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Tonga celebrates the 90th anniversary of the foundation of the People Liberation Army.

Radio & Television Tonga News 02/08/2017



Tongans joined the Chinese people in celebrating the 90th anniversary of the foundation of the army at the Zhurihe military in China in Nuku’alofa, yesterday.  


The Deputy Prime Minister – Hon. Siaosi Sovaleni says His Majesty’s Armed Forces and the People Liberation Army has formed a military cooperation program which underpins the long diplomatic relationship between the two nations.


  The provision of the technical support and services the training and development of HMAF personnel are visit by PLA hospital ship the Arc Peace and well as high visit PLA are but a few illustration of the effective dialogue between the two forces of Tonga and China. Lord Ma’afu hosted the PLA Navy during which a subject of discussion, this visit was a testimony to the significant of the maritime and naval affairs. HMAF and benefited from the specialized training in the field of medicine, IT , naval and special operation and Marshall Arts.  “


The Chinese Ambassador to Tonga – H.E Wang Baodong says its has been proved the more powerful the Chinese military force is the more safeguarded  the world peace can be.


  China is always ready to make joint effort with the other countries in the world adhering to the concept of common comprehension cooperative and sustainable security to contribute to the construction of a new type of international relationship featured by win win cooperation. “


The People’s Liberation Army marched during a military parade to commemorate the 90th anniversary of the foundation of the army at the Zhurihe military training base in China.   


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