Two Chinese war ships, 'Jing Gangsha' and 'Heng Shui' arrived at the port of Trincomalee yesterday on a good will visit.
The Navy Headquarters said that the 'Jing Gangsha' (LPD) is commanded by Captain Liu Zhonghu, the ship is 210 meters in length and has a displacement of 19,035 tons. The 'Heng Shui' (FRIGATE) is commanded by Commander Zhang Xiaosheng. The ship is 134.1 meter in length and has a displacement of 3647 tons.
These ships will stay in Sri Lanka until 15th January 2014 and the ships’ crew will participate in several special programmes arranged by the Sri Lanka Navy in enhancing mutual relationships and friendship.
Commanding officer of the task group, Rear Admiral Jian Zhonghua, accompanied by the commanding officers of the ships paid a courtesy call on Commander Eastern Naval Area, Rear Admiral Rohan Amarasinghe at the Esatern Command Headquarters. They held cordial discussions focused on enhancing bilateral cooperation and exchanged mementos as a gesture of goodwill.
Comments - 13
BuffaloaCitizen Tuesday, 14 January 2014 11:03 AM
It is clear that the MR regime has ulterior motives to destabilize the region to cover up war crimes.
GC Tuesday, 14 January 2014 11:12 AM
Ravi, Instead of answering my question, you asked an irrelevant question. Typical when people do not have the answer, like some politicians in the TV. By the way, it is very likely, instead of being in the ice age, I am very much to be very educated and doing a respionsible job.
Mohamed Azmi Tuesday, 14 January 2014 11:28 AM
it's good this time also good new for India too
an s !!!kith udugama Wednesday, 15 January 2014 09:55 AM
Bomb Chennai and take Mrs. J as prisoner and take to China.lol
mail_guy Wednesday, 15 January 2014 04:48 AM
Of-course in your dreams.
Samare Tuesday, 14 January 2014 08:35 AM
Thava ganja ship ekakda?!
an s !!!kith udugama Tuesday, 14 January 2014 03:27 PM
Attack India !!!
GC Tuesday, 14 January 2014 09:15 AM
Can someone explain how 'war ships' bring goodwill? The word 'war' itsefl is threatening.
Ravi Tuesday, 14 January 2014 09:40 AM
@GC Are you living in the ice age?
Ravi Tuesday, 14 January 2014 09:41 AM
Welcome to SL!
UN-Predict Tuesday, 14 January 2014 10:16 AM
Oh!!! why do Chinese want to invade us at this moment? they already own the Island.
Perumal Friday, 17 January 2014 02:34 AM
Our elders have taught us to keep away from fighting giants for when they start fighting the grass on the ground get crushed. may be they were not so intelligent!
Sonali De Silva Tuesday, 14 January 2014 10:49 AM
People should use their intelligence when they post comments or it will only bring out their up bringing.
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