Canadian Army Training China To Fight India? Old Pics Go Viral BOOM found that the viral photos are not from any recent military exercise between China and Canada.
anmolalphonso| Follow us on By – Anmol Alphonso | 14 Jan 2021 7:21 P
A set of old photos from a joint military exercise between Canada and China is being falsely shared claiming in a recent exercise Canadian army has started training Chinese army to combat against India. The photos are viral with a false claim that the Canadian army is training soldiers from the People’s Liberation Army in winter warfare.
BOOM found that three of the pictures are from a 2018 joint military drill and not recent while the other photo is from 2014 and shows an internal training exercise for Canadian soldiers.
The set of four photos are viral on the Facebook page Defence 360 claiming, “Important: Canadian Army giving winter warfare training to Chinese PLA to deal with Indian Army in Peaks & Mountains of LAC Post their failure to hold on to key Positions. CC: Ministry of Defence, Government of India”
Click here to view, and here for an archive. The first photo was also tweeted by the Twitter user (@captjasdeep) with the caption, “I hope our country knows that Canadian Army is giving winter warfare training to Chinese PLA in Canada.”
The first photo was also tweeted by the Twitter user (@captjasdeep) with the caption, “I hope our country knows that Canadian Army is giving winter warfare training to Chinese PLA in Canada.”