A Chinese frigate launches a missile during a naval drill in the East China Sea on Thursday. Experts said China was keen to step up its combat readiness in light of the North Korean nuclear crisis. Photo: Weibo

China’s navy puts on show of strength for North Korea ... and United States’ east Asia alliance

Exercise in East China Sea designed to demonstrate navy’s anti-missile and emergency response capabilities, military says

Topic |   China military

TOP PICKS

A Chinese frigate launches a missile during a naval drill in the East China Sea on Thursday. Experts said China was keen to step up its combat readiness in light of the North Korean nuclear crisis. Photo: Weibo
READ FULL ARTICLE