Taiwan expects increased ‘psychological warfare’ attacks after Pelosi visit

Taiwan expects increased ‘psychological warfare’ attacks after Pelosi visit

Visiting US House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (centre) waves to journalists during her arrival at the Parliament in Taipei on August 3, 2022. — AFP pic

Wednesday, 03 Aug 2022 8:53 PM MYT

BEIJING, Aug 3 — Taiwan expects to be the target of increased “psychological warfare” in coming days, a government official said today, referring to misinformation campaigns meant to sway public opinion.

The official was speaking at a media briefing following a visit by US House Speaker Nancy Pelosi that angered Beijing. — Reuters