Taiwanese military personnel take part in a live-fire exercise in Penghu on October 10. Photo: EPA-EFE
Taiwanese military personnel take part in a live-fire exercise in Penghu on October 10. Photo: EPA-EFE
Taiwan

Better training needed if Taiwan extends mandatory military service, experts say

  • Talk of extending conscription period from four months has increased since Russia invaded Ukraine
  • Tsai administration accused of stalling decision due to plan’s unpopularity with young voters

Taiwanese military personnel take part in a live-fire exercise in Penghu on October 10. Photo: EPA-EFE
Taiwanese military personnel take part in a live-fire exercise in Penghu on October 10. Photo: EPA-EFE
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