Face Off Over The Taiwan Strait
Reuben F. Johnson | 04/29/2019
A Taiwanese F-16 fighter escorts a Chinese H-6K bomber said to have
flown over the Bashi Channel south of Taiwan in this photo released by
the Taiwanese Ministry of Defense on May 11, 2018. As China's military
modernization progresses, it has stepped up training flights near Taiwan.
Tensions are growing in the Taiwan Strait. Between China's increasingly aggressive regional stance, U.S. efforts to deter Beijing and Taiwan's determination to remain independent, there are a...