The US House Spokesperson Nancy Pelosi decides to tour Asia after arrival in Hawaii and see the USS Arizona and Pearl Harbor Memorial.

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Pelosi's office said, she will tour four Asian countries, including South Korea, Japan, Malaysia, and Singapore.

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The announcement didn’t mention Taiwan, although recently rumor that Pelosi maybe schedules a visit to the independent democracy of 24M people.

China said on Monday that if Speaker of the US House Nancy Pelosi tour Taiwan, its army "not sit idly by."

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China's foreign ministry released the latest alert at a routine meeting.

Chinese Communist Party claims that Taiwan is part of its area, although it doesn’t have its control, and also warns Pelosi against touring Taiwan.

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After a fuel break in Hawaii, the delegation obtained a briefing from US Indo-Pacific Command leaders, where they toured the USS Arizona and Pearl Harbor Memorial, Pelosi said.

China sees a senior United States official's tour to Taiwan as a sign of encouragement for the Taiwan pro-independence camp.

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Although Washington has no formal diplomatic links with Taiwan, it is required by United States law to give Taiwan the means of self-defense.