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Taiwan bolsters defences with minelaying ships

Taiwan on Friday commissioned new navy minelayers to add to its defences against mainland China.President Tsai Ing-wen presided over a commissioning ceremony for the navy’s First and Second Mining Operations Squadrons, which will operate ships able to automatically sow large numbers of small but powerful mines at high speed without the need for divers.Such technologies are part of a strategy to deter any possible invasion from the mainland, with its huge army and vast superiority in numbers of… ...

Taiwan on Friday commissioned new navy minelayers to add to its defences against mainland China.President Tsai Ing-wen presided over a commissioning ceremony for the navy’s First and Second Mining Operations Squadrons, which will operate ships able to automatically sow large numbers of small but powerful mines at high speed without the need for divers.Such technologies are part of a strategy to deter any possible invasion from the mainland, with its huge army and vast superiority in numbers of…

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