HO CHI MINH CITY, May 10 (ChinaMil) -- A Chinese naval fleet left Ho Chi Minh City in Vietnam on the morning of May 8, local time, after completing its four-day friendly visit to Vietnam.
The Chinese naval fleet is composed of the guided-missile destroyer Changchun (Hull 150), the guided-missile frigate Jingzhou (Hull 532) and the comprehensive supply ship Chaohu (Hull 890).
During the visit, representatives from the Vietnamese side and military attachés to Vietnam from some countries attended a deck reception held by the Chinese naval fleet.
The Chinese and Vietnamese naval officers and soldiers carried out a series of visits and exchanges as well as cultural and sports activities.
The guided-missile frigate Jingzhou (Hull 532) was opened to local overseas Chinese and Vietnamese naval sailors during the visit.
Vietnam is the second leg of the Chinese naval fleet's long ocean-going voyage. After its visit to Vietnam, the fleet is scheduled to head for Penang in Malaysia for a friendly port call.