30 noiembrie 2021

The Uncomfortable Reality of the U.S. Army’s Role in a War Over Taiwan

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While it was once taboo for U.S. officials to publicly discuss defending Taiwan, the conversation now unfolds openly and pointedly . The contentious U.S.-Chinese relationship has become the centerpiece of U.S. military strategy , planning , and spending , with some calling for an even more overt focus on Taiwan. How exactly the U.S. military might defend Taiwan is still largely conjecture, but public discussions foreshadow a high-tech concept of warfare dominated by the Navy and Air Force , [...]