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China and Tanzania conclude historic naval exercise

China and Tanzania have concluded a month-long naval training exercise, the first joint training exercise in the history of bilateral military relations...

China, Tanzania carrying out month long joint naval drills

The Chinese People Liberation Army Navy (PLAN) and the naval wing of the Tanzania People's Defence Force (TPDFA) are carrying out a...

Chinese submarine on its way to Somalia for anti-piracy patrols

China is for the first time sending a submarine to the coast of East Africa to take part in anti-piracy patrols and...

Chinese Navy Escort Task Group visits Cape Town

Three vessels comprising the 16th Escort Task Group of the Chinese Navy arrived in the Port of Cape Town on Tuesday morning,...

Chinese naval delegation visits Cameroon

A Chinese Navy task group has stopped in Cameroon for the first time, as part of a continental goodwill tour that is...

Chinese warships arrive in Nigeria

Several Chinese naval vessels have arrived in Nigeria for a friendship visit, where they will conduct training exercises with the Nigerian Navy. The...

Chinese naval escort returns from pirate patrol

China's eighth naval escort flotilla has returned home after a 189-day mission in the Gulf of Aden and Somali waters. The flotilla...


SANDF missing the communication target

Former defence and military veterans minister Nosiviwe Mapisa-Nqakula on a number of occasions said words to the effect South Africans have to decide what...