August 2, 2011
Taiwan Military Inching Toward Surrender
Jens Kastner, Asia Times
TAIPEI - In hardly a gesture of friendliness to its neighbors, China's Defense Ministry has confirmed the People Liberation Army Navy's (PLA Navy) aircraft carrier program. The announcement comes just days after the Taiwanese military released its regular defense white paper, which some observers likened to the island waving a white flag of surrender.
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