PLAN holds press conference on WPNS

China Military Online    2014-04-20 18:30:50

        QINGDAO, April 20, (ChinaMil) -- The Navy of the Chinese People’s Liberation Army (PLAN) held a press conference on the afternoon of April 20, 2014. Sr. Capt. Liang Yang, spokesman of the PLAN, answered the questions from journalists of the PLA Daily.

        Liang expressed that the multi-national marine joint exercise, which is focused mainly on maritime search and rescue, is aimed at strengthening the in-depth exchange and pragmatic cooperation among the navies from various countries and improving their capabilities in maritime search and rescue.

The PLAN is holding a press conference on the Western Pacific Naval Symposium (WPNS) and the multi-national marine joint exercise at 15:00 on the afternoon of April 20, 2014. ( Jie)