The PLA is looking to bolster its naval strength in the disputed South China Sea. Photo: Reuters

China’s South Sea Fleet gets new unit as military looks to boost its presence in disputed waters

Submarine rescue unit established to support broader range of operations as Beijing seeks to enhance its fighting capabilities

Topic |   South China Sea

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The PLA is looking to bolster its naval strength in the disputed South China Sea. Photo: Reuters
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Teddy Ng

Teddy Ng

Teddy Ng joined the Post’s China desk in 2011, focusing on the nation’s foreign affairs. He is now deputy editor of the section.