China has again said it will "reunite Taiwan with the mainland," as tensions ramp up further between Beijing and the self-governing island.
President Xi Jinping told a Communist Party gathering that such a move would happen peacefully, and that China could never tolerate any form of separatism. Taiwan has responded by saying it is a sovereign nation, and that its people would decide their future. Taipei has been bristling over China's recent military incursions.
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