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China requests US drop proposed $2.2bn arms deal to Taiwan

Beijing scrutinizes potential deal as a 'rough obstruction', hurting its sway and security interests. 

Outside service representative Geng Shuang says China communicates 'solid disappointment and unfaltering restriction' to the move

China has requested that the United States "quickly drop" a potential $2.2bn arms deal to Taiwan, including fight tanks and hostile to airplane rockets.

The move would be Washington's first-class military deal to the equitably represented island in decades, and comes in the midst of decaying ties between the US and China, the world's two biggest economies that have been secured a sharp exchange war.

It dangers further increasing strains with China, which thinks about Taiwan as a breakaway area and has not precluded the utilization of power to bring oneself ruled island under its control.

Tending to correspondents on Tuesday, Chinese remote service representative Geng Shuang said that Beijing had held up formal grumblings t…