Russia and China hold joint naval drills


              In this handout photo taken from video released by Russian Defense Ministry Press Service on Thursday, Dec. 22, 2022, The Chinese destroyer Jinan takes part in joint naval drills with Russia in the East China Sea on Thursday. The exercise showcases increasingly close defense ties between the two countries as they both face tensions with the United States. (Russian Defense Ministry Press Service via AP)
            
              In this handout photo taken from video released by Russian Defense Ministry Press Service on Thursday, Dec. 22, 2022, Chinese warships take part in joint naval drills with Russia in the East China Sea on Thursday. The exercise showcases increasingly close defense ties between the two countries as they both face tensions with the United States. (Russian Defense Ministry Press Service via AP)
Russia and China hold joint naval drills