China—PLA Ramps Up Drills In S. China Sea

South China Morning Post | 07/31/2020

The Chinese military has been holding "high-intensity" air and naval exercises in the South China Sea, reports the South China Morning Post. H-6G and H-6J bombers practiced nighttime take-offs, long-range missions and striking maritime targets, the Chinese Defense Ministry said on Thursday. The drills were part of regularly scheduled operations to maintain readiness, said a ministry spokesman. The timing and location were not revealed. Separately, the Southern Theater Command announced...

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