Only a fraction of China’s huge sub fleet, it’s envisioned as a ‘poison shrimp’
Without 2010 economic cooperation pact, Taiwan to lose attractiveness as triangular trade hub
All probable election scenarios indicate next government will be weak
Opinions are divided as to whether China’s invisible hand is at play
Move comes as China’s PLA study battles for Baghdad, Fallujah, Aleppo and Mosul
But Kuomintang likely too sidelined for mainland trip to matter
With the tide of history turning, Xi has no need for a strategic error
Russia's invasion of Ukraine spurs Washington to add new sites closer to where combat is expected
Ongoing breakdown was accidental but future ones could be due to enemy switching to “Active Measures”
Taiwan, thwarted by diminishing recognition from satrapies, puts out the welcome mat for foreign delegations
A partial journalistic traipse around the region