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As a drill and potential warning, China's navy just fired dozens of missiles near North Korea

China held a massive live fire exercise near the Korean Peninsula.
China Naval Exercise North Korea Type 054 Frigate

Fire Away

Type 054A frigates, including the "515" Binzhou, fire off C-803 anti-ship missiles during the exercises Aug. 4-8.

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Over the weekend, China's army, navy, and air force conducted a wide range of naval exercises in the

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