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Taiwan news channel accidentally reports 'China has invaded' in terrifying TV mix-up

China had invaded.Public broadcaster CTS had to hurriedly reassure the public that no attack was imminent after people began calling government offices to ask whether they were in danger.Bosses at the television station blamed the gaffe on an unknown member of staff.They revealed that the text had been inadvertently taken out of an emergency disaster drill and placed in the bottom-of-screen ticker bar during a 7am broadcast.The shocking bulletin read: "Communist forces strike New Taipei City with guided missiles.""Naval vessel explodes, facilities, ships damaged at Port of Taipei. Arson and explosives placed by suspected special forces at Banqiao Station, no casualties".

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