China-India border tension: live-fire drill tests PLA defences at altitude in Tibet

China is testing its air defence forces in Tibet against possible Indian missiles or jets, state media reported.In a live-fire drill on a plateau at 4,700m (15,400-foot) altitude, an air defence brigade under the Tibetan Military Region successfully hit several incoming targets, according to video released by CCTV on Monday.The targets intercepted included cruise missiles, stand-off air-to-ground missiles and mock fighter planes flying at ultra-low altitude. The PLA brigade used Chinese-made HQ…


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