BEIJING: Chinese media said Tuesday it conducted a successful test of guided missile in the north-eastern sea near North Korean Peninsula.
According to the defence ministry, the test carried out just after the South Korean elections, China aimed to raised capability of armed forces and to respond effectively in the case of national security.
The president of China Mr. Xi Jinping is looking forward to enhancing the military capability of the country, after the changing in the world politics and also new challenges after the election of Donald Trump as a US president.
The leading economic giant of Asia has also planned to enhance the countries naval capabilities, for the projection greater power in the South China Sea region.
In a statement of defense ministry of China official claimed that the THAAD deployment in South Korea is necessary for the country’s safeguard.