Chinese President Xi Jinping addresses a gathering to commemorate the 80th anniversary of the victory of the Long March at the Great Hall of the People in Beijing, capital of China, Oct. 21, 2016.
Photo taken on Oct. 22, 2016 shows the supply ship Chaohu arriving at Cam Ranh port, Vietnam, Oct. 22, 2016. A Chinese naval fleet arrived in Cam Ranh Port in central Vietnam on Saturday for a five-day visit to the country to promote military ties between the two sides.
The picture shows a scene of the opening ceremony for the China-Germany joint medical military exercise, code-named "Combined Aid-2016", at a training base of the PLA Third Military Medical University in Chongqing, China, on October 20, 2016.
Two WZ-19 attack helicopters fly in formation during a flight training exercise on October, 19, 2016. The helicopters were assigned to an army aviation regiment with the PLA 31st Group Army.
Additional special features of the Liaoning aircraft carrier include a private dorm area with secure fingerprint access for the 100 female soldiers on board, and sports facilities such as basketball and badminton courts.
A gala commemorating the 80th anniversary of the victory of the Long March is held at the Great Hall of the People in Beijing, capital of China, Oct. 19, 2016.
Photo taken on Oct. 11, 2016 shows Hao Yi, a 100-year-old Red Army veteran, making a military salute. This year marks the 80th anniversary of the end of the Red Army's Long March, which started from October 1934 to October 1936.
A PLA naval taskforce set sail from Qingdao on October 18 to New Zealand, the US and Canada for exercises and visits.
An unmanned ground system conducts operations during urban battlefield reconnaissance and search.The Unmanned Ground System Challenge, code-named "Conquer Obstacle - 2016" and sponsored by the Equipment Department of the PLA Army, concluded in Beijing on October 18.
A HJ-9 anti-tank missile system fires at a simulated target during a live-fire gunnery skill test in southeast China’s Fujian Province on October 17, 2016.