China high-tech Chinese research The ship, which was due to dock at the Hambantota port in Sri Lanka, won’t get there as scheduled, according to a media Report on Thursday, citing port authorities. Newsfirst.lk website I mentioned that Harbor Master for The port of Hambantota said that no ship could enter the port without its permission.
It said that the Chinese ballistic missile and satellite tracking ship “Yuan Wang 5” will not reach the port of Hambantota. on Thursday. However, there was no announcement on Whether or not the ship will be allowed to enter the port of Hambantota.
On Monday, China described India’s “stupid” opposition to the docking of Chinese ship in Sri Lankan port, saying ‘relevant’ countries should Stop disturbing the normal exchanges between Beijing and Colombo.
Chinese Yuan Wang 5, a space And a satellite tracking ship, allowed by Colombo last A month to dock in the southern port of Sri Lanka of Hambantota between August 11 and 17, raising security concerns in New Delhi.
Reports from Colombo said that following India’s concerns, Sri Lanka asked Beijing to postpone their release date arrival of the ship.
In response to the reports, Chinese Foreign Ministry spokesman Wang Wenbin said on On Monday that Beijing has taken note of Reports emphasized that “the cooperation between China and Sri Lanka is independently selected by the two sides.” countries and meet common interests. It does not target any third party party”.
It is “absurd to put pressure on Sri Lanka” by citing issue of Wang said: in Reference to reports that Sri Lanka move to the concerns expressed by India.
According to diplomats based in Colombo, the Sri Lankan Ministry of Foreign Affairs has sent a note verbale to the embassy of China refers to the ministry’s note on July 12, 2022, transfer of permits for Yuan Wang 5 ship to enter port of Hambantota for Renewal purposes.
India has expressed its security concerns over docking of Ship in Hambantota as shown as research Ship while the spy ship can map the ocean floor and is critical for anti-submarine operations of Chinese Navy. It is known that the Chinese ambassador to Sri Lanka occupied it way with Sri Lankan government He said this denial of So the ship will have an effect on Bilateral relations.
(with input from agencies)