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(Alexandra Minor/U.S. Air Force via AP) More evidence about the forward thinking of the Trump administration is being revealed. This only serves to heighten the awareness of how precarious our foreign affairs are under a President Joe Biden.
The Wall Street Journal released information on some secret operations: A U.S. special-operations unit and a contingent of Marines have been secretly operating in Taiwan to train military forces there, U.S. officials said, part of efforts to shore up the island’s defenses as concern regarding potential Chinese aggression mounts. About two dozen members of U.S. special-operations and support troops are conducting training for small units of Taiwan’s ground forces, the officials said. The U.S. Marines are working with local maritime forces on small-boat training. The American forces have been operating in Taiwan for at least a year, the officials said. Were we still under a Trump administration, this would be comforting news. With the botched Afghanistan withdrawal and the continued craven malfeasance of the nation’s military leadership , Americans should be rightly concerned about more of our elite fighting men being used as political pawns. The U.S. special-operations deployment is a sign of concern within the Pentagon over Taiwan’s tactical capabilities in light of Beijing’s yearslong military buildup and recent threatening moves against the island. Taiwan and U.S. officials have expressed alarm over nearly 150 flights near Taiwan in the past week by Chinese military aircraft. The Chinese aircraft have included J-16 jet fighters, H-6 strategic bombers and Y-8 submarine-spotting aircraft and have set a record for such sorties, according to the Taiwan government. China is obviously flexing its muscles and showing its intent to take over Taiwan, no matter what the conventional wisdom indicates. The article says that the nation has been conducting sorties of J-16 jet fighters, H-6 strategic bombers, and Y-8 submarine-spotting aircraft near Taiwan during the past week. At least 150 instances have been recorded by the Taiwanese government.
The Chinese Communist Party considers Taiwan a part of China, and plans to take control of the island by any means necessary. Top U.S. military officials testified earlier this year […]
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