China ‘puts wartime command system to test’ in South China Sea drills

//China ‘puts wartime command system to test’ in South China Sea drills

China ‘puts wartime command system to test’ in South China Sea drills

China has conducted a month of drills in the South China Sea and the western and central Pacific involving its navy, air force and missile unit.Military observers said the exercises indicated the People’s Liberation Army wanted to put its wartime command system to the test and also strengthen its missile defences in the South China Sea.The waterway is one of the world’s busiest and is subject to overlapping territorial disputes involving China, Vietnam, the Philippines, Taiwan, Malaysia and…

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