TAIWANESE M60A3 TANKS LINE UP
Taiwanese army displays their Amercian-made M60A3 tanks during a show of its own military strength in Lin Kou military base, about 20km west of Taipei, March 21. More than 2,000 army soldiers are stationed in the base which is strategially important to defend the capital city of Taipei. Taiwan holds the first ever direct presidential elections on March 23. Tension between China and Taiwan remains high following three military exercises by China in Fujian province.