“My recommendation would be to give Taiwan scores of cruise missiles (or to encourage the Taiwanese to build massive amounts of their own cruise missiles), coupled with the EA-18 Growlers (as well as the E-2D Hawkeyes that support the Growlers) that would be needed to suppress and overcome the Chinese S-400 threat. Taiwan has a handful of Hawkeyes and would need considerable amounts of Growlers to make their S-400 countermeasures fully effective. The United States must make selling Taiwan these upgraded systems a major priority in its relations with Taiwan.”
The experts were all wrong about the Brexit vote and its after effects. The Weichert Report was the only one right. Now, we at TWR, are beginning to fear the political, cultural, and geostratetic implications of a continued Chinese slowdown in demand. Things might not be pretty, but if you read this piece, you’ll know what to look for.