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PLA completes monitoring system for infectious diseases in Sierra Leone

A monitoring system for infectious diseases in Sierra Leone has been completed by medical panels from the People's Liberation Army (PLA) of China.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/9/8 22:05:15

Armed police in intensive field training

Members of an armed police unit undertake a training deep in a forest in Weihu Mountain, Northeast China’s Jilin Province. The one-week intensive training included emergency response, long-distance maneuver, wilderness survival, search, and attack scenarios.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/9/8 11:56:37

Chinese residents concerned over NK nuclear tests, fallout

Chinese residents continued to express concern over nuclear fallout, even as Chinese environmental officials said North Korea's sixth nuclear test had no effect on China's environment or health.
Source: Global Times | 2017/9/7 23:38:40

China’s J-20 fighter jet may get homemade engine

Most experts and netizens said they believe photos posted online of China's J-20 fighter jets show homemade Taihang engines have replaced their Russian-made counterparts.
Source: Global Times | 2017/9/7 23:38:40

China urges India to adopt ‘correct’ attitude

China urged India Thursday to follow the path of history, by doing and speaking more about things that help develop Sino-Indian relations after the Indian army chief spoke of a "two-front war."
Source: Global Times | 2017/9/7 23:33:42

Russia won’t recognize NK’s nuclear status: Putin

Russian President Vladimir Putin said Russia will not recognize North Korea's nuclear status, but stressed that further sanctions the US wants are useless.
Source: Global Times | 2017/9/7 0:18:40

Congress gets more PLA deputies

A total of 303 deputies from 31 units of the People's Liberation Army (PLA) and Armed Police Force have been elected to the upcoming 19th National Congress of the Communist Party of China (CPC), 12 more units than to the 18th Party Congress in 2012.
Source: Global Times | 2017/9/7 0:18:39

Australia-led military drills show tougher China stance: experts

Australia's largest military exercises in the Indo-Pacific region show it has toughened its stance toward China, especially on South China Sea issues, experts said.
Source: Global Times | 2017/9/7 0:18:39

Chinese navy gets new comprehensive supply ship, Asia’s largest

The People's Liberation Army (PLA) Navy's new supply ship is Asia's largest and will allow China's aircraft carrier fleet to fight further afield.
Source: Global Times | 2017/9/6 18:03:39

Another Korean war ‘remains weak’

The possibility of war on the Korean Peninsula remains weak even as the situation deteriorates, analysts said, following reports that North Korea is preparing to launch an intercontinental ballistic missile (ICBM) after its sixth nuclear test on Sunday.
Source: Global Times | 2017/9/5 23:58:39

US should address NK’s concerns

China should push the US to directly address North Korea's security concerns to de-escalate tensions, as the US warned of a "massive military response" following Pyongyang's test of what it claimed was a miniaturized hydrogen bomb on Sunday, analysts said.
Source: Global Times | 2017/9/4 23:38:40

Mass production of turbine blades by Chinese private firm to benefit military

A private Chinese company is mass-producing single-crystal turbine blades for aircraft engines, previously a monopoly of the US, which experts said will help Chinese fighter jets sustain prolonged battles.
Source: Global Times | 2017/9/3 18:33:39

PLA Navy commissions new supply ship

An advanced comprehensive supply ship Hulun Nur (Hull 965) joined the People's Liberation Army (PLA) Navy in southern China's Guangzhou city on September 1, 2017.
Source: ChinaMil | 2017/9/3 10:39:14

China's new generation of military pilots starts training

More than a thousand new cadets have been inducted into China's Air Force Aviation University.
Source: CRI | 2017/9/3 8:43:20

New PLA army, air force commanders appointed

The People’s Liberation Army (PLA) has appointed two new commanders for its army and air force.
Source: Global Times | 2017/9/1 23:13:39

PLA Navy commissions new supply ship

An advanced supply vessel joined the People's Liberation Army (PLA) Navy Friday in the southern Chinese city of Guangzhou.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/9/1 22:10:33

Construction of China's 1st homegrown aircraft carrier ahead of schedule

China's first homegrown aircraft carrier will soon undergo mooring trials, as outfitting work and system debugging are almost complete, the Chinese defense ministry spokesperson said.
Source: Global Times | 2017/8/31 23:13:40

Defense ministry denies giving India soft loans

China's defense ministry denied Thursday that it has been providing India with soft loans.
Source: Global Times | 2017/8/31 18:08:39