China launches 19,000 ton landing dock ship to support amphibious assaults
China is starting to build out their amphibious assault capabilities. Taiwan should be extremely concerned about this latest milestone in an ongoing military trend in the PLAN (Chinese navy). But in the last several years, the Taiwanese Parliament has killed defense spending projects one after the other. Sadly, I doubt that this latest improvement in China's invasion capabilities will wake them up.
* I have the right to live, thus I have the right to defend my life from attackers who would take it from me.
* I have the right to my private property, thus I have the right to defend my property from thieves who would take it from me.
* I have the right to self-determination, thus I have the right to defend my liberty from tyrants who would take it from me.
* The only usable tools for these tasks are guns, and thus I have the right to shoot anyone who would take my guns from me.