5 months Chinese warplanes buzz Canadian navy ships Manilatimes |World
OTTAWA: Two Canadian naval vessels were “buzzed” by Chinese fighter jets when they sailed through the East China Sea this week, the Canadian military said on Thursday (Friday in Manila). A Canadian navy helicopter was also targeted by a laser detected from a nearby fishing boat, it said in a statement. There were no injuries nor damage, but the revelations come amid heightened tensions between the two nations over Canada’s arrest of a senior telecoms executive last December.Advertisements
M/V Asterix (up) and HMCS Regina. PHOTO FROM HMCS / NCSM REGINA FACEBOOK PAGECanada’s defense ministry said the frigate ... more