Hong Kong police receive People’s Liberation Army training on Chinese-style marching for next year’s 25th anniversary of city’s handover

The People’s Liberation Army is teaching Hong Kong police Chinese-style marching so they can perform the drills at next year’s 25th anniversary celebrations of the city’s return from British rule for the first time, according to sources.A government insider said the skills acquired from the unprecedented training sessions would be deployed at the handover parade on July 1, 2022, but traditional British foot drills would remain the standard technique for the city’s police force.Cadets swap…

Hong Kong police receive People’s Liberation Army training on Chinese-style marching for next year’s 25th anniversary of city’s handover
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