Is military service worth it? Taiwan youth ask

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Is military service worth it? Taiwan youth ask

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Taiwan's armed forces is phasing out national service, and is planning to replace conscription with an all-volunteer military system. Of concern is not just the growing military imbalance with mainland China - where President Xi Jinping refuses to rule out the use of force against separatists - but also how young Taiwanese aren't keen on military service. 

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