TITLE

China basing ballistic missile brigade near defiant neighbors on the South China Sea

PUB. DATE
January 2013
SOURCE
East-Asia-Intel Reports;1/23/2013, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Newswire
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the deployment of the PLA 827 Missile Brigade of the Second Artillery Corps in Shaoguan, China. It mentions the claim of some analysts that the missile is responsible intimidating Taiwan and countries bordering the South China Sea. It notes that the launch facilities of the missile have been installed in the maritime province of Guangdong. It also emphasizes that the prime targets of the missile are the Philippines and Vietnam.
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86426781

 

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