China, ASEAN launch joint maritime exercise China, ASEAN launch joint maritime exercise

Observers and participating troops attend the opening ceremony of the ASEAN-China Joint Maritime Exercise-2018 on Oct. 22 in the city of Zhanjiang, south China's Guangdong Province.

Highlights of Highlights of "Sharp Blade 2018" International Sniper Competition

A soldier sights in on targets during the "Sharp Blade 2018" International Sniper Competition on October 20, 2018.

August 1st Aerobatics Team performs aerobatic stunts August 1st Aerobatics Team performs aerobatic stunts

Four J-10 fighter jets attached to the August 1st Aerobatics Team of the Chinese People's Liberation Army (PLA) Air Force perform aerobatic stunts during the aviation open day at an airport in North China on October 20, 2018.

Chinese defense minister meets with Lao counterpart Chinese defense minister meets with Lao counterpart

Chinese State Councilor and Defense Minister Wei Fenghe (R) meets with his Lao counterpart Chansamone Chanyalath in Singapore Oct. 18, 2018.

J-10 fighter jet fires at ground targets J-10 fighter jet fires at ground targets

A J-10 fighter jet attached to an aviation brigade of the air force under the PLA Southern Theater Command takes off for a combat sortie during a live-fire training exercise on October 16, 2018.

Infantrymen conduct training with MBTs Infantrymen conduct training with MBTs

Infantrymen assigned to an armored detachment with the PLA 76th Group Army advance to assault mock enemies' positions under the cover of Type-96A main battle tanks (MBTs) during an actual combat training exercise in northwest China's Gansu Province on October 16, 2018.

J-10 fighter jet receives fuel from tanker aircraft J-10 fighter jet receives fuel from tanker aircraft

A J-10 fighter jet attached to an aviation brigade under the PLA Air Force prepares to receive fuel from a tanker aircraft during a recent flight training exercise.

Xi meets with Russian defense minister Xi meets with Russian defense minister

Chinese President Xi Jinping (R) meets with visiting Russian Defense Minister Sergei Shoigu at the Great Hall of the People in Beijing, capital of China, Oct. 19, 2018.

Military vehicles en route to training base Military vehicles en route to training base

A convoy of military trucks carrying weapons and equipment is en route to a designated training area during a driving skills training exercise in northwest China's Gansu Province on October 17, 2018.

J-11 fighter jet fires at ground targets J-11 fighter jet fires at ground targets

A J-11 fighter jet attached to an aviation brigade of the air force under the PLA Western Theater Command fires at simulated ground targets during a live-fire training exercise on October 16, 2018.

China, ASEAN launch joint maritime exercise
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August 1st Aerobatics Team performs aerobatic stunts
Chinese defense minister meets with Lao counterpart
J-10 fighter jet fires at ground targets
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J-10 fighter jet receives fuel from tanker aircraft
Xi meets with Russian defense minister
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China, ASEAN launch joint maritime exercise China, ASEAN launch joint maritime exercise

Observers and participating troops attend the opening ceremony of the ASEAN-China Joint Maritime Exercise-2018 on Oct. 22 in the city of Zhanjiang, south China's Guangdong Province.

Highlights of Highlights of "Sharp Blade 2018" International Sniper Competition

A soldier sights in on targets during the "Sharp Blade 2018" International Sniper Competition on October 20, 2018.

August 1st Aerobatics Team performs aerobatic stunts August 1st Aerobatics Team performs aerobatic stunts

Four J-10 fighter jets attached to the August 1st Aerobatics Team of the Chinese People's Liberation Army (PLA) Air Force perform aerobatic stunts during the aviation open day at an airport in North China on October 20, 2018.

Chinese defense minister meets with Lao counterpart Chinese defense minister meets with Lao counterpart

Chinese State Councilor and Defense Minister Wei Fenghe (R) meets with his Lao counterpart Chansamone Chanyalath in Singapore Oct. 18, 2018.

J-10 fighter jet fires at ground targets J-10 fighter jet fires at ground targets

A J-10 fighter jet attached to an aviation brigade of the air force under the PLA Southern Theater Command takes off for a combat sortie during a live-fire training exercise on October 16, 2018.

Infantrymen conduct training with MBTs Infantrymen conduct training with MBTs

Infantrymen assigned to an armored detachment with the PLA 76th Group Army advance to assault mock enemies' positions under the cover of Type-96A main battle tanks (MBTs) during an actual combat training exercise in northwest China's Gansu Province on October 16, 2018.

J-10 fighter jet receives fuel from tanker aircraft J-10 fighter jet receives fuel from tanker aircraft

A J-10 fighter jet attached to an aviation brigade under the PLA Air Force prepares to receive fuel from a tanker aircraft during a recent flight training exercise.

Xi meets with Russian defense minister Xi meets with Russian defense minister

Chinese President Xi Jinping (R) meets with visiting Russian Defense Minister Sergei Shoigu at the Great Hall of the People in Beijing, capital of China, Oct. 19, 2018.

Military vehicles en route to training base Military vehicles en route to training base

A convoy of military trucks carrying weapons and equipment is en route to a designated training area during a driving skills training exercise in northwest China's Gansu Province on October 17, 2018.

J-11 fighter jet fires at ground targets J-11 fighter jet fires at ground targets

A J-11 fighter jet attached to an aviation brigade of the air force under the PLA Western Theater Command fires at simulated ground targets during a live-fire training exercise on October 16, 2018.

China, ASEAN launch joint maritime exercise
Highlights of
August 1st Aerobatics Team performs aerobatic stunts
Chinese defense minister meets with Lao counterpart
J-10 fighter jet fires at ground targets
Infantrymen conduct training with MBTs
J-10 fighter jet receives fuel from tanker aircraft
Xi meets with Russian defense minister
Military vehicles en route to training base
J-11 fighter jet fires at ground targets
To cope with the stress, first of all, China should strengthen technology and personnel reserves in the field of arms control as quickly as possible.
Chinese Defense Minister Wei Fenghe on Sunday hailed the China-ASEAN joint military exercise as a milestone event that will showcase the resolve and determination of China and ASEAN to safeguard regional peace and stability.
China expresses concern to U.S. over warship passage through Taiwan Strait
China on Tuesday said it has expressed concern to the United States after two American warships passed through the Taiwan Strait.
China urges Japan to squarely face up to invasion history
China on Wednesday firmly opposed recent actions by Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe, urging Japan to squarely face up to and earnestly reflect upon its history of aggression.
Mainland reiterates opposition to military contact between U.S., Taiwan
The Chinese mainland resolutely opposes official contacts and military links in any form between the United States and Taiwan, a spokesperson said Wednesday.
The "Peace and Friendship 2018" joint military drill is of great significance to strengthening military responses to regional security threats and to maintain peace of the three countries.
China, Malaysia and Thailand joint military drill to maintain regional peace and stability
The "Peace and Friendship 2018" joint military drill is of great significance to strengthening military responses to regional security threats and to maintain peace of the three countries.
China-made large amphibious aircraft completes first water takeoff
China's independently-developed large amphibious aircraft AG600 completed its first water takeoff and landing in the city of Jingmen in the central province of Hubei on Saturday morning.
China finishes drafting law on veterans' welfare
China's Ministry of Veterans Affairs has finished drafting a law on veterans' welfare and is sending the draft to relevant departments for opinions, the ministry said Tuesday.
Chinese peacekeepers conduct medical examinations for students in southern Lebanon
A Chinese medical team working with the Chinese peace-keeping troops at the UNIFIL on Wednesday conducted medical examinations for students of an Orthodox school in southern Lebanon.
China's peacekeeping helicopter in Sudan transfers wounded foreign soldier
China's peacekeeping helicopter detachment to Darfur in Sudan dispatched one Mi-171 transport helicopter to Taweelah on the morning of October 13for medical evacuation mission.
Chinese peacekeepers offer psychological counseling to foreign peacekeepers in DRC
On the eve of the World Mental Health Day 2018, the 22nd Chinese peacekeeping medical detachment to the Democratic Republic of the Congo organized a psychological counseling campaign to offer psychological counseling service to foreign peacekeeping troops to Congo.
Chinese peacekeepers win 4th place in UNIFIL military obstacle challenge
The construction engineer detachment of the 17th Chinese peacekeeping force to Lebanon won the 4th place in an military obstacle challenge held by the UNIFIL on October 8.
Chinese naval fleet returns from escort missions
A Chinese naval fleet of three warships returned to a naval base in Zhoushan, on Thursday after ending escort missions in the Gulf of Aden and Somali waters.
30th Chinese naval escort taskforce sets sail for Gulf of Aden
The 30th Chinese naval escort taskforce set out for the Gulf of Aden and the waters off Somali from a naval port in Qingdao of east China's Shandong Province on Monday morning to carry out the escort mission.
Chinese naval ships make technical stop in Indonesia
The 28th Chinese naval escort taskforce made a technical stop at Port of Tanjung Priok, Jakarta, Indonesia, from July 26 to 29.
Chinese frigate Binzhou makes technical stop in France
The guided-missile frigate Binzhou (Hull 515) of the 29th Chinese naval escort taskforce arrived at the Port of Brest in France and started its three-day technical stop on July 2, 2018.
Armed police aid disaster relief efforts after landslide in SW China
A total of 440 armed police have taken part in disaster relief operations on the border between Sichuan Province and Tibet Autonomous Region in southwest China, after a landslide struck a section of a river in the area on Thursday.
PLA aids disaster relief in landslide-affected area
A 25-member contingent deployed by the PLA is conducting a disaster survey at the site of a barrier lake that was formed after a landslide Thursday struck a section of a river in southwest China.
Joint medical rescue exercise promotes China- Laos military ties
The "Peace Train 2018" China-Laos humanitarian and medical joint rescue exercise between Chinese and Laotian militaries successfully concluded on Tuesday. The two militaries spoke highly of the results of the joint exercise.
Chinese doctors bring relief to Lao dam victims
On the muddy yard of Sanamxay District Hospital in southern Lao province of Attapeu, Chinese doctors in military uniform have set up tents as reception for Lao villagers seeking medical service.
The "Peace Mission 2018" joint anti-terrorism military exercise kicked off at the No. 255 training range in Chebarkul, Russia on August 29, 2018 local time.
China issues new counterterrorism guideline
China's counter-terrorism-related ministries jointly issued a guideline on legal procedures and penalty standards for terrorist crimes, which experts predict will deter offenders.
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.
Feature: Worldwide elite snipers enhance friendships, sharpen combat experiences
Contestants from all the participating countries have deepened their mutual understanding and professional and personal friendships through the "Sharp Blade" 2018 International Sniping Competition.
'Bullets were zipping over our camp and heads'
Guns, death, poverty and long patrols across swamps and deserts under a baking sun thousands of kilometers from home is a hard life for any young woman.

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Int'l Media on China

China’s focus is on peace, co-operation and hard work
British newspaper The Telegraph and its website published an article written by China's ambassador to the UK Liu Xiaoming on October 19, 2018.In the article Liu stated his refutation against a US politician who bragged about“rebuilding China”in front of the whole world against international common sense.
US Air Force seeks for expansion after separation
The USAF Secretary initiated the expansion plan in a return to geopolitical competition between great powers based on the US National Defense Strategy report. In fact, the USAF considers safeguarding its military service status by seeking resources for expansion.
Three characteristics and two major trends of the US new cyber security strategy
The US DOD recently released the National Cyber Security Strategy Document of the United States of America. This is the first cyber security strategy report issued by the Trump administration and a national-level cyber strategy report in 15 years.