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China, UK to enhance military cooperation

(Xinhua)

09:07, November 15, 2011

BEIJING, Nov. 14 (Xinhua) -- A senior Chinese military official said Monday China valued friendly relations with Britain and hopes to enhance military cooperation.

Chen Bingde, chief of the General Staff of the People's Liberation Army (PLA), made the remarks while meeting with Stephen Dalton, British Chief of the Air Staff.

Hailing the establishment of the Sino-British comprehensive strategic partnership and cooperation in various fields, including technology, education, culture, business and trade, Chen said he hopes both sides will work to strengthen bilateral ties for the long-term.

"As an important part of bilateral relations, the Sino-British military ties has developed well; we hope to advance the relationship to new heights with the joint efforts of Britain," Chen said.

Dalton said the British side attaches great importance to its military cooperation with China and hopes to further boost communication and exchange with China in both international and regional affairs.

 
 
 
 
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Pan Asian at 2011-11-17220.255.1.*
The British side had also attached great importance to its military cooperation with Gaddafi"s regime, with arms shipments, military trainings by SAS trainers and joint intel operations against some of the current Libya’s NTC members prior to the infamous Libyan regime change. Just take their words with a grain of salt.
  

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