Top Taiwan official leading missile production found dead in hotel room, report says

Deputy head of Taiwan defence ministry’s research and development unit died from a heart attack

Vishwam Sankaran
Saturday 06 August 2022 09:18 BST
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A top Taiwan defence ministry official leading a missile production unit was found dead on Saturday morning in a hotel room, reported government-controlled Central News Agency (CNA).

Ou Yang Li-hsing, who was the deputy head of the Taiwan military-owned National Chung-Shan Institute of Science and Technology, died from a heart attack.

The official was found dead in a hotel room in southern Taiwan but there were no signs of ‘intrusion’, according to CNA.

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