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PLA, US Army conduct military exchange in China

Senior Chinese and US military officers praised the successful completion of a disaster management exchange (DME) between the two militaries during the weekend in Nanjing, East China's Jiangsu Province, as the two sides agreed on the importance of building understanding and mutual trust through similar operations.
Source: Global Times | 2018/11/18 21:18:39

China-US disaster relief exchange shows military ties a stabilizer to bilateral relations: analysts

Senior Chinese and US military officers praised the successful completion of a disaster management exchange (DME) between the two militaries on Saturday in Nanjing, East China's Jiangsu Province, as the two sides agreed on the importance of building understanding and mutual trust through similar operations.
Source: Global Times | 2018/11/18 0:03:20

Full concentration

Khouloud Kamal Hijazi, a Lebanese policewoman, competes in the World Police Service Pistol Shooting Championship on Friday. The event began in Foshan, South China's Guangdong Province on Wednesday. Sixty-nine teams involving 256 police officers from 68 member countries and regions of the International Police Sports Union (USIP) competed.
Source: Global Times | 2018/11/16 22:48:40

China's self-developed nuclear design enters 3rd-stage UK assessment

Hualong One, China's self-developed reactor design, has completed its second phase of assessment in the U.K., with the next stage set to determine whether it is fit for use in the European country, said its developer on Thursday.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/11/16 14:42:50

Chinese naval hospital ship arrives in Ecuador on humanitarian mission

China's naval hospital ship Peace Ark sailed into Ecuador's western port of Guayaquil on Thursday for an eight-day stay to provide free medical service to locals.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/11/16 14:06:19

Adjustment on military policies, institutions to deepen reform: spokesperson

China's latest move to reform military policies and institutions serves as an underpinning for deepening national defense and military reform in the new era, a military spokesperson said Thursday.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/11/16 13:33:32

Aircraft carrier-based helicopter supports jets in night combat

China's aircraft carrier-based helicopter pilots are well-trained for search and rescue missions during both day and night in case a fighter jet fails to land properly on the flight deck, the Chinese People's Liberation Army (PLA) newspaper reported on Wednesday, as a Chinese military expert said that supportive roles like this indicate the Chinese aircraft carrier's increasing capability.
Source: Global Times | 2018/11/15 21:38:43

J-20 now capable of aerial refueling

China's most advanced stealth fighter jet, the J-20, is now ready for aerial refueling operations that will help the jet reach farther targets, as national television showcased the aircraft's embedded refueling probe on Tuesday.
Source: Global Times | 2018/11/14 19:21:32

Villager finds Canadian spy submersible in East China coast

The State security department recently rewarded a villager who found a Canadian submersible probe along a beach in East China's Zhejiang Province for his contribution to safeguarding national security.
Source: Global Times | 2018/11/14 14:43:39

Chinese laborers'contribution in WWI helps shape Europe, says expert

The great contribution by Chinese laborers during World War I, largely neglected over the past century, essentially helped shape Europe, said a renowned China expert.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/11/14 14:10:39

China, US undertake joint humanitarian relief drills amid trade tensions

The Chinese and US militaries began joint drills on humanitarian relief and disaster rescue in Nanjing, East China's Jiangsu Province, signaling continued military exchanges amid trade frictions.
Source: Global Times | 2018/11/13 22:43:41

New quantum communication landline connecting East, Central China put into service

An extension quantum communication landline connecting East China's Anhui Province and Central China's Hubei Province was put into service on Tuesday, marking a significant milestone in China's quantum infrastructure construction that scientists say makes China the new leader in quantum communication.
Source: Global Times | 2018/11/13 19:03:39

China is a key power to world peace: experts

On the 100th anniversary of the World War I (WWI) Armistice, some voices in the West are hyping a China-US war, and implying that China is "a threat to world peace." However Chinese experts said that China is a key power to safeguard world peace rather than "another German Empire before WWI."
Source: Global Times | 2018/11/12 23:28:39

China a top player in military aviation: expert

With companies from 43 countries and regions participating, more than 200 aircraft traded at Airshow China 2018 last week, leading Chinese experts believe that China is playing a bigger role in the global aviation industry.
Source: Global Times | 2018/11/12 18:13:39

PLA Xinjiang troops upgrade training to boost counter-terror, border patrol efforts

A Chinese army aviation brigade stationed in Northwest China's Xinjiang Uyghur Autonomous Region has upgraded its training in high-altitude and in adverse weather, a move that experts say will facilitate counter-terrorism and border patrol missions in extreme environments.
Source: Global Times | 2018/11/12 17:43:39

China announces roadmap for building stronger modern air force

The Chinese Air Force on Sunday announced a roadmap for building a stronger modern air force in three steps.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/11/12 9:11:00

J-20 displays missiles for first time in celebration of PLA Air Force's birthday

Armed with six missiles, China's most advanced stealth fighter jet, the J-20, opened its missile bay door to the public for the first time when performing at the Airshow China 2018 in Zhuhai, South China's Guangdong Province on Sunday, in celebration of the 69th birthday of the Chinese People's Liberation (PLA) Air Force.
Source: Global Times | 2018/11/11 22:53:39

New laser weapon could contain air reconnaissance, be deployed in Tibet: expert

A new laser weapon system debuted at Airshow China 2018 could effectively contain tactical reconnaissance and prevent terror attacks and can be easily deployed on level ground like the plateaus of Southwest China's Tibet Autonomous Region and islands of the South China Sea, military analysts said.
Source: Global Times | 2018/11/11 22:53:40