China states that ‘provocations’ military exercises at sea will not stop

China states that ‘provocations’ military exercises at sea will not stop

China says no foreign provocation, the country could prevent military exercises, far out to sea. “Now, will exercises of the Chinese army far away on the sea the most normal thing in the world.”

That made the Chinese Communist y Sunday, known in the partijblad.

China caused last month’s unrest by a number of naval vessels, including the new and only Chinese aircraft carrier, the Liaoning, in the strait between China and Taiwan to sail. China considers the island as a renegade province and recognizes Taiwan not as a state. Also conducted fleet exercises off the territorial waters in the Pacific Ocean.

Earlier this month walked out of the tensions between China and Taiwan again when Chinese naval vessels in the strait passed. Taiwan sent for observation warplanes and naval vessels to the fleet.

China now proposes that exercises such as that recently performed with the Liaoning normal will be.

South China Sea

China also claims several islands in the South China Sea. Last summer, explained to the Chinese authorities, a decision of the Permanent Court of Arbitration in The Hague beside that concluded that the country has “no historical right” to the islands, which, according to the UN belong to Filipino territory. China placed anti-missile systems and luchtafweersystemen on some of these islands.

Recently warned the American candidate, minister of Foreign Affairs, Rex Tillerson, China by saying that the country’s access to the islands must be denied. According to the Communist y, such comments China did not stop to military exercises. “These provocations, pressure, fantasies and exaggerations can the normal exercises of the Chinese army, did not hold back”, in the partijblad to read.


China has billions invested in an ambitious military modernization program, in particular, that will benefit the navy. The Chinese navy has more often practiced in distant waters, which are intended to, among other operational skills, trade routes to monitor its citizens abroad and to protect.

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