able to drive China out of Taiwan? Should we?

-CareWeMust

edit on 5/23/2022 by carewemust because: (no reason given)



posted on May, 23 2022 @ 01:40 AM
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I really hope that does not go down ! Long supply lines for the USA and with all the political stuff going on in both countries I could see how a war could be on the agenda. Even without going nuclear it will be a blood bath for all parties concerned IMO.



posted on May, 23 2022 @ 01:56 AM
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a reply to: 727Sky

This post in another thread indicates China is preparing for responses (war) after it invades Taiwan.

www.abovetopsecret.com...

Even Biden supporters know that his "slow" mindset and dementia, emboldens every leader who wants to invade or attack another country.

The Taliban and Russia's success are cause for China's Xi to be optimistic that NOW is the time for him to make his move(s).



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posted on May, 23 2022 @ 02:14 AM
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In other news joe Biden is still pondering the age old question “the bread goes into the toaster. Toast comes out. Where did the bread go?”



posted on May, 23 2022 @ 02:21 AM
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originally posted by: Brotherman
In other news joe Biden is still pondering the age old question “the bread goes into the toaster. Toast comes out. Where did the bread go?”


Believe it or not, the New York Times is so alarmed over how frail Joe Biden is, they wrote an expose about his leadership style that meshes with that example you gave.




posted on May, 23 2022 @ 03:39 AM
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a reply to: carewemust

Beat me to it, I just heard this on the radio on the way home from work.

Unless Brandon knows something we don’t (I’m not convinced he knows anything my dog doesn’t) why make such a provocative and definitive statement?

While I certainly don’t admire or condone authoritarian China and support the right of Taiwan to be a democratically self-governed sovereign nation - what would there be to gain from this?

Then there’s the logistics as 727Sky has alluded to. With the proximity of Taiwan to the Chinese mainland they have a supreme advantage in terms of supply lines, controlling the air, the sea, land based missile launches and the rest.

When China bloodies Americas nose there they will be further emboldened to ratchet up the pressure on Australia. Oh, and as of recently they have a new extension of the existing arrangement in the Solomon Islands....roughly 2000km’s from our coastline where they promised they absolutely, totally, definitely won’t build any military or naval bases.


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posted on May, 23 2022 @ 03:57 AM
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semi-condoctor chips. All highest US military tech uses Tawaiin chips. There are no alternatives. If China gains control of Tawainn, they win the 21st century.



posted on May, 23 2022 @ 05:43 AM
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It’s all posturing by a flaccid old geezer and his political party. But if we should go to war, I will not have a problem with it so long as they send their sons, daughters and own grandkids first. Before they send any of our sons and daughters to die for their war games. If they are willing to sacrifice thieir own kin then it must be important , if not then we should keep our military out of it. Every single politician from top on down should have to sacrifice one of their own if they cast a vote for war. a reply to: carewemust



posted on May, 23 2022 @ 05:56 AM
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As it should be with any war.
a reply to: TacoLoco75



posted on May, 23 2022 @ 06:37 AM
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a reply to: carewemust
There is a big difference between invading Ukraine and Taiwan. However impotent Joe is, you can bet China will think twice before invading Taiwan, because the price is going to be astronomically higher than invading Ukraine.

I'm not saying it can't happen, but that's a true SHTF scenario.



posted on May, 23 2022 @ 07:08 AM
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originally posted by: Brotherman
In other news joe Biden is still pondering the age old question “the bread goes into the toaster. Toast comes out. Where did the bread go?”


Any comments relevant to the actual topic or just a drive by punchline?



posted on May, 23 2022 @ 07:13 AM
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Maybe China locking down their borders is is a clue



posted on May, 23 2022 @ 07:14 AM
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I am against war at all costs, those who die in a war are the poor folk, the wealthy are the one's pointing to the next hill those boys have to take. It's idiotic and there are no winners, only death.

But, we made a promise to Taiwan, much like we did to Ukraine. We aren't living up to our promise to Ukraine, but if we walk out of Taiwan too, we will look like the Afghanistan withdraw was our best moment of the 21st century.

While I miss the mean tweets, I also miss the way Trump was able to avoid war. Cry buckets and make up idiotic reasons why that's not the case, but everyone knows it is. I have to go explore my white rage now, so y'all just kill each others as you see fit.
edit on 23-5-2022 by network dude because: Beto, what a stupid name.



posted on May, 23 2022 @ 07:20 AM
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originally posted by: visitedbythem
Maybe China locking down their borders is is a clue


Their mobilization sweep definitely is. But as CWM astutely pondered, is Taiwan our responsibility and to what extent?


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posted on May, 23 2022 @ 07:34 AM
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Poor Taiwan.

I seem to recall a recent president that tried to get companies to return to the US so we would not have these kinds of problems.



posted on May, 23 2022 @ 07:40 AM
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originally posted by: IAMALLYETALLIAM
a reply to: carewemust

Beat me to it, I just heard this on the radio on the way home from work.

Unless Brandon knows something we don’t (I’m not convinced he knows anything my dog doesn’t) why make such a provocative and definitive statement?



He doesn't mean it and the Chinese know it.

Biden's handlers have written this into his teleprompter as a cover for his support of China.

Biden's handlers are planning to remove tarriffs on goods from China. www.reuters.com...

That is not the move of someone who plans to go to war with a nation when with Russia the first move was economic.

Being generous, and if Biden has a little bit of cognition left, that is not the move of someone who he and his family have received $31 million from China. nypost.com...

That is not the move of a political party whose former President said in public that he wished the US government were more like the Chinese government.

It is a cover and deflection and the Chinese know it.

Unless, the Chinese feel the need to get rid of excess bachelors they created through the one child policy. At the same time the US elite political class in power may want to continue its drive toward depopulation and consolidation of totalitarian rule over what they consider the ignorant masses. Then it may be a mutually planned "war" to help the elite political ruling class of both countries achieve their aims.

An excess of bachelors can destabilize a country and the Chinese know it. COVID didn't depopulate as quickly or create the permanent acceptance of totalitarian rule hoped for by the elite political ruling class in the USA.

Both may think that a war will be beneficial to their respective elite political class' in the long run. War between 2 nuclear powers can mean instant depopulation of targeted specific populations with minimal damage if they coordinate where the damage is done.

The brilliance of it is that each side can blame the other in public and the elite ruling class can sit fat and happy, making themselves into heroes, as they rule over the remaining ignorant peon masses with totalitarian ruthlessness.


edit on 5/23/22 by The2Billies because: grammar



posted on May, 23 2022 @ 07:44 AM
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I wonder if it will be a "clap, you stupid bastards" kind of response. Joe's in China's pocket and fully compromised so I'd expect a significant hit to our own military when this goes down.

I had done a thread along these lines back in 2011 and there's also a reply with a very relevant youtube video that's likely shadowed since the last reply was 8 years ago. Check it out.
www.abovetopsecret.com...



posted on May, 23 2022 @ 07:45 AM
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After the Putin "cannot remain in power" near-catastrophe, surely everybody knows Biden cannot be allowed on live feed, esp. during a foreign trip!

How much longer before something falls out of his mouth, and the other side is not amused?

Anyway per BBC News, diplomacy seems to be holding for now, with China's foreign ministry spokesman saying "We once again urge the US to abide by the One China principle". (Not a great response but China could have taken things a lot worse.)



posted on May, 23 2022 @ 07:54 AM
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A little info about TSMC chip foundry in Taiwan:



It is the world's most valuable semiconductor company,[5] the world's largest dedicated independent (pure-play) semiconductor foundry,[6] and one of Taiwan's largest companies,[7][8] with its headquarters and main operations located in the Hsinchu Science Park in Hsinchu. It is majority owned by foreign investors.[9]


TSMC alone controls over 50% of the global semiconductor market share.

So when China overruns Taiwan (or even if they don't end up taking control but the island is ravaged by fighting), get ready to wait a lot lot longer for that new F-150 that's been delayed due to chip shortages, as in, when Hell freezes over.

The consequences of China taking over (or taking down) Taiwan would be devastating to the tech industry, and as chips/semiconductors have become integral parts of everything from PCs to refrigerators to trucks to doorbells, it's really hard to understate the impact that could have. Without knowing how long (or if) other chip foundries could be setup to take up slack from TSMC, we could be without replacement parts and equipment for making new "stuff" for years.

How the U.S. can let this status quo go on, with the world's leading chip manufacturer sitting a short boat ride from mainland China, is a testament to idiocy, greed and willful ignorance of those running the U.S..

Some senators/politicians have surely been paid off to look the other way on the Taiwain issue, and strategically planning to endure a loss of Taiwan chip mfg capacity.

Some senators/politicians are simply that stupid (or in many cases too old/senile) to understand the significance of what's at stake.

Some senators/politicians are so naive and gullible to believe that nobody would ever shatter the global supply chain by moving on Taiwan.

So the U.S. cannot afford to lose the tech manufacturing that Taiwan supplies. The best move would be to setup our own TSMC inside CONNUS, but again, that's too easy and too clever, which is why those friendly to China or those too stupid/trusting to understand what's at risk, are in power right now.



posted on May, 23 2022 @ 08:00 AM
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originally posted by: Ahabstar
Poor Taiwan.

I seem to recall a recent president that tried to get companies to return to the US so we would not have these kinds of problems.



Any business that prefers Taiwan economy can suffer Taiwan's fate. Better to lose a couple toes than a whole leg.




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