特別是本文結論： The US hence needs to consider how its interests may be damaged by Taiwan’s military pension reform policy. Taiwan’s military personnel may lose the will to defend themselves if they feel betrayed by President Tsai. In that case, Washington would have no reason to help Taiwan defend itself. The US should also consider that Taiwan’s military personnel may not hesitate to double cross a regime that they feel has turned its back on them by passing to China confidential materials shared between Washington and Taipei. In this manner, the US’ national security and security interests in the Asia-Pacific would be compromised.