Why is China Building it's Naval Bases Overseas

2024 • 3min • National


Chinese naval ships have been at a Cambodian naval base for the last 4 months, raising New Delhi’s concerns over the dragon’s increasing military presence in the Indian Ocean Region. Two Chinese corvettes have had a “consistent presence” since early December at Cambodia’s Ream Naval Base, which is funded by China. News9 Plus decodes why China is building its naval bases overseas.