Taiwan hopes for a Trump effect

President-elect Trump has said that the “one-China” policy could be leveraged to get a better “deal” from China. Should Taiwan expect Beijing’s wrath or just a shaken status-quo? Klaus Bardenhagen reports from Taipei. Source: Deutsche…


Beefing up Defense Against Chinese ‘Carrier Killers’

The U.S. Navy yesterday intercepted a medium range ballistic missile (MRBM) target using the new SM-6 Dual I interceptor, proving the capability of the upgraded multi-mission missile to defend the fleet against ‘carrier killer’ ballistic…