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Insight: China’s marine corps eyes new missions far from home

27th June 2019 - 08:52 GMT | by Gordon Arthur in Hong Kong


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Expanding from the two brigades it possessed just a few years ago, the People’s Liberation Army Navy Marine Corps (PLANMC) that was established in 1953 is experiencing a marked increase in size and capability as Beijing eyes new missions at home and abroad.

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