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  • Taiwan President Tsai Ing wen visited an air force base on the island to praise the heroic performance of its pilots.

  • Intercept.

  • The Taiwanese fighter pilots were able to intercept dozens of Chinese army warplanes that crossed the Taiwan Strait center line.

  • The line is an unofficial line that separates mainland China from the self governing island to intercept means to stop someone or something before their expected arrival in American football.

  • An interception is when a defensive player catches a ball thrown by an opposing player.

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