IMPS - Maritime Security

Malaysia selects Chinese warships

9th November 2016 - 06:11 GMT | by Gordon Arthur in Hong Kong


Malaysia surprised many by its 5 November announcement that it will buy four Littoral Mission Ships (LMS) for the Royal Malaysian Navy (RMN) from China. 

Cost was touted as a major factor in the decision to buy from China, but it also reflects geopolitical realities with under-fire Prime Minister ...

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