Taiwan—Army Reorganization To Emphasize Joint Operations

Defense News | 05/18/2021

Taiwan has announced plans to revamp its military command structure to emphasize joint service operations, reports Defense News. Under the plan, the army's various corps and defense commands will be redesignated as distinct joint theater commands, Defense Minister Chiu Kuo-cheng told lawmakers on May 10. The Penghu, Huadong, Sixth, Eighth and 10th army corps will be renamed as the First, Second, Third, Fourth and Fifth combat theater commands, responsible for the Penghu Islands west...

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