The Navy of the People’s Liberation Army of China (PLA) conducted a three-day live-fire exercise in the South China Sea. This was announced today, August 11, RIA Novosti reports with reference to the Central Television of the People’s Republic of China.
According to the resource, the Mianyang and Luoyang frigates took part in the exercises.
“For three days, they practiced attack techniques at sea, including strikes with homing missiles and other types of live firing, and also practiced combat training in difficult conditions,” – the message says.
In what part of the South China Sea were the exercises conducted and whether they were related to the visit to Taiwan of the speaker of the US House of Representatives Nancy Pelosi not specified.