NATO Forces Participate in PHIBEX 21navy

April 23, 2021 – Standing NATO Maritime Group Two (SNMG2) participated in the Italy-led exercise PHIBEX off the Sardinia coast 12-23 April, 2021. This exercise represents an outstanding opportunity to train in littoral waters and amphibious operations. Maritime and air assets from Italy and SNMG2 exercised together in the Central Mediterranean Sea providing an outstanding and not so common opportunity…

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Taiwan Denies Submarine Force Poor Morale

November 1, 2020 (Google Translation) – In response to media reports of “the morale of the submarine team is depressed,” the Navy Command stated today (1) that the content of the report was purely speculative and inconsistent with facts. The Naval Command further stated that the submarine national construction project has completed the contract for major and minor equipment and…

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Taiwanese Navy Denies Press Complaints on Coastal Defense Harpoon

August 29, 2020 (Google Translation) – In response to the media report that “Taiwan’s purchase of shore-mounted harpoon attack missiles from the United States increased to NT$80 billion”, the Naval Command stated today (29) that the report does not match the facts. This section explains as follows: 1. In response to the increasing threats of the enemy situation, based on…

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