PLA minesweepers pictured during an exercise. Photo: Handout PLA minesweepers pictured during an exercise. Photo: Handout
PLA minesweepers pictured during an exercise. Photo: Handout

Chinese military steps up anti-mine drills as Taiwan builds sea defences to thwart invasion

  • Taipei is investigating heavily in hi-tech asymmetric defences in the hope of delaying landings long enough for the US to come to its aid
  • Recent mainland Chinese drills were designed to test the PLA’s ability to counter these underwater weapons

Topic |   Taiwan
PLA minesweepers pictured during an exercise. Photo: Handout PLA minesweepers pictured during an exercise. Photo: Handout
PLA minesweepers pictured during an exercise. Photo: Handout
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