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Indo-Pacific Command nominee adds to concerns of Taiwan invasion by China

  • U.S. EMBASSY IN BANGKOK VIA ASSOCIATED PRESS / 2019
                                Adm. John Aquilino talks to reporters at the U.S. Embassy in Bangkok.

    U.S. EMBASSY IN BANGKOK VIA ASSOCIATED PRESS / 2019

    Adm. John Aquilino talks to reporters at the U.S. Embassy in Bangkok.

The likely new head of U.S. Indo-Pacific Command on Oahu told a Senate panel that the possibility of a Chinese invasion of Taiwan “is much closer to us than most think” but gave less specificity than current commander Adm. Phil Davidson, who recently cautioned such a move might happen in the next six years. Read more

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