China and Russia conduct joint naval drills in Sea of Japan

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China and Russia wrapped up joint naval drills on October 17, 2021, near the Peter the Great Gulf in the Sea of Japan, or East Sea. Two destroyers, a submarine and two corvettes were some of the vessels Beijing sent to the four-day exercise that began on October 14. The annual joint drills aim to develop the comprehensive strategic military partnership between the two countries. China and Russia have been cultivating closer ties in recent years amid a souring of their respective relations with the West.

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