Taiwan denies defense charges from fo...

Taiwan denies defense charges from former US rep

There are 1 comment on the miamiherald.com story from Mar 18, 2013, titled Taiwan denies defense charges from former US rep. In it, miamiherald.com reports that:

Responding to a hard-hitting attack from a former top U.S. diplomat, Taiwan's defense ministry has blamed "political factors" and "budgetary considerations" for the island's lack of military readiness to deal with a possible Chinese attack.

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Ted Jacobs

Taichung, Taiwan

#1 Mar 18, 2013
Taiwan's Defense Ministry should ask this former top U.S. diplomat why Washington does not give Taiwan diplomatic recognition.

America should also welcome Taiwan to the UN to give the democratic island nation a strong support that no amount of 2nd.-tier US arms can give.

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