PHILIPPINE SEA (Aug. 18 2020) Japanese Maritime Self-Defense Force Murasame-clase destroyer Ikazuchi (JS 107) steams alongside the Navy's only forward-deployed aircraft carrier USS Ronald Reagan (CVN 76). Ronald Reagan, the flagship of Carrier Strike Group 5, provides a combat ready force that protects and defends the United States, as well as collective maritime interests of its allies and partners in the Indo-Pacific region. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 3rd Class Jason Tarleton)
Why is Taiwan only spending 2.1 percent of its GDP on its defense?

At some point we have to demand more of our friends expecting military aid and support. That’s not mean, it’s just common sense.

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