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PLA Garrison in Hong Kong SAR marks 92nd anniversary of PLA founding

The Chinese People's Liberation Army (PLA) Garrison in the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region (HKSAR) hosted a reception on Wednesday to mark the 92nd anniversary of the PLA's founding.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/8/1 14:07:06

Falcon Force!

As one of the most elite counterterrorism forces in China, the Falcon Commando Unit carried out its grueling seasonal drills in late June.
Source: Global Times | 2019/7/31 16:43:40

10 Chinese officers promoted to rank of general

Ten senior Chinese military and armed police officers have been promoted to the rank of general, the highest rank for officers in active service in China.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/8/1 1:43:24

Xi stresses focusing on reform to strengthen military

Xi Jinping, general secretary of the Communist Party of China (CPC) Central Committee, has stressed concentrating efforts to implement the strategy of strengthening the military through reform to advance the cause of building a strong military in the new era.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/7/31 23:29:25

Xi signs orders to award merit citations to military individuals, unit

Xi Jinping, chairman of the Central Military Commission, has signed orders to award merit citations to four individuals and one military unit.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/7/31 23:23:57

White House should tell Hong Kong extremists to stop violence: FM

China mocked on Wednesday the US claim of Chinese military activities near Hong Kong as the Foreign Ministry demanded the White House contribute to peace rather than violence in the special administrative region of China.
Source: Global Times | 2019/7/31 19:58:41

China to further raise pension benefits for retired soldiers

China will further increase pension and living subsidies for disabled veterans, Red Army veterans and families of martyrs starting Aug. 1, China's Army Day.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/7/31 16:57:14

China to further raise pension benefits for retired soldiers

China will further increase pension and living subsidies for disabled veterans, Red Army veterans and families of martyrs starting Aug 1, China's Army Day.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/7/31 16:15:57

Chinese Embassy in Cambodia marks PLA's 92nd anniversary

The Chinese Embassy in Cambodia hosted a reception here on Tuesday to mark the 92nd anniversary of the founding of the Chinese People's Liberation Army (PLA), which falls on Aug 1.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/7/31 8:43:39

Defense ministry holds reception to celebrate PLA founding anniversary

A reception was held by the Ministry of National Defense on Tuesday to celebrate the 92nd anniversary of the founding of the People's Liberation Army (PLA), which falls on Aug 1.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/7/31 7:28:06

Chinese missile destroyer partakes in Russian naval parade

Chinese missile destroyer "Xi'an" of the 32nd Chinese naval escort fleet participated in a military parade marking Russia's Navy Day on Sunday.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/7/29 7:29:55

Military exercises conducted in waters near Taiwan

China has started military exercises in both the East and South China Seas near coastal areas, according to two navigation restriction notices released by maritime safety authorities on Monday and Sunday.
Source: Global Times | 2019/7/29 11:30:10

Chinese Embassy in Cairo celebrates 92nd anniversary of PLA founding

The Chinese Embassy in Cairo hosted a ceremony on Sunday evening to celebrate the 92nd anniversary of the founding of the Chinese People's Liberation Army (PLA), which falls on Aug. 1.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/7/29 7:32:19

Chinese Navy increases aircraft carrier pilot recruits

China has recruited 41 percent more cadet pilots for aircraft carrier fighter jets this year than 2018, a significant move according to Chinese military analysts noting how it provided increased talent reserve for Chinese carriers.
Source: Global Times | 2019/7/28 23:50:41

J-20 fighter makes combat unit debut

The Chinese People's Liberation Army (PLA) Air Force for the first time released a photo of a J-20 stealth fighter jet showing the serial number of a combat unit, indicating that the warplane has ended trials and become a potent warplane protecting the country.
Source: Global Times | 2019/7/28 22:53:39

China's armed police commanders contest wraps up

China's second national armed police commanders contest wrapped up Friday in northern China's Tianjin Municipality.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/7/28 14:50:08

Chinese embassy in Czech Republic marks PLA's 92nd founding anniversary

The Chinese embassy in the Czech Republic hosted a reception on Thursday evening to celebrate the 92nd anniversary of the founding of the People's Liberation Army (PLA) of China, which falls on Aug. 1.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/7/26 8:37:48

Chinese embassy in Israel celebrates 92nd anniversary of PLA founding

The Chinese embassy in Israel hosted a reception on Thursday evening to celebrate the 92nd anniversary of the founding of the Chinese People's Liberation Army (PLA), which falls on August 1.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/7/26 8:33:47