Skip to comments.Chinese Army sends warships to Syria
Posted on 09/05/2013 4:03:33 PM PDT by CMB_polarization
[translated by google] 05-09-13.-The army of China on Thursday sent warships to the Syrian coast to observe the actions of U.S. vessels. UU. and Russia as tensions grow before a military attack against Syria. According to the Russian news website Telegrafist, the Chinese army sent Jinggangshan amphibious ship was seen sailing in the Red Sea to the Suez Canal. The report indicates that the vessel was not sent to participate in an action of aggression but is there to observe the actions of the U.S. warships. UU. and Russia. No clutch Jinggangshan equipped for fighting. The report also notes that additional warships Chinese Army have been sent to the region. China on Thursday hardened its rhetoric on Syria, President Barack Obama warned that "military action would have an impact negative in the global economy, especially driving up oil prices. " Source / Telegrafist Translation / Ivana Cardinale for the Correo del Orinoco
“Made in China”....Not to worry....
Despite the fact that the political decision to send warships, apparently, it was decided a long time, we know about it is just now from unofficial sources. Thus, the Chinese military blog that specializes in articles about military equipment the United States, Russia and China, said that several Chinese ships already close to the shores of Syria, citing its sources in the PLA.
The authors openly admit that the ships would not be in any way involved in a potential conflict, but only observe the actions of NATO and Russian ships.
What kind of ships were sent to the coast of Syria is unknown. Meanwhile, the social network Vkontakte citing a confidential source was reported that a Chinese ship Jinggangshan project was seen when passing the Red Sea toward the Suez Canal.
"2:00 this pepelats back among us in the direction of the Suez Canal. Board number 999. Speed 14 knots, judging therefore has specific instructions to be at some point. We are now in the Red Sea somewhere in the center, "- wrote the author.
By tail number is later found out that this is a Chinese amphibious assault ship dock Jinggangshan, which can carry on board a landing craft air cushion or other bulky loads.
Recall that, according to several sources in Syria might be Chinese counterparts S-300 systems. Meanwhile, this information officially confirmed no one, and the Chinese amphibious ships were seen in the ports of Syria.
Does the Chinese navy know?
We will be giving them an advanced look at any electronic devices we use. They will analyze those devices and figure out ways to jam them. This is one of the many reasons that any attack should have been anouced AFTER it was over.
BTW, any attack or actions on the part of the US in Syria are a BAD idea. Who would have thought I’d agree with Putin on anything?
China to send warships near Syria?
TPO - A military source specialized articles about military technology of the United States, Russia and China, based on the PLA source informed a number Chinese warships toward the coast of Syria.
The source also added that the warships will not participate in the potential conflict in any way, but only observe the actions of NATO and Russian warships.
It is unclear what the Chinese warships have been dispatched to the Syrian coast. Meanwhile, social networking Vcontact cited confidential sources of information has emerged a Chinese warship project Jinggangshan (Jinggangshan) was detected when passing through the Red Sea to the Suez Canal.
"Two hours before the ship passed us in the direction of the Suez Canal. The number of ships of 999 slopes. Speed 14 knots, not much longer would have the specific information. We are currently in the Red Sea, apparently at the center "- author said.
According to the ribs and then was able to clarify this is surface warships versatile amphibious Jinggangshan (Jinggangshan) of China, can be transported by landing craft air cushion or the goods of large size.
According to information from many sources, in Syria might Version owns the air defense missile system modeled on the system of the Russian S-300 produced by China under the name HQ-9. The information is not officially confirmed, but the Chinese lander has not been detected in the port of Syria.
Do Ngoc Inh
(According Commentary Military, Russia)
Oh boy, the clown needs to go.
Maybe Obama can start World War III?
9 is a lucky number to Chinese. 999 even moreso. They appear to be sending dual-purpose craft capable of assisting civilian evacuations...you know...if our bombing of Syria’s chemical weapons releases (gasp!) lethal clouds of chemical vapors...as well as vessels able to monitor SIGINT.
WWI was started over something just as stupid as this.
The Chinese People’s Liberation Army (PLA) Navy. :^)
The pool is getting crowded. Everyone’s coming to the party.
“The authors openly admit that the ships would not be in any way involved in a potential conflict, but only observe the actions of NATO and Russian ships. “
Is the author the CO also? How does he know this? Silliness to believe such a thing because the author can’t make that call. The Chinese military can decide to act if they chose to - should that time come. And I do not think they owe their strategy to the newspaper.
That ship is mighty vunerable without a task force with it...
Could it be the Chinese are adding what they can to Putin’s “Red Line”?
Ricky Nelson? Oy vey.