Notwithstanding the Chinese coercive posturing in Taiwan's air and maritime space, US has also increased its military posturing in the region. The recent statement of Mike Pompeo indicating redeployment of some of its forces from Europe to Indo-Pacific indicates that US is in no mood to give walkover to PLA depite fighting Coronavirus. Recently, the … Continue reading Why CPC’s Threat of Uniting Taiwan by Force doesn’t make Strategic Sense for China?
Sharing comments of mine on articles by Minni Chan in South China Morning Post SCMP of 15 March 2018, along with my latest update on the issue as on 20 March 2018. When US President Donald Trump approved a travel bill allowing American representatives to meet their counterparts on the self-ruled Taiwan calling itself “Republic … Continue reading Is Beijing planning to take Taiwan back … by force? SCMP