China’s military exercise is being conducted west of the Leizhou Peninsula in Guangdong province during March. Photo: Reuters
China’s military exercise is being conducted west of the Leizhou Peninsula in Guangdong province during March. Photo: Reuters

South China Sea: PLA starts month-long drill in push to modernise soldiers while resisting US operations

  • The PLA is stepping up its drills and soldiers must meet real combat and joint operation requirements to improve the Chinese military’s fighting power
  • ‘We will not lose an inch of our land left to us by our ancestors,’ says China’s defence ministry

Topic |   South China Sea
China’s military exercise is being conducted west of the Leizhou Peninsula in Guangdong province during March. Photo: Reuters
China’s military exercise is being conducted west of the Leizhou Peninsula in Guangdong province during March. Photo: Reuters
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