Troops Quietly Gathering in the South China Sea
Amid increasing tensions between Taiwan and China, Marines and US Special Operation troops have been collectively and secretly training for the past year with its military in Taiwan.
Small units on the ground in Taiwan are training with US Special Ops and maritime training is occurring with Marines.
China has been an ever increasing presence in the region and many of their flights of military aircraft around the island have been cause for concern as of late. On October 4, the People’s Liberation Army conducted 56 military flights alone; 149 in a span of four days.