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Highway to the danger zone

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On Tuesday, the People’s Liberation Army Air Force (PLAAF) sent 28 warplanes on sorties into Taiwan’s Air Defense Identification Zone (ADIZ).

This was the largest single-day mission since the island began regularly reporting such activity last year.The previous record was 25 planes on April 12.