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Posts Tagged ‘Defense’

Defense

VOTE 2016: How Much Should Candidates Say About Defense?

How does the next commander-in-chief intend to defend the nation against external aggression?

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Defense

Planning for the Unthinkable

A newly inaugurated President Tsai Ing-wen should move decisively to strengthen Taiwan’s ability to deter the possibility of a Chinese military attack by improving its standing in the United States

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‘Blood and Genes’: China’s Alarming New Military Recruitment Campaign

A new Chinese Navy recruitment video released last week engages in a disturbing expression of nationalism and militarism

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China’s New S-400 SAM: Implications for Taiwan

China has a wide range of options to make the skies over Taiwan a hostile territory for Taiwanese pilots, but its new advanced air defense system is not likely to be one of them

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Defense, Special Report

Taiwanese Military Reform and PLA Political Warfare

Military transformation cannot ignore the human element

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Defense

Taiwan’s Navy Sails in the Right Direction

It’s time for some good news from the military

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Defense

Taiwan’s ‘Apache-gate’ and a Call for Restraint

Security violations are a serious matter. But Taiwanese media and the opposition should not blow things out of proportion

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Defense

M503 Might Just Be the Beginning

Beijing’s new commercial air route next to Taiwanese air force training areas is potentially dangerous. It is also yet another step in its quest to slowly change the status quo along China’s maritime border

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What Israel Can Teach Taiwan

Both Israel and Taiwan face existential threats. Can Taiwan learn anything from Israel’s approach to keeping its at bay? Veteran journalist Peter Enav weighs in

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The Sky Isn’t Falling Over Taiwan

Overly bleak pictures of Taiwan’s willingness and ability to defend its way of life are not only misleading, they play right into Beijing’s political warfare strategy

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