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February 15, 2023

Ukraine: Lessons for War in the Middle East and Taiwan

Featuring Becca Wasser

Source: France 24

Journalist AFP Staff

Western stockpiles of everything are down, from small ammunition to high-end precision munitions and air defense. Ukraine's allies are straining to catch up with demand. Becca Wasser at the Center for a New American Security said a recent war-game exercise over a Chinese invasion of Taiwan showed a "pretty daunting" pace of munitions use.

And like Ukraine, she said, "We shouldn't assume that a US-China conflict over Taiwan would be swift." Rondeaux said the United States needs to share technology and help NATO allies develop coordinated production.

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  • Becca Wasser

    Senior Fellow, Defense Program

    Becca Wasser is a Senior Fellow for the Defense Program and lead of The Gaming Lab at CNAS. Her research areas include defense strategy, force design, strategic and operationa...