Taiwan navy commissions stealth missile corvette to aid asymmetric war strategy against Beijing

Taiwan’s navy has commissioned its first stealth missile corvette to boost its deterrence capability and defend the island amid growing military threats from Beijing.The multi-mission corvette Ta Jiang (PGG-619), dubbed carrier killer, was commissioned on Thursday at the same time the island’s navy took delivery of a high-speed minelayer under the supervision of Taiwanese President Tsai Ing-wen at a shipyard in Suao in northeast Taiwan.Both vessels were produced by Lung Teh Shipbuilding Company…