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Chinese air force's fighter units become strong contingent: expert

Ahead of the 90th anniversary of the formation of the Chinese People’s Liberation Army (PLA), military experts have been discussing the development of the various divisions over the years. 190 more words

Review Article

Liaoning inspires Hong Kong's patriotism

A tad after 0600 on 7 July, yours truly boarded a skiff in Tsim Sha Tsui and headed around the southwest coast of Hong Kong Island for an at-sea rendezvous. 892 more words

Heads Up

Taiwan Says Chinese Carrier Sails Into Its Defense Zone

By REUTERS

JULY 12, 2017, 12:42 A.M. E.D.T.

TAIPEI — Chinese aircraft carrier the Liaoning entered Taiwan’s air defense identification zone early on Wednesday morning on its way back from Hong Kong and is being monitored, Taiwan’s defense ministry said, adding there was no cause for alarm. 164 more words

Taiwan says Chinese carrier sails into its defence zone

(Source: www.businesstimes.com.sg)

Chinese aircraft carrier the Liaoning entered Taiwan’s air defence identification zone early on Wednesday morning on its way back from Hong Kong and is being monitored, Taiwan’s defence ministry said, adding there was no cause for alarm. 198 more words

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Liaoning and OOIL: The show(s) of force in Hong Kong

Liaoning, China’s first operational aircraft, arrived in Hong Kong Friday morning (July 7, 2017), just days after the Chinese President Xi Jin-ping warned the city against independence forces. 458 more words

China

China's aircraft carrier Liaoning enters Hong Kong harbor

Beijing has used its aircraft carrier’s maiden voyage to tighten is grip over the island. Concerns about democracy in Hong Kong have been raised on the 20th anniversary of the city’s handover from Britain to China. 479 more words

Aircraft carrier visit to Hong Kong likely heralds new era in Chinese military outreach

Following this weekend’s historic visit of China’s first aircraft carrier, Hong Kong is expected to play host to more frequent military displays as Beijing seeks new ways of forging nationalist sentiment across the free-wheeling financial hub. 574 more words

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