Taiwan’s armed forces still trying to cover up scandals

Want China Times
Date: 2015-04-05
By: Lee Ming-hsien and Staff Reporter

Discipline in Taiwan’s armed forces is degrading and people can expect to see even more

An AH-64E Apache attack helicopter pilot over Tainan on Dec. 13, 2013. (Photo courtesy of 601st Aviation Brigade)

An AH-64E Apache attack helicopter pilot over Tainan on Dec. 13, 2013. (Photo courtesy of 601st Aviation Brigade)

scandals in the future with more officers sacked if nothing is done to address the situation, reports our Chinese-language sister newspaper China Times.

The most recent major scandal involved TV celebrity Janet Lee publishing photos of herself and family members on her Facebook page on board an AH-64E Apache attack helicopter following a visit to the military barrack of the ROC Army’s 601st Aviation Brigade in Taoyuan, where the attack helicopter squadron is based. The Apache is currently Taiwan’s most advanced military helicopter.  [FULL  STORY]

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