Chinese frigate Chinese frigate "Binzhou" visits military port of Kiel in Germany

Chinese frigate "Binzhou" visits the military port of Kiel in north Germany on June 15, 2018. The Chinese frigate will also take part in the "Kiel Week" activities.

Xi stresses building elite maritime force during navy inspection Xi stresses building elite maritime force during navy inspection

President Xi Jinping has stressed building an elite maritime force to resolutely accomplish various missions entrusted by the Party and the people.

WZ-10 attack helicopters fly near Tianshan Mountains WZ-10 attack helicopters fly near Tianshan Mountains

A WZ-10 attack helicopter attached to an army aviation brigade under the PLA Xinjiang MC flies at an extremely-low altitude during a tactical training exercise near the Tianshan Mountains in northwest China's Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region on June 12, 2018.

Su-30 fighter jets taxi on the runway before takeoff Su-30 fighter jets taxi on the runway before takeoff

Pilots assigned to an aviation brigade of the air force under the PLA Southern Theater Command get settled in the cockpit of their fighter jet before takeoff for a flight training exercise on June 12, 2018.

Military truck convoy moves on Xinjiang-Xizang Highway Military truck convoy moves on Xinjiang-Xizang Highway

A military truck convoy carrying supplies and materials moves on a zigzag road during a transport mission along northwestern China's Xinjiang-Xizang Highway on June 9, 2018.

Fighter bombers take off simultaneously Fighter bombers take off simultaneously

Two JH-7 fighter bombers attached to an aviation brigade of the air force under the PLA Northern Theater Command take off in formation from a military airfield for a flight training mission on June 12, 2018.

Soldiers fast-rope from Mi-171 transport helicopters Soldiers fast-rope from Mi-171 transport helicopters

Soldiers assigned to an army aviation brigade under the PLA 73rd Group Army advance to assault mock enemy after disembarking from a Mi-171 transport helicopter during a fast-roping training exercise on June 12, 2018.

Sailor tests countermeasure washdown system on frigate Wuhu Sailor tests countermeasure washdown system on frigate Wuhu

A ship-borne transport helicopter takes off from the flight deck of the guided-missile frigate Wuhu (Hull 539) during a maritime live-fire test in late May, 2018.

Multi-type helicopters lift off at night Multi-type helicopters lift off at night

A group of transport helicopters attached to an army aviation brigade under the PLA 73rd Group Army lift off in formation for a night flight training exercise on June 9, 2018.

PLZ-07 122mm self-propelled howitzer system fires at targets PLZ-07 122mm self-propelled howitzer system fires at targets

A PLZ-07 122mm self-propelled howitzer system fires at mock targets during a live-fire training exercise on June 7, 2018. It is attached to an artillery team of a combined brigade under the PLA 73rd Group Army.

Chinese frigate
Xi stresses building elite maritime force during navy inspection
WZ-10 attack helicopters fly near Tianshan Mountains
Su-30 fighter jets taxi on the runway before takeoff
Military truck convoy moves on Xinjiang-Xizang Highway
Fighter bombers take off simultaneously
Soldiers fast-rope from Mi-171 transport helicopters
Sailor tests countermeasure washdown system on frigate Wuhu
Multi-type helicopters lift off at night
PLZ-07 122mm self-propelled howitzer system fires at targets
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Chinese frigate Chinese frigate "Binzhou" visits military port of Kiel in Germany

Chinese frigate "Binzhou" visits the military port of Kiel in north Germany on June 15, 2018. The Chinese frigate will also take part in the "Kiel Week" activities.

Xi stresses building elite maritime force during navy inspection Xi stresses building elite maritime force during navy inspection

President Xi Jinping has stressed building an elite maritime force to resolutely accomplish various missions entrusted by the Party and the people.

WZ-10 attack helicopters fly near Tianshan Mountains WZ-10 attack helicopters fly near Tianshan Mountains

A WZ-10 attack helicopter attached to an army aviation brigade under the PLA Xinjiang MC flies at an extremely-low altitude during a tactical training exercise near the Tianshan Mountains in northwest China's Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region on June 12, 2018.

Su-30 fighter jets taxi on the runway before takeoff Su-30 fighter jets taxi on the runway before takeoff

Pilots assigned to an aviation brigade of the air force under the PLA Southern Theater Command get settled in the cockpit of their fighter jet before takeoff for a flight training exercise on June 12, 2018.

Military truck convoy moves on Xinjiang-Xizang Highway Military truck convoy moves on Xinjiang-Xizang Highway

A military truck convoy carrying supplies and materials moves on a zigzag road during a transport mission along northwestern China's Xinjiang-Xizang Highway on June 9, 2018.

Fighter bombers take off simultaneously Fighter bombers take off simultaneously

Two JH-7 fighter bombers attached to an aviation brigade of the air force under the PLA Northern Theater Command take off in formation from a military airfield for a flight training mission on June 12, 2018.

Soldiers fast-rope from Mi-171 transport helicopters Soldiers fast-rope from Mi-171 transport helicopters

Soldiers assigned to an army aviation brigade under the PLA 73rd Group Army advance to assault mock enemy after disembarking from a Mi-171 transport helicopter during a fast-roping training exercise on June 12, 2018.

Sailor tests countermeasure washdown system on frigate Wuhu Sailor tests countermeasure washdown system on frigate Wuhu

A ship-borne transport helicopter takes off from the flight deck of the guided-missile frigate Wuhu (Hull 539) during a maritime live-fire test in late May, 2018.

Multi-type helicopters lift off at night Multi-type helicopters lift off at night

A group of transport helicopters attached to an army aviation brigade under the PLA 73rd Group Army lift off in formation for a night flight training exercise on June 9, 2018.

PLZ-07 122mm self-propelled howitzer system fires at targets PLZ-07 122mm self-propelled howitzer system fires at targets

A PLZ-07 122mm self-propelled howitzer system fires at mock targets during a live-fire training exercise on June 7, 2018. It is attached to an artillery team of a combined brigade under the PLA 73rd Group Army.

Chinese frigate
Xi stresses building elite maritime force during navy inspection
WZ-10 attack helicopters fly near Tianshan Mountains
Su-30 fighter jets taxi on the runway before takeoff
Military truck convoy moves on Xinjiang-Xizang Highway
Fighter bombers take off simultaneously
Soldiers fast-rope from Mi-171 transport helicopters
Sailor tests countermeasure washdown system on frigate Wuhu
Multi-type helicopters lift off at night
PLZ-07 122mm self-propelled howitzer system fires at targets
Trump and Kim Jong Un are faced with the opportunity to “create history”. It will be equally remarkable if the former can achieve the denuclearization of the Korean Peninsula and the latter can make the DPRK prosperous.
When US President Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong-un sat together for a working lunch on Tuesday, they saw two Chinese dishes on the menu - Yangzhou fried rice and sweet and sour pork.
China supports dialogue to peacefully settle Korean Peninsula nuclear issue
China supports dialogue that brings the Korean Peninsula nuclear issue onto the right track for a peaceful settlement, State Councilor and Foreign Minister Wang Yi said in Beijing Thursday.
China's proposal on Korean Peninsula issue reasonable, practical
China on Wednesday said that U.S. President Donald Trump's recent pledge to stop holding military exercises with the Republic of Korea (ROK) proved once again that China's proposal on the Korean Peninsula issue was "reasonable and practical."
China says DPRK-U.S. summit a good start
A Chinese Foreign Ministry spokesperson said Wednesday that the meeting between the leaders of the DPRK and the US had important and positive historic significance.
China's coast guard conducts South China Sea drills to sharpen skills in 'complex' waters
The China Coast Guard is conducting a seven-day cruising drill in the South China Sea to sharpen its fleet's law-enforcement capability in "strange and complex" waters in the region.
Y-20's completion of first heavy equipment airdrop is of great significance
Experts said that the Y-20's completion of heavy equipment airdrop is of great significance to the improvement of the combat capability of China's airborne troops.
Int'l peacekeeping exercise Khaan Quest 2018 begins in Mongolia
An annual multinational peacekeeping exercise, code-named Khaan Quest 2018, kicked off at Five Hills Training Area near the Mongolian capital on Thursday.
Chinese peacekeepers conduct demining operations along Blue Line
Peacekeepers of the 17th Chinese multifunctional engineer peacekeeping detachment to Lebanon came to a minefield close to the Blue Line between Israel and Lebanon on Monday to conduct their first demining operation.
Chinese troops head to Mongolia for
Thirty-five Chinese troops to participate in the "Khaan Quest-2018" joint peacekeeping exercise arrived in Mongolia on June 11.
Chinese peacekeepers in Lebanon pass UN mine, explosive clearing certification
All the 70 peacekeepers in the 17th Chinese multifunctional engineer peacekeeping detachment to Lebanon obtained certifications of mine clearing and explosive ordnance disposal on June 6 after passing the examinations organized by the UNMAS.
28th Chinese naval escort taskforce ends friendly visit to Cameroon
The 28th escort taskforce of the Chinese PLA Navy left the Douala Port on June 14 after a three-day friendly visit to Cameroon.
28th Chinese naval escort taskforce visits Cameroon
The 28th escort taskforce of the Chinese PLA Navy arrived at Douala Port, Cameroon on Monday, local time, for a three-day friendly visit. This is the second leg of its outgoing visit voyages.
28th Chinese naval escort taskforce visits Ghana
The 28th Chinese naval escort taskforce consisting of the guided-missile frigates Yancheng and Weifang and the comprehensive supply ship Taihu arrived at the Port of Tema of Ghana on June 4 for a four-day friendly visit.
Chinese naval ships make technical stop in Spain
The 28th escort taskforce of the Chinese People's Liberation Army (PLA) Navy comprising the guided missile frigates Yancheng and Weifang and the comprehensive supply ship Taihu arrived at the Port of Valencia in Spain on May 13 for a three-day technical stop.
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's anti-drone laser weapon could aid counter-terrorism
China showcased an anti-drone laser weapon at an exhibition, as experts said on Tuesday that the weapon could empower counter-terrorism efforts.
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.
Observation of 2018 Shangri-La Dialogue:
The Asia-Pacific region will only be relatively stable when the China-U.S. relation is relatively stable. China advocates no conflict, no confrontation, mutual respect and win-win cooperation with the United States.
Navy strives to be modern, strong as commander urged
A year since an inspection by President Xi Jinping, also chairman of the Central Military Commission, the PLA Navy has made massive strides in transforming itself into a world-class force, experts said.

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Int'l Militaries on China

NATO and China resume military staff to staff talks
After a three year pause NATO and China have reconvened military to military staff talks. The 5th iteration of the staff talks were held on 5th of June, in the New NATO HQ in Brussels.
If the US stops war games on peninsula, what’s next?
Although suspension of joint military drills is under discussion, reducing US forces or withdrawing them entirely remains rather unrealistic. For China, some critical question however emerges: once the "war games" on the Korean Peninsula eventually cease, will it vanish, or might it go somewhere else?
Military-civilian integration features Israel's leading high-tech industry
The constant interaction between the civilian and military sectors in the small country is unique. The quick verification process of technologies and implementation of change contribute to an agile industry.