Flight training course after heavy snowfall Flight training course after heavy snowfall

A pilot cadet assigned to the PLA Naval Aviation University guides his fighter jet on the snow-covered runway and prepares to take off for a flight training course on November 9, 2021.

Xi stresses strengthening military talent cultivation Xi stresses strengthening military talent cultivation

Chinese President Xi Jinping has stressed thorough promotion of military talent cultivation to support and lead the progress in strengthening the armed forces.

MBT spits fire in live-fire training MBT spits fire in live-fire training

A main battle tank (MBT) attached to a combined arms brigade under the PLA 72nd Group Army spits fire down range at mock ground target during a live-fire training exercise on November 8, 2021.

Naval aviation unit holds flight training Naval aviation unit holds flight training

A fighter jet attached to a naval aviation brigade under the PLA Eastern Theater Command soar in the sky during a round-the-clock flight training exercise on November 11, 2021.

Soldiers practice driving skills in complicated terrain Soldiers practice driving skills in complicated terrain

An armored vehicle attached to a brigade under the PLA Army passes over a shallow trench while rumbling on the muddy road during a coordinated driving skill training exercise on November 16, 2021.

Combined arms regiment organizes live-fire training Combined arms regiment organizes live-fire training

Multi types of armored vehicles attached to a combined arms regiment under the PLA Nanjiang Military Command rumble in formation to a designated training field for a live-fire training exercise in late October, 2021.

Destroyer Taiyuan participates in maritime training Destroyer Taiyuan participates in maritime training

The guided-missile destroyer Taiyuan (Hull 131) attached to a destroyer flotilla with the navy under the PLA Eastern Theater Command steams in waters of the East China Sea during a realistic combat training exercise in early November, 2021.

Xi chairs special summit commemorating 30th anniversary of ASEAN-China dialogue relations Xi chairs special summit commemorating 30th anniversary of ASEAN-China dialogue relations

Chinese President Xi Jinping attended and chaired the ASEAN-China Special Summit to Commemorate the 30th Anniversary of ASEAN-China Dialogue Relations via video link Monday morning.

Attack helicopters hover at low altitude Attack helicopters hover at low altitude

Multi-type attack helicopters attached to an army aviation brigade under the PLA 80th Group Army lift off successively for a 24-hour flight training exercise on November 14, 2021.

Marine corps' commandos in parachuting training at sea Marine corps' commandos in parachuting training at sea

Commandos assigned to the Jiaolong Commando Unit under the PLA Navy's Marine Corps control their parachutes during a parachuting training in the designated sea area in late October, 2021.

Flight training course after heavy snowfall
Xi stresses strengthening military talent cultivation
MBT spits fire in live-fire training
Naval aviation unit holds flight training
Soldiers practice driving skills in complicated terrain
Combined arms regiment organizes live-fire training
Destroyer Taiyuan participates in maritime training
Xi chairs special summit commemorating 30th anniversary of ASEAN-China dialogue relations
Attack helicopters hover at low altitude
Marine corps' commandos in parachuting training at sea
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Flight training course after heavy snowfall Flight training course after heavy snowfall

A pilot cadet assigned to the PLA Naval Aviation University guides his fighter jet on the snow-covered runway and prepares to take off for a flight training course on November 9, 2021.

Xi stresses strengthening military talent cultivation Xi stresses strengthening military talent cultivation

Chinese President Xi Jinping has stressed thorough promotion of military talent cultivation to support and lead the progress in strengthening the armed forces.

MBT spits fire in live-fire training MBT spits fire in live-fire training

A main battle tank (MBT) attached to a combined arms brigade under the PLA 72nd Group Army spits fire down range at mock ground target during a live-fire training exercise on November 8, 2021.

Naval aviation unit holds flight training Naval aviation unit holds flight training

A fighter jet attached to a naval aviation brigade under the PLA Eastern Theater Command soar in the sky during a round-the-clock flight training exercise on November 11, 2021.

Soldiers practice driving skills in complicated terrain Soldiers practice driving skills in complicated terrain

An armored vehicle attached to a brigade under the PLA Army passes over a shallow trench while rumbling on the muddy road during a coordinated driving skill training exercise on November 16, 2021.

Combined arms regiment organizes live-fire training Combined arms regiment organizes live-fire training

Multi types of armored vehicles attached to a combined arms regiment under the PLA Nanjiang Military Command rumble in formation to a designated training field for a live-fire training exercise in late October, 2021.

Destroyer Taiyuan participates in maritime training Destroyer Taiyuan participates in maritime training

The guided-missile destroyer Taiyuan (Hull 131) attached to a destroyer flotilla with the navy under the PLA Eastern Theater Command steams in waters of the East China Sea during a realistic combat training exercise in early November, 2021.

Xi chairs special summit commemorating 30th anniversary of ASEAN-China dialogue relations Xi chairs special summit commemorating 30th anniversary of ASEAN-China dialogue relations

Chinese President Xi Jinping attended and chaired the ASEAN-China Special Summit to Commemorate the 30th Anniversary of ASEAN-China Dialogue Relations via video link Monday morning.

Attack helicopters hover at low altitude Attack helicopters hover at low altitude

Multi-type attack helicopters attached to an army aviation brigade under the PLA 80th Group Army lift off successively for a 24-hour flight training exercise on November 14, 2021.

Marine corps' commandos in parachuting training at sea Marine corps' commandos in parachuting training at sea

Commandos assigned to the Jiaolong Commando Unit under the PLA Navy's Marine Corps control their parachutes during a parachuting training in the designated sea area in late October, 2021.

Flight training course after heavy snowfall
Xi stresses strengthening military talent cultivation
MBT spits fire in live-fire training
Naval aviation unit holds flight training
Soldiers practice driving skills in complicated terrain
Combined arms regiment organizes live-fire training
Destroyer Taiyuan participates in maritime training
Xi chairs special summit commemorating 30th anniversary of ASEAN-China dialogue relations
Attack helicopters hover at low altitude
Marine corps' commandos in parachuting training at sea
It's highly likely that Canberra is making military preparations targeting China, and such a move will seriously undermine local, regional and global stability and peace. Chen, who described Australia's foreign policy as a "combination of opportunism and adventurism", said the country is embarking on a very dangerous path.
Afghanistan's political and economic crises have been exacerbated by the irresponsible US withdrawal, leading to an expanding local humanitarian crisis. As the manipulator of the Afghan affairs, it is justified to call the US the root cause of the systemic crisis in Afghanistan.
Cold War mentality motivates moving of US military needle
China on Tuesday said the United States intends to militarize the Indo-Pacific region to contain China, as a Pentagon report has clearly shown. The U.S. Defense Department will be upgrading and expanding its military facilities in Guam and Australia to "keep pace with the Chinese military" in the region, the Pentagon announced on Monday after completing the report, known as the Global Posture Review.
Chinese embassy firmly opposes resolution of French National Assembly on Taiwan
The Chinese Embassy in France expressed on Tuesday its strong dissatisfaction and firm opposition to a resolution passed by the French National Assembly on China's Taiwan region.
Mainland urges U.S. lawmakers to cease instigating
A Chinese mainland spokesperson on Friday urged certain members of the U.S. Congress to handle the Taiwan question with caution and cease instigating or supporting "Taiwan independence" activities.
Chinese State Councilor and Minister of National Defense General Wei Fenghe on Tuesday held talks with Indonesian Minister of Defense Prabowo Subianto via video link.
PLA naval and air forces continue alert patrols in Taiwan Strait
The PLA Eastern Theater Command continuously sent naval and air forces to conduct combat-readiness alert patrols in the direction of the Taiwan Strait on November 26, said spokesperson for the Eastern Theater Command, in a written statement on Monday.
New field load-carrying equipment debuted in Xinjiang
Recently, a company stationed in the plateau area under the Xinjiang Military Command utilized the newly deployed load-carrying equipment (LCE) to conduct a field marching drill.
12th Chinese peacekeeping force to South Sudan sets out
The first echelon of 165 troops of the 12th Chinese peacekeeping force to South Sudan set out for a one-year-long peacekeeping mission from an airport in Shijiazhuang, North China's Hebei Province, on November 23.
Chinese peacekeepers in Lebanon suscessfully complete medical rescue exercise
The medical unit of the 20th batch of Chinese peacekeeping forces to Lebanon successfully completed a recent rescue exercise organized by the United Nations Interim Force in Lebanon.
Chinese peacekeepers to Mali complete road repair mission
Recently, the 9th Chinese peacekeeping engineering contingent to Mali has completed the task of repairing the main road through the Super Camp of the MINUSMA in Gao with high standards.
Chinese peacekeeping force to the DRC passes induction training
The 25th Chinese peacekeeping force to the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) completed the 3-day induction training on November 11.
39th Chinese naval escort taskforce carries out targeted training en route
The guided-missile destroyer Urumqi (Hull 118), guided-missile frigate Yantai (Hull 538), and comprehensive supply ship Taihu (Hull 889) of the 39th Chinese naval escort taskforce carried out a great deal of targeted training while en route to the Gulf of Aden and the waters off Somali.
Chinese navy fleet returns from escort missions
A Chinese naval fleet on Tuesday returned to a military port in Zhanjiang, south China's Guangdong Province, after concluding escort missions in the Gulf of Aden and the waters off Somalia.
Chinese naval escort taskforces conduct mission-handover in Gulf of Aden
The 37th and the 38th Chinese naval escort taskforces held a mission-handover ceremony in waters west of the Gulf of Aden on the morning of June 7, local time, on the commanding ship Destroyer Changsha (Hull 173) of the 37th escort taskforce. Officers assigned to the 37th escort taskforce introduced the basic information about
37th Chinese naval escort taskforce completes in-port replenishment in Djibouti
The comprehensive supply ship Honghu (Hull 963) of the 37th escort taskforce of the Chinese People's Liberation Army Navy (PLAN) conducted in-port replenishment at the Port of Djibouti recently according to plan.
First round rescue work completed after Sichuan earthquake
The first round of comprehensive rescue work was completed Friday after a 6.0-magnitude earthquake jolted Luxian county in Luzhou, Southwest China's Sichuan province.
Nearly 400 armed police dispatched to quake-hit Luxian County
China has dispatched nearly 400 armed police personnel to the frontline of quake relief following a 6.0-magnitude earthquake that hit Luxian County of Luzhou City, southwest China's Sichuan Province, on Thursday.
Thousands of people bid soldiers farewell in China's Henan Province
Members of the Chinese People's Armed Police Force (PAP) Henan Contingent withdrew from Jun County, Hebi City, central China's Henan Province on August 1, after completing the flood control and disaster relief tasks there. Thousands of local residents spontaneously lined up to see off the troops.
Humanitarian assistance disaster relief training of Exercise Cobra Gold 2021 held in Thailand
The opening ceremony of the humanitarian assistance disaster relief field training exercise (HADR FTX) as part of Exercise Cobra Gold 2021 was held at Rayong, Thailand, on July 30.
PAP conducts joint counter-terrorism exercise in Yunnan
Recently, a mobile detachment under the People's Armed Police (PAP) Force Yunnan Contingent conducted a large-scale joint counter-terrorism exercise involving multiple specialties.
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.
'I chose to be a soldier': Film academy graduate
Do you prefer being a movie star or joining the army if you graduate from a renowned film academy? While many people may choose the former, Shang Lin chose the latter. From a cute girl taking selfies with her mobile phone to a soldier equipped with a rifle, Shang, 22, shows one life choice of China's Generation Z.
Border sentry post no longer
By the end of last year, grid connection came to Kunmujia sentry post under the PLA Xizang Military Command (MC) at an altitude of 4,900 meters. From then on, the sentry post finally bid farewell to the no-electricity history of over a decade.

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US and its allies are to blame for global democracy backslides
As US global hegemony continues its inevitable decline, this is naturally leading to the expansion of political rights across the Global South. It means that US influence has been the thing actually holding back democracy for the majority of the global population.
How Australia is pushed to a belligerent path
Australia was seemingly a land of peace in the South Pacific. But it has gone further down the belligerent path. Its change of attitude toward China was accordingly rapid in the past few years.