Chinese bomber appeared illegally at Hoang Sa (Paracel) archipelago

Some social media's images have recently appeared to show at least one Chinese H-6J missile-carrying bomber landing on Phu Lam Island in the Hoang Sa (Paracel) Islands, according to thedrive.
August 13, 2020 | 17:03
a massive chinese fishing fleet is under surveillance near galapagos over ecological concerns A massive Chinese fishing fleet is under surveillance near Galapagos over ecological concerns
vietnam resolutely opposes chinese illegal moves in south china sea bien dong sea Vietnam resolutely opposes Chinese illegal moves in South China Sea (Bien Dong Sea)
ministry of public security 177 illegal chinese immigrants uncovered since june Ministry of Public Security: 177 illegal Chinese immigrants uncovered since June
2522 hs
The image shows China's H-6J bomber apparently landed illegally on Phu Lam Island in the Hoang Sa (Paracel ) Islands. WEIBO SAGA522_FIA 桂系

Specifically, according to The Drive, the Chinese Military Aviation blog on November 11 only said the above photo was taken in August 2020, did not provide any further details. Then, a photo appeared on Weibo, a Chinese social network, showing apparently a group of technicians arriving at an H-6J shortly after it landed on Phu Lam Island in the Hoang Sa Islands illegally occupied by China, according to The Drive.

On August 12, the DuanDang Twitter account posted on the social network a collage, including the above photo of H-6J and a photo of China's illegally built infrastructure on Phu Lam Island, pointing out some of the details appeared to be similar in the two images.

2642 hs1
The image shows some similarities in photos of H-6J bombers landing on Phu Lam Island and pictures of Chinese infrastructure built illegally on the island. TWITTER DUANDANG

Earlier, on July 30's evening, Chinese state-media Global Times boasted that the H-6J had recently participated in a drill in the Bien Dong Sea (South China Sea) and this was the first time the Chinese military officially revealed this bomber.

In May 2018, the Chinese Air Force announced that its H-6K strategic bomber and several other fighters conducted a takeoff and landing exercise on an island in the Bien Dong Sea, but did not say clearly which island it was.

At that time, the US senior adviser for Asia and the director of the China Power Project Bonnie Glaser of Center for Strategic and International Studies (CSIS, USA) said that the H-6K might be landing on the Phu Lam Island in the Hoang Sa (Paracel) archipelago. Pentagon spokesman Christopher Logan called that time H-6K's drill an act of showing that China continuously militarized the Bien Dong Sea.

On August 6, Vietnamese Foreign Ministry spokesperson Le Thi Thu Hang affirmed:" Hoang Sa archipelago and Truong Sa archipelago are inseparable territorial parts of Vietnam. Vietnam's consistent viewpoint is that all activities related to Vietnam's Hoang Sa archipelago without the country's permission are violations of Vietnam's sovereignty and are null and void, not conducive to peace, security and stability in the Bien Dong Sea (South China Sea)".

"and that Vietnam resolutely protests those." Ms. Hang stressed.

a chinese arrested allegedly for bringing foreigners to vietnam illegally A Chinese arrested allegedly for bringing foreigners to Vietnam illegally

Gao Luang Gu, 42, admitted to holding a ring trafficking Chinese nationals into Da Nang and Quang Nam Province, the central of Vietnam, reported.

chinese tycoon ren zhiqiang faces prosecution after calling xi jinping a clown Chinese Tycoon Ren ZhiQiang Faces Prosecution After Calling Xi JinPing A Clown

Ren Zhiqiang, a prominent real estate tycoon and a vocal critic of the Communist Party leadership, has been accused of severe violation of discipline and law ...

chinese spokesperson hua chunying launched a series of monstrous tweets in response to us Chinese spokesperson Hua ChunYing launched a series of "monstrous" Tweets in response to US

Chinese Foreign Ministry spokesperson Hua ChunYing has released a very strange, monstrous and completely false about well-known historical information that means "China has legally seized ...

Tarah Nguyen
Phiên bản di động