Pentagon says Ukraine will not distract from Taiwan arms commitments Weapons support to repel Russian invasion ‘will not’ shift US focus from its obligations to provide defence support to Taipei.
U.S. Presses Taiwan to Buy Weapons More Suited to Win Against China
The Biden administration’s push for Taiwan to order missiles and smaller arms for asymmetric warfare has gained urgency since Russia’s invasion of Ukraine.
Taiwan says it cannot afford new US anti-submarine helicopters
Self-governing island, claimed by China, says other weapons deals from the US also delayed amid Russian war in Ukraine.
Taiwan says it can't afford new U.S. anti-submarine helicopters
Taiwan signalled on Thursday that it had abandoned a plan to buy advanced new anti-submarine warfare helicopters from the United States, saying they were too expensive.
Taiwan flags risk of Stinger missile delays, says pressing U.S.
Taiwan's Defence Ministry on Tuesday said deliveries of shoulder-fired Stinger anti-aircraft missiles could be delayed, saying they were pressing the United States to deliver on schedule as the war in Ukraine pressures supplies.
Taiwan presses U.S. regarding risk of Stinger missile delays
Demand heats up for weapons that have kept Russian aircraft at bay in Ukraine
Ukraine war ‘could delay US Stinger missile delivery’ to Taiwan
Shoulder-launched systems have been in big demand for use against Russian forces.
Taiwan considers alternatives after U.S. informs of howitzer delay
Taiwan's Defence Ministry said on Monday it was considering alternative weapons options after the United States informed it that the delivery of an artillery system would be delayed due to a "crowded" production line.