18 March 2017

News Story: Taiwan says their missiles can reach mainland China

Indigenous Fighter FC-K-1A with Wan-Chien Indigenous 
Cruise Missiles under-wing
By: Ashley Bunch

WASHINGTON — Taiwan has publicly claimed it’s capable of launching missiles that will hit mainland China, confirmed Minister of National Defense Feng Shih-kuan when asked by a lawmaker.

"It is the first time the ministry has confirmed this," lawmaker Wang Ting-yu told AFP, adding that Taiwanese missiles may be able to travel more than 1,500 kilometers.

In the four-yearly report to parliament Shih-kuan delivered, there was also a pledge to create an enhanced military to protect Taiwan.

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