PRESIDENT TRUMP SHOULD MAKE THESE AN ANNUAL EVENT: Taiwan Announces Military Exercises With U.S. Marines. “Amphibious joint exercises between U.S. Marine Raiders and the Taiwanese Marine Corps began in Taiwan this week and were described as ‘routine’ by Taiwan’s Naval Command, the first admission of direct Taiwanese-American military cooperation since 1979, according to Newsweek. Taiwanese soldiers will receive a month of amphibious training under the U.S. Marines.”