China went to the Pakistani Army special forces combat capability habitat with four went to Somalia to escort
3 月 7, 2010 China and Pakistan Navy commandos commandos cooperation exercises. The reporter Zha Chunming/photo
3 4, the Chinese navy commandos in the” Guangzhou “missile participating on a destroyer before the anti-terrorism drills. Xinhua News Agency reporters Cha Chun and Ming She
International Herald Tribune correspondent Li Jingchen from the bottom of Karachi (Pakistan), the morning of March 5, at the Karachi Port East Wolf, Pakistan Navy military band played the joy of music, dancing folk artists rather ethnic dances. Milky “Guangzhou” destroyer slowly entering the port. Chinese Ambassador to Pakistan Luo Zhaohui, military attache Maj. Gen. Mang words, Chen Shanmin Consul General in Karachi, Pakistan Navy 准将卡姆兰, as well as overseas Chinese and the Pakistani military and representatives of about 200 people, waving Pakistani flags, warm welcome “Guangzhou” was the come.
addition to China’s “Guangzhou”, there is the United States, Britain, Japan and other 10 countries of the ships, the theme of joint military exercise is anti-piracy and terrorism. This will continue until March 14 of the exercise, the host country Pakistan has invited Russia, Germany, Egypt and more than 20 countries, military observers.
Pakistan is willing to do my back-up anti-piracy
“Guangzhou” shows an open, confident attitude, Chen Yueqi welcomed the crowd toward the colonel said: This China’s most advanced warships, please take visit. Boarded the “Guangzhou” was the Pakistani army 准将卡姆兰 kept saying: “Great, great!” He said in “International Herald Tribune” interview that Pakistan is willing to China to provide strong anti-piracy operations back-up support .
“Guangzhou” Li told the captain, “International Herald Tribune”, which is following the Chinese Navy “Peace -07″, the second to send warships to Pakistan, the purpose of participating Chinese Navy to show first-class equipment, first-class quality and first-class level of training, to the other countries to show China’s expanding international exchanges and cooperation in good faith.
According to reports, the exercise is divided into port and the sea shore special forces military exercise training in two phases, the participating subjects including search and rescue, anti-piracy operations, fleet defense.
I commandos fighting force with four habitat
comes with the ship, there are 10 Chinese naval special forces team, who will be participating Hong Kong shore special forces training. Sun Hao Captain Major told the “International Herald Tribune,” This is the first time the Chinese navy special forces set foot on the international stage as the organized, with the United States, Turkey, Pakistan, Bangladesh and hosts competing against countries such as special operations, 10 players have been carefully prepared, God can fly, jump, to dive into the sea, able to skillfully use a variety of weapons, but also the use of foreign languages ??and foreign military counterparts.
the Chinese navy commandos known as the “army of the army”, with air, land, sea and underwater habitat four penetration Assault and maritime counter-terrorism capability, has performed Somalia, the Gulf of Aden Marine escort and other major tasks.
It is understood that 10 players from other countries participating in the exercise of naval special forces, together assigned to barracks Iqbal in Pakistan Navy to participate in Hong Kong shore phase of the exercise of special operations forces training, special infiltration, close war games, competitions and small arms fire helicopter rope slip downhill and so on.
Karachi Chinese imprint everywhere
visit of Chinese naval officers and men, but also by the local residents welcome. When the “International Herald Tribune” correspondent walking in the streets of Karachi, there are often people take the initiative over the warm greetings. If you talk to you on a few, will find their friendly feelings for China, they will say: “China-made warships to Pakistan, Pakistan, China to build Terminal … …”
and military exercises began in the The same day, Pakistan’s first self-built ship F-22P frigates steel cutting ceremony was held in Karachi factory ships and machinery. Chinese F-22P is designed for the Pakistan Navy frigate, the former three have been built in China, now the first four of Pakistan to build its own.
According to reports, F-22P frigates about 123 meters, a displacement of 3,000 tons, speed up to 30, to be equipped with long-range anti-ship missiles, air defense missiles, torpedoes, new 76 mm automatic gun, latest weapon guidance systems, the Pakistani military that, F-22P to join the fleet will greatly enhance the strength of the Pakistani army.
U.S. carrier port also supplies
China and Karachi’s “close contact”, not just stay in the ship visits, ship reconstruction, but also with multinational joint naval exercises ports are built by the Chinese companies to participate. This is outside the media have a hot, especially the response from the Indian side, while in Karachi, the eastern China-aided Gwadar port, is stirring up the Indian sensibilities. Indian media that the port once put into use, could endanger India and the United States an important route in the Persian Gulf.
this end, in the eyes of the outside world, these ports on a hint of mystery cage. Construction of the port of Karachi and Gwadar Port are in the company, at present, the company is about 35 kilometers east from Karachi, where the construction of Pakistan’s largest international container terminal and grain, fertilizer terminal. Recently, Hong Kong’s Wang Xiaoping, chief representative in Pakistan with the “International Herald Tribune” correspondent into the construction of the port – Qasim, a number of the port carrier of U.S. military supplies destined for Afghanistan, so heavily guarded. According to reports, has about 200 Chinese engineers in the construction of both projects Qassem, the second half of next year will have completed two projects.
around the port day and night guards are armed Pakistan border, a Pakistan military camp, in the harbor not far away. Chinese workers in the protected port to work, live and play. Wang Xiaoping, told reporters, staff considered a rich leisure life more, you can play chess, cards as well as other cultural and sports activities, you can also watch national television programs.
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