Multi-type attack helicopters hover at low altitude Multi-type attack helicopters hover at low altitude

Two WZ-10 attack helicopters attached to an army aviation brigade under the PLA 80th Group Army lift off from a military airfield at dusk during a round-the-clock flight training mission on October 21, 2020.

Meeting held to commemorate CPV entering DPRK in War to Resist U.S. Aggression and Aid Korea Meeting held to commemorate CPV entering DPRK in War to Resist U.S. Aggression and Aid Korea

A meeting marking the 70th anniversary of the Chinese People's Volunteers entering the Democratic People's Republic of Korea to fight in the War to Resist U.S. Aggression and Aid Korea is held at the Great Hall of the People in Beijing, capital of China, Oct. 23, 2020.

Infantry fighting vehicles drive through mire Infantry fighting vehicles drive through mire

An infantry fighting vehicle attached to a brigade under the PLA 72nd Group Army rumbles through shallow dirt mire during a driving skill training exercise on October 14, 2020.

Attack helicopters lift off from parking apron Attack helicopters lift off from parking apron

Attack helicopters attached to an army aviation brigade under the PLA 80th Group Army lift off at night for a tactical flight training task on October 13, 2020.

Tank group en route to training field Tank group en route to training field

A group of main battle tanks attached to an armored detachment of a brigade under the PLA 73rd Group Army rumble through a mound of dust in a long-distance maneuver combat training in Gobi desert on October 18, 2020.

Air force brigade holds ferry flight training Air force brigade holds ferry flight training

A J-10 fighter jet attached to an aviation brigade of the air force under the PLA Southern Theater Command taxies along the flightline as it awaits approval to takeoff during a ferry flight training exercise on October 16, 2020.

Army aviation brigade trains near Bohai Bay Army aviation brigade trains near Bohai Bay

An attack helicopter attached to an army aviation brigade under the PLA 81st Group Army fires missiles against mock sea targets during a recent real combat training exercise near the Bohai Bay.

Transport helicopters in penetrating flight mission Transport helicopters in penetrating flight mission

A cluster of transport helicopters attached to an army aviation brigade under the PLA 72nd Group Army fly in tactical formation during a penetrating flight training exercise on October 13, 2020.

Tactical training exercise in Xinjiang Tactical training exercise in Xinjiang

Soldiers wearing ghillie suits look through the sight of their rifles to lock mock targets during a comprehensive tactical training exercise in the woods on September 29, 2020. They are assigned to a reconnaissance company of a regiment under the PLA Xinjiang Military Command.

Armored vehicles en route to training field Armored vehicles en route to training field

Armored vehicles attached to a combined arms brigade under the PLA 73rd Group Army fire at mock targets during a live-fire test on October 7, 2020.

Multi-type attack helicopters hover at low altitude
Meeting held to commemorate CPV entering DPRK in War to Resist U.S. Aggression and Aid Korea
Infantry fighting vehicles drive through mire
Attack helicopters lift off from parking apron
Tank group en route to training field
Air force brigade holds ferry flight training
Army aviation brigade trains near Bohai Bay
Transport helicopters in penetrating flight mission
Tactical training exercise in Xinjiang
Armored vehicles en route to training field
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Multi-type attack helicopters hover at low altitude Multi-type attack helicopters hover at low altitude

Two WZ-10 attack helicopters attached to an army aviation brigade under the PLA 80th Group Army lift off from a military airfield at dusk during a round-the-clock flight training mission on October 21, 2020.

Meeting held to commemorate CPV entering DPRK in War to Resist U.S. Aggression and Aid Korea Meeting held to commemorate CPV entering DPRK in War to Resist U.S. Aggression and Aid Korea

A meeting marking the 70th anniversary of the Chinese People's Volunteers entering the Democratic People's Republic of Korea to fight in the War to Resist U.S. Aggression and Aid Korea is held at the Great Hall of the People in Beijing, capital of China, Oct. 23, 2020.

Infantry fighting vehicles drive through mire Infantry fighting vehicles drive through mire

An infantry fighting vehicle attached to a brigade under the PLA 72nd Group Army rumbles through shallow dirt mire during a driving skill training exercise on October 14, 2020.

Attack helicopters lift off from parking apron Attack helicopters lift off from parking apron

Attack helicopters attached to an army aviation brigade under the PLA 80th Group Army lift off at night for a tactical flight training task on October 13, 2020.

Tank group en route to training field Tank group en route to training field

A group of main battle tanks attached to an armored detachment of a brigade under the PLA 73rd Group Army rumble through a mound of dust in a long-distance maneuver combat training in Gobi desert on October 18, 2020.

Air force brigade holds ferry flight training Air force brigade holds ferry flight training

A J-10 fighter jet attached to an aviation brigade of the air force under the PLA Southern Theater Command taxies along the flightline as it awaits approval to takeoff during a ferry flight training exercise on October 16, 2020.

Army aviation brigade trains near Bohai Bay Army aviation brigade trains near Bohai Bay

An attack helicopter attached to an army aviation brigade under the PLA 81st Group Army fires missiles against mock sea targets during a recent real combat training exercise near the Bohai Bay.

Transport helicopters in penetrating flight mission Transport helicopters in penetrating flight mission

A cluster of transport helicopters attached to an army aviation brigade under the PLA 72nd Group Army fly in tactical formation during a penetrating flight training exercise on October 13, 2020.

Tactical training exercise in Xinjiang Tactical training exercise in Xinjiang

Soldiers wearing ghillie suits look through the sight of their rifles to lock mock targets during a comprehensive tactical training exercise in the woods on September 29, 2020. They are assigned to a reconnaissance company of a regiment under the PLA Xinjiang Military Command.

Armored vehicles en route to training field Armored vehicles en route to training field

Armored vehicles attached to a combined arms brigade under the PLA 73rd Group Army fire at mock targets during a live-fire test on October 7, 2020.

Multi-type attack helicopters hover at low altitude
Meeting held to commemorate CPV entering DPRK in War to Resist U.S. Aggression and Aid Korea
Infantry fighting vehicles drive through mire
Attack helicopters lift off from parking apron
Tank group en route to training field
Air force brigade holds ferry flight training
Army aviation brigade trains near Bohai Bay
Transport helicopters in penetrating flight mission
Tactical training exercise in Xinjiang
Armored vehicles en route to training field
How many practical interests did India gain from the 2+2 meetings so far? The answer is very likely to be negative. Although it appears that India-U.S. relations are going swimmingly well, there was no progress on securing a waiver from American sanctions that bar India from purchasing Russian weapons. This is surely a huge setback for India as its over 60% weapons systems are originating from Russia.
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No space for any separatist activity seeking
A Chinese mainland spokesperson on Wednesday reaffirmed that no space is allowed for separatist activities seeking "Taiwan independence" in any form.
Chinese Embassy in India urges U.S. to stop undermining regional peace, stability
The Chinese Embassy in India on Tuesday urged the United States to "respect facts and truth, abandon the Cold War and the zero-sum mentality, stop hyping up the so-called 'China threat,' and stop the wrong actions that undermine regional peace and stability."
China firmly opposes U.S. arms sales to Taiwan: defense spokesperson
China resolutely opposes the United States selling weapons to Taiwan and urges the U.S. side to stop its military contacts with the island, said Senior Colonel Tan Kefei, a spokesperson for China's Ministry of National Defense (MND) on Thursday.
PLA Hong Kong Garrison holds joint sea-air patrol drill
The Chinese People's Liberation Army (PLA) Hong Kong Garrison staged an air-sea joint patrol exercise involving troops of army, navy and air force of the Garrison in waters and airspace near Hong Kong on Saturday.
Research and development process of new frontline patrol outfits explained
The PLA's frontline troops have been equipped with a number of new-type border patrol outfits recently. The upgrading of outfits reflects the improvement of the PLA's comprehensive and precise logistics support capabilities.
Postgraduate recruitment and self-study exam help foster military talents
The military academies and research institutes have recently rolled out their postgraduate recruitment plans for 2021, kicking off the comprehensive recruitment work for the next year.
Chinese peacekeepers conclude cleanup and assistance mission in Beirut
A 41-member detachment of the 19th Chinese peacekeeping multi-functional engineer contingent to Lebanon concluded the cleanup and reconstruction assistance in Beirut, the capital city of Lebanon on October 23, after the huge explosions at the Beirut Port, and returned to the mission area in South Lebanon last Friday.
Chinese peacekeepers awarded UN medal in South Sudan
The 268-strong sapper team of the tenth Chinese peacekeeping engineer contingent to South Sudan received their medals on Thursday at northwestern South Sudanese city of Wau.
Chinese peacekeepers to South Sudan awarded top UNMISS commendation
All the members of the 10th Chinese peacekeeping engineer contingent to South Sudan was awarded the collective commendation at the highest level for UNMISS forces .
Chinese peacekeepers to Lebanon join in reconstruction efforts of Beirut Port
After a week of continuous work, peacekeepers from China, France, Italy, Spain and Cambodia have completed the demolition of all damaged buildings and the recovery of usable materials in the Beirut Port.
Chinese navy fleet returns from escort mission
A Chinese navy flotilla returned to the port city of Zhoushan in east China's Zhejiang Province Wednesday after completing its mission of escorting civilian vessels in the Gulf of Aden and waters off Somalia.
Chinese naval escort taskforces conduct mission handover in Gulf of Aden
The 35th and 36th Chinese naval escort taskforces held a mission-handover ceremony in the Gulf of Aden on September 23rd local time.
More foreign merchant vessels seek escort from PLA Navy
Recently, the 35th Chinese naval escort taskforce escorted four foreign merchant vessels to a predetermined sea area, successfully completing its 1317th convoy mission.
Escort taskforce organizes cross-day-and-night helicopter flight training
Recently, the 35th escort taskforce of the Chinese PLA Navy organized ship-borne helicopters to conduct the cross-day-and-night flight training over the waters off Somalia and in the Gulf of Aden.
PLA Western Theatre Command deploys troops for flood rescue in west China
China’s western and southwestern areas have seen frequent heavy rains and floods.The PLA Western Theatre Command made emergency deployment for flood rescue and disaster relief.
Flood relief missions demonstrate strong PLA logistic support capability
Severe floods have occurred in southern China since July, especially in the middle and lower reaches of the Yangtze River, and the Chinese military has actively participated in the flood prevention and relief work in areas where they are stationed.
Chinese armed forces rush to flood control after fight against epidemic: Spokesperson
PLA and armed police troops with a total of 725,000 person-time have participated in battling floods in southern China as of July 28 since the flood season this year, said Senior Colonel Ren Guoqiang, spokesperson for China's Ministry of National Defense (MND) at a regular press conference in Beijing on July 30.
96,400 sets of clothing supplies delivered to flood-fighting troops
96,400 sets of clothing supplies were delivered to the anti-flood frontline on the afternoon of July 21.
Positive progress made in anti-terrorism operations in Sahel region
Jean-Pierre Lacroix, Under Secretary General of the United Nations Department of Peace Operations said on June 5 that the Joint Force of the Group of Five for the Sahel (G5 Sahel) is strengthening the troop construction and has made "substantial and encouraging progress", and an ongoing major military operation, code-named Sama "progressing well".
Clip shows determination, confidence in anti-terrorism in Xinjiang
China showed determination and confidence in anti-terrorism, as well as the improvement of China's emergency counter-terrorism capability.
China, India stage counter-terrorist drills
China and India launched a joint counter-terrorism exercise on Saturday not far from the Chinese-Indian border, a move which Chinese experts said will boost the strategic mutual trust of the two countries' militaries.
Anti-terrorism efforts effectively protect human rights in Xinjiang
A sequence of counterterrorism efforts necessitated by the situation in Xinjiang have proven effective in protecting people's rights to life, health and development, and maintaining the region's peace and stability.
Good education promises bright future
As a matter of fact, the eradication of poverty is a common problem for all developing countries. In Burkina Faso, the poverty rate is relatively high for the population as a whole. In my opinion, the key to get people out of poverty is education.
The Unforgotten War: Exhibition honors Chinese involvement in War in Korea
An exhibition marking the War opened in Beijing on Sunday with a special visit from veterans of the conflict.

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Int'l Militaries on China

Chinese military remains a staunch force for world peace
August 1, 2020 marks the 93rd anniversary of the founding of the Chinese People's Liberation Army (PLA). The past 93 years have witnessed glorious achievements made by the PLA under the strong leadership of the Communist Party of China (CPC).
US, India 2+2 meet an 'all-for-itself' opportunity
Coming at a sensitive time with the US Presidential election just a week away and while India is still entangled in border tensions with China, Chinese observers said Tuesday's third 2+2 ministerial dialogue between New Delhi and Washington is more an opportunity for both countries to preen for their own benefits rather than a substantive occasion which will have lasting benefits.
Uncertainty clouds Nagorno-Karabakh Conflict
On September 27, an armed conflict broke out between Armenia and Azerbaijan in the disputed Nagorno-Karabakh region (hereinafter referred to as "Naka region" for short). The outbreak of conflict in the Naka region is a result of multiple contradictions.