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PLA Navy held memorial service for Jiawu War

Updated: 2014-09-23
By Peng Yining (chinadaily.com.cn)

PLA Navy held a memorial ceremony of the 120th anniversary of the First Sino-Japanese War offshore Weihai city, East China's Shandong province. It was the first time PLA Navy launches an offshore memorial for the Jianwu War. According to chief commander of Chinese navy, having a memorial ceremony in the old battle waters is a way to remember the tragic history of Jiawu War and encourage China to build a stronger navy.

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