Taiwan says Liaoning will eventually sail out to second island chain

Taiwan’s Defense Minister Feng Shih-kuan said China’s aircraft carrier Liaoning will eventually venture out to the second island chain in the Pacific Ocean.

Geographic Boundaries of the First and Second Island Chains
By DoD (Image:China Report 2006.pdf) [Public domain], via Wikimedia Commons

Speaking at the opening of Tamkang Strategic School’s annual assembly in Taipei. Feng said the current training grounds in the East and Yellow Seas would be unable to meet Chinese demands for high seas training.

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