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Thursday, November 24, 2011
In case you are wondering why the "China Navy" 海军 is keeping all those old Shanghai / Hainan class patrol boats around... Well, they do make good sacrificial baits protective screens for the landing ship task force. In this CCTV reported confrontational drill, they were up against a swarm of modern SSM armed 022 Houbeis. I'd like to wish them a happy thanksgiving.