The drills were held on the Horqin grassland, part of the Zhurihe military training base, over the weekend, as temperatures plunged to minus 17 degrees Celsius. Photo: Defence ministry

Chinese border troops hold drills in sub-zero temperatures amid tensions on Korean peninsula

Regular exercise aimed at improving combat skills in cold conditions comes after ‘temporary’ closure of main link with North Korea

Topic |   North Korea nuclear crisis

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The drills were held on the Horqin grassland, part of the Zhurihe military training base, over the weekend, as temperatures plunged to minus 17 degrees Celsius. Photo: Defence ministry
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