China-India border dispute: PLA carries out live-fire artillery drills in the Himalayas

China-India border dispute: PLA carries out live-fire artillery drills in the Himalayas
China has put some of its newest artillery to the test in the Himalayas as it remains embroiled in a border dispute with India, according to state media.The live-fire exercises, involving the new 122mm (five-inch) vehicle-mounted howitzer and a vehicle-mounted version of the HJ-10 anti-tank missile, were carried out by the People’s Liberation Army’s (PLA) Tibet Military Region at the end of last month, state broadcaster CCTV reported on Tuesday.The drills, conducted at an altitude of about 4…