CTF-151 commander visits 8th Chinese naval escort taskforce
( Source: PLA Daily ) 2011-May-9 17:46
On the morning of May 7, Singapore Navy Rear Admiral Harris Chan, commander of the Combined Task Force 151 (CTF-151), and other nine people of his party paid a visit to the 8th Chinese naval escort taskforce on escort mission in the Gulf of Aden and the waters off the Somali coast. Han Xiaohu, commander of the escort taskforce of the Navy of the Chinese People’s Liberation Army (PLA), held talks with the visiting guests.
Han Xiaohu said that the escort taskforce of the PLA Navy is willing to further enhance the communication and exchanges with the CTF-151. Harris Chan said that he hoped to continue the well communication and cooperation between the two sides to jointly safeguard the peace and stability of the Gulf of Aden and the waters off the Somali coast.
By Liu Yiwei and Tang Shifeng