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  1. News - China - TAIWAN

    Former military officers jailed for recruiting spies for Beijing

    Posted Feb 22nd 2014, 04:48am by AFP

    ... for the mainland. Ex-navy lieutenant Chien Ching-kuo was convicted yesterday of violating the national security law, along with Lu Chun-chun. Lu recruited Chien to join the Communist Party with a paid ... by mainland officials in a bid to recruit them to spy for Beijing. This included a former commander in charge of political warfare at the navy's meteorology and oceanography office, who agreed ...

  2. News - China - TAIWAN

    Taiwan's military drills in disputed waters to step up pressure on Manila

    Posted May 14th 2013, 12:00am by Lawrence Chung

    ... Lawrence Chung in Taipei lawrence.chung@scmp.com Navy and coastguard to hold joint exercise on Thursday 'in waters south of Taiwan' to show island's resolve over ... as angry protesters burned the Philippine flag in front of Manila's representative office in Taipei. Deputy Defence Minister Andrew Yang said Taiwan's navy and coastguard would hold ...

  3. News - China - TAIWAN

    Taiwanese film director faces probe over naval base ploy

    Posted Jul 04th 2013, 04:27pm by Agence France-Presse in Taipei

    ... of violating a law that bans Chinese nationals from entering military facilities, the navy said. The navy said it had decided to withdraw all assistance to Niu for his upcoming movie Military Paradise ... on visitors to prevent similar cases from happening again,” it said in a statement. We regret the incident and we will punish those responsible Taiwanese navy Niu, known for Monga  and Love  starring ...

  4. News - China - TAIWAN

    Taiwanese naval drill stokes tension with the Philippines

    Posted May 17th 2013, 12:00am by Lawrence Chung

    ... Lawrence Chung in Taipei lawrence.chung@scmp.com Destroyer, frigates and missile-carrying jets join coastguard ships off of the Philippines Taiwanese navy ups Manila tension Taiwan staged ... "The drill is aimed at practising joint patrols between the navy and the coastguard in protecting our fishermen, as well as maritime rescue operations," Taiwanese defence ministry ...

  5. News - China - TAIWAN

    Taiwan stages military drill as Philippines row continues

    Posted May 16th 2013, 07:04pm by AFP

    ... Taiwan’s navigation and fishing rights,” said Vice Admiral Hsu Pei-shan, the Navy Chief of Staff, Central News Agency reported. ...

  6. News - China - TAIWAN

    Taiwan to buy two warships from US

    Posted Nov 05th 2012, 01:16pm by AFP

    ... Agence France-Presse in Taipei Taiwan plans to buy two warships from the United States as part of an effort to modernise its naval force amid a perceived military threat from Beijing, defence minister Kao Hua-chu said on Monday. The two Oliver Hazard Perry-class frigates, now serving in the US navy, will be delivered to Taiwan by 2015, Kao said while answering questions ...

  7. News - China - TAIWAN

    Upgraded early warning aircraft arrive in Taiwan

    Posted Mar 10th 2013, 03:08pm by AFP

    ... navy. Equipped with two eight-blade propellers and a dome on the back which houses antennas for their long-range radars, the planes were transported to the southern port of Kaohsiung ...

  8. News - China - TAIWAN

    Three Taiwan ex-officers arrested in spy case

    Posted Oct 29th 2012, 12:22pm by AFP

    ... in the navy, was suspected of luring his former colleagues and making illegal gains,” it said. Defence ministry spokesman David Lo confirmed two other former military officers have also been arrested ...

  9. News - China - TAIWAN

    Taiwan to build minesweepers to combat blockade threat

    Posted Sep 03rd 2012, 06:01pm by Agence France-Presse in Taipei

    ... He was citing the defence ministry’s draft next year budget. “Once the project is completed, the navy’s anti-blockade capabilities will be enhanced significantly,” he said in a statement, ...



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