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Taiwan jets respond to second Chinese air incursion this week

22 military planes enter Taipei defense zone Thursday

Taiwanese fighter pilot Yen Hsiang-sheng sits inside an F-16V jet during a drill in January.   © Reuters

TAIPEI (Reuters) -- Taiwan said it scrambled jets again on Thursday to warn away 22 Chinese aircraft in its air defense zone, the second large-scale incursion reported this week and the latest sign of tensions between Taipei and Beijing.

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