A Chinese fleet consisting of seven naval vessels departed from east China's harbour city of Qingdao on Monday to participate in Sino-Russian joint naval drills scheduled for July 5 to 12. Photo: Xinhua A Chinese fleet consisting of seven naval vessels departed from east China's harbour city of Qingdao on Monday to participate in Sino-Russian joint naval drills scheduled for July 5 to 12. Photo: Xinhua
A Chinese fleet consisting of seven naval vessels departed from east China's harbour city of Qingdao on Monday to participate in Sino-Russian joint naval drills scheduled for July 5 to 12. Photo: Xinhua

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A Chinese fleet consisting of seven naval vessels departed from east China's harbour city of Qingdao on Monday to participate in Sino-Russian joint naval drills scheduled for July 5 to 12. Photo: Xinhua A Chinese fleet consisting of seven naval vessels departed from east China's harbour city of Qingdao on Monday to participate in Sino-Russian joint naval drills scheduled for July 5 to 12. Photo: Xinhua
A Chinese fleet consisting of seven naval vessels departed from east China's harbour city of Qingdao on Monday to participate in Sino-Russian joint naval drills scheduled for July 5 to 12. Photo: Xinhua
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