By: Wang Cheng-chung and Lee Hsin-Yin
Taipei, May 13 (CNA) Images of the Patriot Advanced Capability-3 (PAC-3) missiles Taiwan acquired from the United States were published Wednesday by Taipei-based Youth Daily News, about two months earlier than they were intended to be displayed.
Photos of the missiles, which were scheduled for a demonstration during a military display in July in commemoration of the country’s victory in the eight-year war against the invasion of Japan (1937-1945) , appeared in a feature of the newspaper run by the Ministry of National Defense.
Also introduced in the article are soldiers at Battalion 633, who are responsible for maintaining the U.S.-made weapon. [FULL STORY]