US weapons in Taiwan deal could slow mainland China attack: analyst – Yahoo Singapore News

A pending weapons sale by the United States to Taiwan could complicate a potential military campaign by the People’s Liberation Army (PLA) against the self-ruled island, a military analyst said.” data-reactid=”12″>A pending weapons sale by the United States to Taiwan could complicate a potential military campaign by the People’s Liberation Army (PLA) against the self-ruled island, a military analyst said.

The package would provide Taiwan with the High Mobility Artillery Rocket System (HIMARS), Standoff Land Attack Missile-Expanded Response (SLAM-ER) and external sensor pods for F-16 jets.

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