Your Strategic Target, My Native Land (II): An Island in the Island Chain Strategy—Looking at Cross-Strait Relations From the Military Perspective

The Taiwan Strait is recognized by the international community as one of the world’s most dangerous powder kegs in 2021. Facing China’s various “area denial” operations, the United States held multiple joint drills in the Pacific with its allies. Meanwhile, Russia and China carried out joint air patrols. As the arms race between the world’s leading powers escalates, how should a small country in the frontline protect itself?

  • Speaker

    Chieh Chung, Senior Assistant Research Fellow, National Policy Foundation

  • Moderator

    Su Tzu-Yun, Head of the Division of Defense Strategy and Resources, Institute for National Defense and Security Research