Sino-Russian joint maritime military exercise is not directed against third party
Xinhua, April 24 (Reporter Yang Lei, Wang Jingguo) “both from the point of view the exercise of the agreed time, or from the exercise is a routine of regular exercise courses and transparency in terms of exercise. “the world’s military editor-in-Chen Hu, 24, said in an interview with Xinhua in an interview,” joint maritime -2012 “Sino-Russian joint maritime military exercise is not directed against a third party.
Chen Hu said the exercise was held according to the consensus reached by the Chinese People’s Liberation Army Chief of General Staff Chen Bingde visit to Russia in August 2011 with the Russian military leaders and military cooperation within the framework of routine exercise, but also a maintenance and military exercises to deepen Sino-Russian comprehensive strategic cooperative partnership. The exercise as early as six months ago has been agreed well, in the exercise surrounding the situation in China is groundless. “
the exercise of the waters near Qingdao Yellow Sea waters, the subjects set for the joint air defense, marine supplies, joint anti-submarine joint search and rescue, to rescue the hijacked ships and other content. Chen Hu said that from the waters and subjects, some foreign media speculation on the exercise is groundless.waters
“exercise carried out in China’s coastal waters, a joint air defense sealift and joint anti-submarine and other subjects are national naval exercises in the regular content.” Chen Hu said China and Russia are involved in the Gulf of Aden The waters off Somalia to escort the action to rescue the hijacked ships and other content but also in response to widespread concern in the international maritime security.
Since April 21 the Russian ship fleet arrived in Qingdao, the media has done a lot of the exercise process and participating in the exercise equipment is reported. Chen Hu believes that the exercise a high degree of transparency from the media coverage can get a lot of useful information on the exercise. “Will the whole process of the exercise in front of the world, on the exercise of the accused will be ill-founded.”
Chen Hu said, “joint maritime -2012″ Sino-Russian joint maritime military exercise is not directed against any country, its purpose and significance test between the two navies to deal with new threats and challenges the ability to jointly safeguard and promote regional security and stability through joint maritime military operations in order to further improve the two armies level of strategic cooperation.(edit: SN031) , share: related topics: Sino-Russian joint military exercise of the Yellow Sea