Taiwan United States for the abolition of the submarine procurement group may terminate the relevant arms purchase plan
Data Figure: Taiwan Navy’s submarine base overhaul
BEIJING, Oct. 20 (Xinhua) “CNA” invoke “Defense News” reports that Taiwan’s submarine procurement group in the United States may have to close, mainly due to the submarine procurement opportunities more remote, than to stop operating in order to save money. Reported that, once abolished, would be tantamount to declaring the submarine purchase plan aborted.
reported that Taiwan is considering the abolition of the U.S. Navy submarine in the Executive Office of (PEO Sub) group, although based on political considerations should not be closed, but those in charge should make the final decision soon.
former U.S. defense official said, before the official announcement, the Working Group are or will continue to operate, “So far, the group still exists”; but if that abolition, it means that procurement plans, “the official death” .