Harpoon missiles

Chinese Media Threaten to Bomb Taiwan’s U.S.-Made Weapons

China’s state-run Global Times issued the latest denunciation of U.S. arms sales to Taiwan on Tuesday, adding a threat to deliver the “ultimate warning” by sending the People’s Liberation Army (PLA) to “destroy” the weapons Taiwan purchased from America.

HUALIEN, TAIWAN: A ground crew of Taiwan's air force prepares to load a Sparrow air-to-air missile onto an F-16 fighter deployed in the eastern Hualien airbase, 17 August 2004. The air force confirmed it had carried out its first test firing of US-made Harpoon anti-ship missiles in a display of …