China Coast Guard

China Deploys World's Biggest Coast Guard Cutter CCG 3901 to Patrol South China Sea

Charissa Echavez   | May 12, 2017 03:31 AM EDT

Beijing recently deployed the China Coast Guard (CCG) 3901 cutter, the largest in the world, into the South China Sea to protect the country's maritime rights, according to local government reports. read more

China Equips Type 818 Vessel with Type 630 Close-in Weapon System: Report

Prei Dy   | Apr 14, 2017 02:18 AM EDT

Photos of what appears to be China Coast Guard (CCG)'s Type 818 vessel equipped with the Type 630 30 mm close-in weapon system (CIWS) are making rounds on Chinese internet sources, IHS Jane reported. read more

China, Philippine Coast Guards to Establish Hotline Soon

Prei Dy   | Feb 20, 2017 04:46 AM EST

China and the Philippines have agreed to establish a direct communication line between the two nations' coast guards, Commander Armand Balilo, spokesperson of the Philippine Coast Guard, said. read more

China Transforms PLAN Warship into Heavily-Armed Coast Guard Vessel

Arthur Dominic Villasanta   | Jun 23, 2016 10:45 PM EDT

She also comes with prison cells for captured foreign seamen. read more

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