26 August 2017

News Story: Chinese naval fleet stages live-fire drill in Indian Ocean

Chinese Navy Warships (File Photo)
ABOARD CHANGCHUN, Aug. 25 (Xinhua) -- A Chinese naval formation consisting of the destroyer Changchun, guided-missile frigate Jingzhou and supply vessel Chaohu conducted a live-fire drill in the waters of the western Indian Ocean, military sources said Friday.

The fleet carried out strikes against "enemy" surface ships and completed transverse replenishment of fuel and drinking water during an exercise that lasted for several days.

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