Staff of Chinese Embassy to Portugal, Portuguese Chinese and Portuguese navy officers see Chinese navy escort fleet off in Lisbon, capital of Portugal. Photo: XinhuaStaff of Chinese Embassy to Portugal, Portuguese Chinese and Portuguese navy officers see Chinese navy escort fleet off in Lisbon, capital of Portugal. Photo: Xinhua
Staff of Chinese Embassy to Portugal, Portuguese Chinese and Portuguese navy officers see Chinese navy escort fleet off in Lisbon, capital of Portugal. Photo: Xinhua

China's hunger for energy feeds its naval ambitions

Hooman Peimani says security for its sea cargo and fuel tankers may rely on its expansion plan

Topic |   Energy
Staff of Chinese Embassy to Portugal, Portuguese Chinese and Portuguese navy officers see Chinese navy escort fleet off in Lisbon, capital of Portugal. Photo: XinhuaStaff of Chinese Embassy to Portugal, Portuguese Chinese and Portuguese navy officers see Chinese navy escort fleet off in Lisbon, capital of Portugal. Photo: Xinhua
Staff of Chinese Embassy to Portugal, Portuguese Chinese and Portuguese navy officers see Chinese navy escort fleet off in Lisbon, capital of Portugal. Photo: Xinhua
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