Wendell Minnick (顏文德) is Shephard's Senior Asia Correspondent.
Wendell is an author, commentator, journalist and speaker who has spent two decades covering military and security issues in Asia, including one book on intelligence and over 1,200 articles.
From 2006-2016, Minnick served as the Asia Bureau Chief for Defense News, a Washington-based defence weekly newspaper.
2000-2006: Served as the Taiwan Correspondent for UK-based Jane's Defence Weekly.
Minnick has written numerous books on a variety of military and Cold War topics.
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