ASEAN, China conclude maritime drill

Update: 14:42 | 29/10/2018
Naval forces from member countries of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) and China concluded a joint maritime drill in Zhanjiang city, Guangdong province, southern China, on October 27. 
TIN LIÊN QUAN
asean china conclude maritime drill Vietnam calls for full, effective implementation of DOC
asean china conclude maritime drill Vietnam puts forth initiatives to foster regional defence cooperation

Eight naval vessels and more than 1,200 officers and soldiers from the ASEAN countries and China joined the drill.

asean china conclude maritime drill
Chinese seamen and their counterparts from ten ASEAN navies take part in a launch ceremony in Zhanjiang on Monday. (Photo: Xinhua)

The drill was divided into three parts, including activities at port and on shore, maritime military exercises and a conclusion.

A similar drill between ASEAN and the US is scheduled for 2019. 

The Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) groups ten countries - Brunei, Cambodia, Indonesia, Laos, Malaysia, Myanmar, the Philippines, Singapore, Thailand and Vietnam.

asean china conclude maritime drill Vietnam to attend ASEAN-China Maritime Drill in late October

Ship 015-Tran Hung Dao of the Vietnam Navy will participate in an ASEAN-China Maritime Drill at China’s Zhanjiang naval base from October 21-28, the Quan ...

asean china conclude maritime drill ASEAN, China mark 15th anniversary of strategic partnership

A ceremony to mark the 15th anniversary of ASEAN - China Strategic Partnership was held at the ASEAN Secretariat headquarters in Jakarta, Indonesia, on July ...

asean china conclude maritime drill Vietnam deeply concerned about China’s upcoming military drill

Vietnam is deeply concerned about China’s announcement of holding a military drill in the waters off the mouth of the Gulf of Tonkin, the Foreign ...

(Source: VNA)