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Tanks move on pontoon bridge over Yangtze River Tanks move on pontoon bridge over Yangtze River

Engineers assigned to an engineering and chemical defense brigade under the PLA 72nd Group Army maneuver bridge erection boats to build a ribbon pontoon floating bridge over a tributary of China's Yangtze River during a military skills demonstration on April 25, 2018.

LCAC steers into well deck of dock landing ship LCAC steers into well deck of dock landing ship

A LCAC attached to a landing ship flotilla of the navy under the PLA Eastern Theater Command steers into the well deck of the amphibious dock landing ship Yimengshan (Hull 988) during a maritime training exercise at an undisclosed sea area on April 26, 2018.

Cadets fire anti-tank missile in live-fire test Cadets fire anti-tank missile in live-fire test

Cadets fire HJ-73 anti-tank missile at simulated target during a live-fire test at a training range in Nanjing on April 26, 2018. They are assigned to the Army Artillery Air Defense Academy of the Chinese People's Liberation Army (PLA).

Defense Ministry's Regular Press Conference on April 26 Defense Ministry's Regular Press Conference on April 26

China firmly pursues a national defense policy that is defensive in nature and a military strategy of active defense. China has always been the builder of world peace, contributor to global development and defender of international order.

PLA Army holds professional skills competition for staff officers PLA Army holds professional skills competition for staff officers

Army staff officers participate in a basic theory test on April 24. The first professional skills competition for combat staff officers of the PLA Army kicked off at a training range in Nanjing, eastern China's Jiangsu Province, on April 21,2018.

8 countries take part in military band parade at Beijing Olympic Park 8 countries take part in military band parade at Beijing Olympic Park

The military band of the PLA takes part in a military band parade held at the Beijing Olympic Park during a military band festival of the SCO, in Beijing, capital of China, April 25, 2018.

HQ-9 anti-aircraft missiles flare the sky HQ-9 anti-aircraft missiles flare the sky

The picture shows the HQ-9 air defense missile systems attached to a surface-to-air missile brigade of the air force under the PLA Central Theater Command during a live-fire training exercise in mid-April, 2018.

JL-8 jet trainers fire aircraft guns JL-8 jet trainers fire aircraft guns

A JL-8 jet trainer attached to a brigade under the PLA Air Force Xi'an Flight Academy fires its aircraft gun at simulated ground targets during a live-fire training course on April 20, 2018.

WZ-10 attack helicopters receive maintenance WZ-10 attack helicopters receive maintenance

A group of WZ-10 attack helicopters attached to an army aviation brigade under the PLA 80th Group Army receive phase maintenance on April 24, 2018.

Ship-borne fighter jets take off from aircraft carrier Liaoning Ship-borne fighter jets take off from aircraft carrier Liaoning

Sailors participate in a Foreign Object Debris (FOD) walk-down on the flight deck aboard the aircraft carrier Liaoning (Hull 16) of the Chinese PLA Navy prior to flight operations in western Pacific.

Tanks move on pontoon bridge over Yangtze River
LCAC steers into well deck of dock landing ship
Cadets fire anti-tank missile in live-fire test
Defense Ministry's Regular Press Conference on April 26
PLA Army holds professional skills competition for staff officers
8 countries take part in military band parade at Beijing Olympic Park
HQ-9 anti-aircraft missiles flare the sky
JL-8 jet trainers fire aircraft guns
WZ-10 attack helicopters receive maintenance
Ship-borne fighter jets take off from aircraft carrier Liaoning
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Tanks move on pontoon bridge over Yangtze River Tanks move on pontoon bridge over Yangtze River

Engineers assigned to an engineering and chemical defense brigade under the PLA 72nd Group Army maneuver bridge erection boats to build a ribbon pontoon floating bridge over a tributary of China's Yangtze River during a military skills demonstration on April 25, 2018.

LCAC steers into well deck of dock landing ship LCAC steers into well deck of dock landing ship

A LCAC attached to a landing ship flotilla of the navy under the PLA Eastern Theater Command steers into the well deck of the amphibious dock landing ship Yimengshan (Hull 988) during a maritime training exercise at an undisclosed sea area on April 26, 2018.

Cadets fire anti-tank missile in live-fire test Cadets fire anti-tank missile in live-fire test

Cadets fire HJ-73 anti-tank missile at simulated target during a live-fire test at a training range in Nanjing on April 26, 2018. They are assigned to the Army Artillery Air Defense Academy of the Chinese People's Liberation Army (PLA).

Defense Ministry's Regular Press Conference on April 26 Defense Ministry's Regular Press Conference on April 26

China firmly pursues a national defense policy that is defensive in nature and a military strategy of active defense. China has always been the builder of world peace, contributor to global development and defender of international order.

PLA Army holds professional skills competition for staff officers PLA Army holds professional skills competition for staff officers

Army staff officers participate in a basic theory test on April 24. The first professional skills competition for combat staff officers of the PLA Army kicked off at a training range in Nanjing, eastern China's Jiangsu Province, on April 21,2018.

8 countries take part in military band parade at Beijing Olympic Park 8 countries take part in military band parade at Beijing Olympic Park

The military band of the PLA takes part in a military band parade held at the Beijing Olympic Park during a military band festival of the SCO, in Beijing, capital of China, April 25, 2018.

HQ-9 anti-aircraft missiles flare the sky HQ-9 anti-aircraft missiles flare the sky

The picture shows the HQ-9 air defense missile systems attached to a surface-to-air missile brigade of the air force under the PLA Central Theater Command during a live-fire training exercise in mid-April, 2018.

JL-8 jet trainers fire aircraft guns JL-8 jet trainers fire aircraft guns

A JL-8 jet trainer attached to a brigade under the PLA Air Force Xi'an Flight Academy fires its aircraft gun at simulated ground targets during a live-fire training course on April 20, 2018.

WZ-10 attack helicopters receive maintenance WZ-10 attack helicopters receive maintenance

A group of WZ-10 attack helicopters attached to an army aviation brigade under the PLA 80th Group Army receive phase maintenance on April 24, 2018.

Ship-borne fighter jets take off from aircraft carrier Liaoning Ship-borne fighter jets take off from aircraft carrier Liaoning

Sailors participate in a Foreign Object Debris (FOD) walk-down on the flight deck aboard the aircraft carrier Liaoning (Hull 16) of the Chinese PLA Navy prior to flight operations in western Pacific.

Tanks move on pontoon bridge over Yangtze River
LCAC steers into well deck of dock landing ship
Cadets fire anti-tank missile in live-fire test
Defense Ministry's Regular Press Conference on April 26
PLA Army holds professional skills competition for staff officers
8 countries take part in military band parade at Beijing Olympic Park
HQ-9 anti-aircraft missiles flare the sky
JL-8 jet trainers fire aircraft guns
WZ-10 attack helicopters receive maintenance
Ship-borne fighter jets take off from aircraft carrier Liaoning
Beijing will take further action to safeguard national sovereignty and territorial integrity if Taiwan separatists continue to carry out secession activities.
The just-concluded PLA military exercises have shown China's determination and capability. They warn external forces and Taiwan separatists that crossing China's red line comes at a real price.
Chinese PLA air force conducts island patrol training
A Chinese People's Liberation Army (PLA)air force formation conducted island patrols during training on Thursday morning.
China, Russia to hold joint naval exercise this year
China and Russia plan to hold a joint naval exercise in waters near the eastern Chinese city of Qingdao this year, Wu Qian, spokesperson for China's Defense Ministry, said Thursday.
Dongfeng-26 ballistic missile commissioned
The Dongfeng-26 ballistic missile has been commissioned into the People's Liberation Army (PLA) Rocket Force, said Wu Qian, spokesperson with China's Defense Ministry, on Thursday.
China and Russia plan to hold a joint naval exercise in waters near the eastern Chinese city of Qingdao this year, Wu Qian, spokesperson for China's Defense Ministry, said Thursday.
China, Russia to hold joint naval exercise this year
China and Russia plan to hold a joint naval exercise in waters near the eastern Chinese city of Qingdao this year, Wu Qian, spokesperson for China's Defense Ministry, said Thursday.
Su-35 fighter jets commissioned: national defense ministry
The People's Liberation Army (PLA) has commissioned Su-35 fighter jets, Wu Qian, spokesperson for China's Ministry of National Defense, said Thursday.
Law proposed to protect the reputations of heroes
A revision to a draft law on national heroes and martyrs aims to prevent public behavior deemed to glorify Japan's invasion of China in the 1930s, lawmakers said on Wednesday.
Chinese peacekeeping medical team promotes refugee medical assistance in S. Sudan
The 8th Chinese peacekeeping medical detachment to S. Sudan (Wau) has been engaged in consultations in the past few days with the Sector West Headquarters of the UNMISS.
Chinese peacekeeping engineers to Congo (K) receive special awards
Lieutenant General Derrick Mbuyiselo Mgwebi, Force Commander of the MONUSCO, honored the 21st Chinese peacekeeping engineer detachment to Congo (K) with special awards at the closing ceremony marking the successful completion of a major bridge restoration on Apr. 16, 2018.
China to send 395 peacekeepers to Mali
China will dispatch 395 peacekeepers in May to Mali for one year on a UN mission.
Chinese peacekeeping helicopters complete transport of Pakistani peacekeeping engineers
China's first peacekeeping helicopter detachment to Sudan (Darfur) successfully completed air transportation of the Pakistani peacekeeping engineers in an troop rotation operation on April 15.
PLA fleet continues escort missions in Gulf of Aden, Somalia
Another fleet of the Chinese PLA ships out on Thursday to continue its escort missions in the Gulf of Aden and the waters off Somalia.
China sends new naval fleet for escort mission
The 29th fleet from Chinese People's Liberation Army (PLA) Navy has left east China's port city Zhoushan for the Gulf of Aden and waters off Somali to escort civilian ships.
27th Chinese naval escort taskforce returns to China
The 27th Chinese naval escort taskforce has returned to China after completing merchant ships escort missions in the Gulf of Aden and waters off Somalia and a port visits to three north African nations.
Chinese naval escort taskforce escorts merchant ship Jinda
The comprehensive supply ship Taihu (Hull 889) attached to the 28th Chinese naval escort taskforce successfully escorted the merchant ship "Jinda" to the designated sea area on March 6, local time.
Chinese navy rescues 2 crew members from sinking Mongolian ship
A vessel of the Chinese PLA Navy rescued two drowning crew members from a sinking Mongolian cargo ship in waters off Wenzhou in east China's Zhejiang Province around midnight Sunday.
PLA Hong Kong Garrison participates in maritime search-and-rescue drill
The Chinese PLA Hong Kong Garrison sent a frigate and a helicopter to participate in the air crash search-and-rescue drill at sea held on Dec. 12.
The "Cooperation Spirit 2017" joint HADR tabletop exercise concluded in Nanjing on Dec 8, with all participants saying that the exercise has achieved remarkable results and expected goals.
China-US military exercise to enhance rescues
US and Chinese soldiers not only exchanged rescue methods but also commands during a joint exercise on humanitarian assistance and disaster relief.
China, Russia conclude joint counter-terror exercises
Chinese and Russian forces concluded their joint counter-terror exercises Wednesday at a training base near Yinchuan, capital of Ningxia Hui Autonomous Region in northwest China.
Chinese, Russian soldiers fire rockets in
The "Cooperation-2017" joint anti-terrorism training between the Chinese People's APF and Russian Federation National Guard kicked off on Dec. 2, 2017 in a military training base near Yinchuan, capital city of northwest China's Ningxia Hui Autonomous Region.
China, Russia hold joint anti-terrorism training
The "Cooperation-2017" joint anti-terrorism training between the Chinese People's APF and Russian Federation National Guard kicked off on Saturday in a training base near Yinchuan, capital city of northwest China's Ningxia Hui Autonomous Region.
Chinese, Russian armed police hold joint anti-terrorism training
Chinese armed police and Russian national guard on Saturday began a joint anti-terrorism drill near Yinchuan, capital of northwest China's Ningxia Hui Autonomous Region.
A life of service and discipline
The late army officer Zhou Zhifu survived the horrors of war to become a model Party member.
Tech-savvy woman praised as a military innovator
The Central Theater Command of the People's Liberation Army has established a reliable and efficient joint combat information system, thanks in large part to the work of Senior Colonel Yin Lu and her colleagues.

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UNIFIL Force Commander praises the work done by Chinese de-mining team
UNIFIL Force Commander praised the work done by UNIFIL's core de-mining teams from Cambodia and China. "I wish to publicly acknowledge their professionalism and courage as they set about this work," he said.
Moon-Kim summit to discuss denuclearization, peace process of Korean peninsula
With two days left for the historic third summit between the DPRK and South Korea on Friday, more eyes are put on the border village of Panmunjom.
It's the US' turn to show sincerity to peninsula process
North Korea has promised to suspend its nuclear and missile tests, with experts saying the US needs to show sincerity to safeguard the positive progress on the Korean Peninsula nuclear issue, and the UN Security Council should start rethinking its sanctions on North Korea.