POSTED: 8:41 p.m. HST, Nov 27, 2012
LAST UPDATED: 7:48 a.m. HST, Nov 28, 2012
More than 20 Hawaii soldiers are in China for a disaster management exercise with the People’s Liberation Army.
The Fort Shafter-based soldiers will be in Beijing, Kunming and Chengdu for the Nov. 26 to Dec. 2 training focused on humanitarian assistance and disaster relief.
The scenario includes a fictional earthquake in a third country that results in U.S.-China military cooperation to provide aid, the Army said.