View Full Version : Pentagon OKs Ship Killing Air Launch Harpoon Missile Sale to Taiwan

08-28-2008, 08:44 AM
Pentagon OKs Air Launch Harpoon missile sale to Taiwan

Guangzhou, China -- Washington will sell $90 million worth of anti-ship missiles to Taiwan, ending what some analysts said has been a U.S. freeze on arms sales that was designed to ease cross-strait tension between China and Taiwan. The Department of Defense has given the go-ahead for the purchase of 60 Harpoon Air Launch missiles