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Chinese naval hospital ship Peace Ark to offer free medical services in Sierra Leone

The Chinese naval hospital ship Peace Ark on Tuesday arrived at the shores of Sierra Leone, with a mission to deliver free medical services to 2,000 people within eight days till September 26.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/9/20 8:19:42

Chinese fighter jets to control drones in battle by satellite in five years: experts

China's fighter jets will be capable of remotely controlling drones by satellite within five years, experts said Tuesday.
Source: Global Times | 2017/9/19 23:18:40

China, Russia begin naval drills in Sea of Japan

A Chinese naval fleet arrived at Russian port city Vladivostok on Monday for joint drills in the Sea of Japan and Sea of Okhotsk for the first time.
Source: Global Times | 2017/9/18 23:33:39

Aerospace expert named military equipment head

An aerospace expert has been appointed as head of a department in the Communist Party of China (CPC) Central Military Commission (CMC) ahead of the 19th National Congress of the CPC.
Source: Global Times | 2017/9/18 23:18:40

China, Russia start joint naval drills

China and Russia started the second stage of their "Joint Sea-2017" military exercises on Monday with the arrival of a Chinese naval fleet in the Russian port city of Vladivostok.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/9/18 20:51:50

China's arms industry reform bears fruits

China's largest arms manufacturer became a stock-holding company after the SOE structural reform.
Source: CGTN | 2017/9/17 9:29:20

Chinese, Lao armies hold high-level frontier meetings

Chinese Minister of Defense Chang Wanquan and Lao Minister of National Defense Chansamone Chanyalath have led army delegations of the two countries to gather respectively in northern Laos' Luang Namtha, Oudomxay, Moten border and China's Yunnan's Mengla, Mohan border for the first high-level frontier meetings on Friday and Saturday.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/9/16 20:33:38

Chinese navy fleet arrives in Indonesia for friendly visit

A Chinese naval fleet arrived on Friday at the seaport of Tanjung Priok for a five-day friendly visit to Indonesia.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/9/16 2:21:45

China-Russia joint navy drill to enhance strategic partnership

The Chinese and Russian navies entered the Sea of Japan via the Tsushima Strait on Friday to conduct the second stage of the Joint Sea Drills 2017, with experts saying that the drill in unfamiliar waters would facilitate cooperation between the two sides to deal with possible clashes in the future.
Source: Global Times | 2017/9/15 22:38:39

China urges restraint after North Korea lashes out at UN sanctions

China said on Wednesday that all relevant parties should exercise restraint and avoid taking measures that could escalate tensions on the Korean Peninsula, after North Korea condemned and rejected the latest UN Security Council sanctions, vowing to go down the road it chooses at a faster pace.
Source: Global Times | 2017/9/13 23:53:40

Four ships sent to China-Russia drills

China's People Liberation Army (PLA) Navy has sent a fleet of four from Qingdao, a port city of East China's Shandong Province to the second stage of the Joint Sea drills 2017 in Russia.
Source: Global Times | 2017/9/13 23:53:39

Two senior PLA officers get new appointments

Two senior officers of the People's Liberation Army (PLA) have been given new appointments ahead of the 19th National Congress of Communist Party of China (CPC), the fifth major personnel change within the CPC Central Military Commission in 2017.
Source: Global Times | 2017/9/13 23:48:40

Latest fighter jets to use domestically made engines by 2022: experts

China's latest fighter jets will be powered by domestically made engines by 2022, experts said, as a television crew was given a glimpse of a J-11B fighter's radar system and engine.
Source: Global Times | 2017/9/13 0:13:40

China's armed police hold anti-terror exercise in Xinjiang

China's armed police on Tuesday completed an anti-terror exercise in Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/9/12 23:26:32

Military commission completes eight-month inspections of reform

China's Central Military Commission (CMC) said it has completed an eight-month inspection of military reform.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/9/11 23:23:40

NK crisis ‘an excuse for US militarization’

The current nuclear crisis on the Korean Peninsula has provided an excuse for the US to further militarize the region, and the countermeasure for China is to increase military deployment and readiness for any escalation of the crisis, analysts said.
Source: Global Times | 2017/9/10 23:33:39

China's Central Military Commission finishes inspection

China's Central Military Commission (CMC) said it has completed an eight-month inspection work on military reform.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/9/10 19:35:41

PLA Navy conducts drills in East China Sea

China's People Liberation Army (PLA) Navy conducted large-scale military exercises in the East China Sea in the past few days.
Source: Global Times | 2017/9/9 17:03:51