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Holography breakthrough boosts accuracy of China's artillery

Researchers at a university in North China's Tianjin Municipality made a breakthrough in holography based on optical metasurfaces, with an expert saying the technology could improve the accuracy of military reconnaissance.
Source: Global Times | 2018/8/2 19:33:40

PLA hands over emergency relief to Laos during drill

The "Peace Train-2018" China-Laos humanitarian medical rescue joint exercise ended Tuesday, during which the Chinese People's Liberation Army (PLA) handed over emergency relief to the Lao side.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/8/1 23:08:40

New early warning plane linked to future aircraft carrier, expected to make maiden flight soon

A replica KJ-600 airborne early warning aircraft has been photographed sitting on a replica aircraft carrier deck, prompting Chinese military observers to link it to China's next generation of carriers using an electromagnetic catapult system.
Source: Global Times | 2018/8/1 22:28:39

Regulations on intra-Party supervision, accountability in China military take effect

Two regulations that standardize intra-Party supervision and accountability in the military, issued by China's Central Military Commission (CMC), take effect on Aug. 1.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/8/1 18:24:25

Chinese PLA hands over emergency relief to Laos during joint medical rescue exercise

The "Peace Train-2018" China-Laos humanitarian medical rescue joint exercise ended Tuesday, during which the Chinese People's Liberation Army (PLA) handed over emergency relief to the Lao side.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/8/1 14:18:09

China opens more than 600 barracks to public

China will open more than 600 barracks to the public to celebrate the 91st anniversary of the founding of the People's Liberation Army (PLA) on Aug. 1, the People's Daily reported Wednesday.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/8/1 14:03:18

Defense ministry holds reception to celebrate PLA founding anniversary

A reception was held by the Ministry of National Defense on Tuesday to celebrate the 91st anniversary of the founding of the People's Liberation Army (PLA), which falls on Aug. 1.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/8/1 9:41:10

Humanitarian mission

The People's Liberation Army (PLA) Navy hospital ship Peace Ark holds a flag-raising ceremony on Tuesday in the South Pacific Ocean to celebrate the 91st anniversary of the founding of the PLA (on August 1). After leaving Zhoushan, East China's Zhejiang Province on June 28, the Peace Ark visited Papua New Guinea and Vanuatu, having provided medical assistance to more than 10,000 people.
Source: VCG | 2018/7/31 23:18:40

The Ministry of Veterans Affairs vows to take good care of demobilized soldiers

China has taken concrete measures to deal with resettlement issues of veterans, including providing jobs for demobilized soldiers in government institutions and State-owned companies to better protect their interests, officials at the Ministry of Veterans Affairs said on Tuesday.
Source: Global Times | 2018/7/31 23:13:40

China expands family plaques honoring military service

China has decided to issue plaques of honor to all families who had or have loved ones in military service.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/7/31 18:57:54

Naval hospital ship wraps up Vanuatu tour

The Chinese naval hospital ship Ark Peace, which is on Mission Harmony 2018, left Vanuatu's capital city of Port Vila for Fiji on Monday after wrapping up its eight-day humanitarian visit to the South Pacific island nation.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/7/30 22:28:39

Chinese team leads in 'Suvorov attack' race at army games

A Chinese team leads the world in the "Suvorov attack" individual race after the first day of International Army Games 2018 competition in Korla, Xinjiang Uyghur Autonomous Region.
Source: Global Times | 2018/7/30 21:48:40

Japan destroyer with US air defense system threatens region

Japan's new type Aegis destroyer with its Co-operative Engagement Capability (CEC) system will break water on Monday, potentially targeting China and threatening other countries according to Chinese experts.
Source: Global Times | 2018/7/29 22:43:40

Army games in Xinjiang showcases Chinese weaponry to potential customers

Hosted by the People's Liberation Army, the International Army Games (IAG) 2018 began in Korla, Northwest China's Xinjiang Uyghur Autonomous Region on Sunday, with military observers saying the games will help China promote its military industrial products to worldwide security partners.
Source: Global Times | 2018/7/29 22:43:39

Int'l Army Games 2018 kick off in China

Four contests of the International Army Games 2018 kicked off Sunday in northwest China's Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region and east China's Fujian Province.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/7/29 21:28:33

7-nation International Army Games kicks off in Russia

The International Army Games 2018 kicked off at Russia's Alabino training ground in the Moscow region on Saturday with 189 teams from 32 countries taking part, the Russian Defense Ministry said.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/7/29 18:45:56

Chinese military recruitment eyes more college students

China's 2018 military recruitment will run from Aug. 1 to Sept. 30, focusing on recruiting people with a higher educational background, according to a national conscription teleconference on Friday.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/7/28 7:21:50

Veterans, military personnel get pension boost on Army Day

China will further increase pension allowances and subsidies for veterans, families of martyrs and other personnel who have served the country in dangerous jobs, which experts say will boost their social status.
Source: Global Times | 2018/7/27 21:08:40