The Liaoning is seen as having a big role in the Chinese military’s plan to unify Taiwan by force. Photo: AFP The Liaoning is seen as having a big role in the Chinese military’s plan to unify Taiwan by force. Photo: AFP
The Liaoning is seen as having a big role in the Chinese military’s plan to unify Taiwan by force. Photo: AFP

China’s Liaoning aircraft carrier returns home from a month of training

  • Warship joined by at least five escort vessels and analysts say the drills were ‘very significant’ to show the strike group wasn’t hit by coronavirus
  • Latest exercises also seen as putting pressure on Taiwan’s pro-independence forces, with strike group sailing through the strait

Topic |   Defence
The Liaoning is seen as having a big role in the Chinese military’s plan to unify Taiwan by force. Photo: AFP The Liaoning is seen as having a big role in the Chinese military’s plan to unify Taiwan by force. Photo: AFP
The Liaoning is seen as having a big role in the Chinese military’s plan to unify Taiwan by force. Photo: AFP
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