The army, navy and air force took part in the drill last week. Photo: Weibo

Hong Kong’s PLA garrison held a drill last week on ‘emergency dispatches’

  • But the Chinese army’s official newspaper waited until the day after violent protests rocked the city to report on the patrol exercises
  • Analyst sees it as a ‘blatant message about the use of force’
Topic |   Hong Kong extradition law

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The army, navy and air force took part in the drill last week. Photo: Weibo
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The Z-20 is seen on the rear deck of a vessel believed to be the Nanchang guided-missile destroyer. Photo: Weibo

Chinese navy tests new Z-20 helicopter for use on its warships

  • Photos carried by news website show modified model of the aircraft on what is believed to be the Nanchang guided-missile destroyer
  • Military analyst says it ‘could fill a big gap’ in China’s expanding fleet
Topic |   China military

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The Z-20 is seen on the rear deck of a vessel believed to be the Nanchang guided-missile destroyer. Photo: Weibo
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