10 noiembrie 2020

Pentagon refutes reports that Marine Raiders are training forces on Taiwan


TOKYO — The Defense Department on Wednesday shot down recent media reports saying special operations Marines were working with forces on Taiwan this week.Taiwanese and Japanese news outlets, which cited Taiwan’s defense ministry and naval command, said the Marine Raiders were at Tsoying Naval Base in Kaohsiung on Monday, training Taiwan marines in assault boat and speedboat infiltration techniques. If true, it would have been the first public acknowledgement of such training by either side [...]