Taiwan’s Air Force Indigenous Defense Fighter (IDF) jets inside a hangar at a military base in Penghu island, Taiwan in September 2020. Photo: EPA-EFE Taiwan’s Air Force Indigenous Defense Fighter (IDF) jets inside a hangar at a military base in Penghu island, Taiwan in September 2020. Photo: EPA-EFE
Taiwan’s Air Force Indigenous Defense Fighter (IDF) jets inside a hangar at a military base in Penghu island, Taiwan in September 2020. Photo: EPA-EFE
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US touts Taiwan ‘porcupine’ strategy to thwart Chinese threat

  • Washington to make clear Taipei must avoid any provocative action that would compel Beijing to respond, officials say
  • US pressures Taiwan to increase its military spending, invest in more mobile coastal cruise missile systems and strengthen its military reserves

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Taiwan’s Air Force Indigenous Defense Fighter (IDF) jets inside a hangar at a military base in Penghu island, Taiwan in September 2020. Photo: EPA-EFE Taiwan’s Air Force Indigenous Defense Fighter (IDF) jets inside a hangar at a military base in Penghu island, Taiwan in September 2020. Photo: EPA-EFE
Taiwan’s Air Force Indigenous Defense Fighter (IDF) jets inside a hangar at a military base in Penghu island, Taiwan in September 2020. Photo: EPA-EFE
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