U.S. Aims to Turn Taiwan Into Giant Weapons Depot

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Officials say Taiwan needs to become a “porcupine” with enough weapons to hold out if the Chinese military blockades and invades it, even if Washington decides to send troops.
2 months ago·Washington, United States

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U.S. Aims to Turn Taiwan Into Giant Weapons Depot

WASHINGTON — American officials are intensifying efforts to build a giant stockpile of weapons in Taiwan after studying recent naval and air force exercises by the Chinese military around the island, according to current and former officials. The exercises showed that China would probably blockade the island as a prelude to any attempted invasion, and Taiwan would have to hold out on its own until the United States or other nations intervened, if

2 months ago·New York, United States
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U.S. Aims to Turn Taiwan Into Giant Weapons Depot

“American officials are intensifying efforts to build a giant stockpile of weapons in Taiwan after studying recent naval and air force exercises by the Chinese military around the island,” the New York Times reports.“The exercises showed that China would probably blockade the island as a prelude to any attempted invasion, and Taiwan would have to hold out on its own until the United States or other nations intervened, if they decided to do that.…

2 months ago·New York, United States
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