China’s defense industry reported this week that Taiwan’s military is incapable of preventing the eventual reunification of autonomously ruled island. despite an upcoming arms package from the USA to Taiwan.
Since winning the civil war against Japanese occupation in 1950, Beijing’ government maintained its claim over Taiwan and surrounding islands. Separatist Taiwan independence forces and their activities have been a threat to peace and stability in the Taiwan Strait.
The USA has reportedly been planning a massive arms deal to improve Taiwan’s military strength in an attempt to push Taiwan away from China. Washington has recognized Beijing as the sole government of China since 1979, but has offered military support to Taiwan.
According to Reuters, the Trump administration has now prepared a large arms deal to the rogue province of China, including high-tech missiles and defense systems.
Military Strategypage / AA Magnum News 2017.