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Fighter jets soar in the sky Fighter jets soar in the sky

J-11 fighter jets attached to an aviation brigade of the air force under the PLA Western Theater Command taxi on the runway before takeoff for a long-distance strike flight training exercise on November 16, 2017.

Armed helicopters depart for flight training Armed helicopters depart for flight training

Transport and attack helicopters attached to an army aviation brigade of the PLA 73rd Combined Corps lift off from a military airfield for ultra-low altitude flight training on November 16, 2017.

Night live-fire training Night live-fire training

New type self-propelled howitzer systems attached to an artillery brigade under the PLA 73rd Group Army conduct a salvo of shells during a night live-fire training exercise in southeast China's Jiangxi Province on Nov. 14, 2017.

Soldiers operate flamethrower Soldiers operate flamethrower

A flamethrower operator assigned to the chemical defense troops of a combined brigade with the 73rd Group Army of the PLA Army uses a flamethrower to ignite a controlled fire to burn down the simulated targets during the offensive operation drill on November 15, 2017.

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

Z-19 attack helicopters attached to an army aviation brigade under the PLA 80th Combined Corps lift off from a military airfield for a flight training exercise recently.

MBTs in live-fire training MBTs in live-fire training

A Type 96 MBT attached to a brigade under the PLA Army's 73rd Combined Corps fires its main gun while advancing to assault mock enemies during a live-fire training exercise at a training range in Fujian on November 14, 2017.

Chinese vessels conduct drill in Yellow Sea Chinese vessels conduct drill in Yellow Sea

The guided-missile frigate Weifang attached to a destroyer flotilla with the North China Sea Fleet under the PLA Navy fires its main gun at simulated sea targets during a 3-day-long training exercise in waters of the Yellow Sea from Nov. 12 to 14, 2017.

Armored vehicles wades through shallow stream Armored vehicles wades through shallow stream

A ZBD-04 infantry fighting vehicle (IFV) attached to a brigade under the PLA 72nd Group Army wades through a shallow stream in speed during an actual combat tactical training exercise on nov. 9, 2017.

Frigate Daqing performs live-fire training near Yellow Sea Frigate Daqing performs live-fire training near Yellow Sea

The guided-missile frigate Daqing (Hull 576) fires its rocket-propelled depth charges at simulated targets during a 5-day-long maritime realistic training exercise in waters of the Yellow Sea from Nov. 7 to 11, 2017.

Air-defense actual combat training held in China's Inner Mongolia Air-defense actual combat training held in China's Inner Mongolia

An HQ-7B low-altitude surface-to-air missiles system fires its anti-aircraft missile at a simulated ultra low altitude target during an actual combat training exercise on the Horqin Grassland in North China's Inner Mongolia Autonomous Region on Nov. 11, 2017.

Fighter jets soar in the sky
Armed helicopters depart for flight training
Night live-fire training
Soldiers operate flamethrower
Attack helicopters hover at low altitude
MBTs in live-fire training
Chinese vessels conduct drill in Yellow Sea
Armored vehicles wades through shallow stream
Frigate Daqing performs live-fire training near Yellow Sea
Air-defense actual combat training held in China's Inner Mongolia
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Fighter jets soar in the sky Fighter jets soar in the sky

J-11 fighter jets attached to an aviation brigade of the air force under the PLA Western Theater Command taxi on the runway before takeoff for a long-distance strike flight training exercise on November 16, 2017.

Armed helicopters depart for flight training Armed helicopters depart for flight training

Transport and attack helicopters attached to an army aviation brigade of the PLA 73rd Combined Corps lift off from a military airfield for ultra-low altitude flight training on November 16, 2017.

Night live-fire training Night live-fire training

New type self-propelled howitzer systems attached to an artillery brigade under the PLA 73rd Group Army conduct a salvo of shells during a night live-fire training exercise in southeast China's Jiangxi Province on Nov. 14, 2017.

Soldiers operate flamethrower Soldiers operate flamethrower

A flamethrower operator assigned to the chemical defense troops of a combined brigade with the 73rd Group Army of the PLA Army uses a flamethrower to ignite a controlled fire to burn down the simulated targets during the offensive operation drill on November 15, 2017.

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

Z-19 attack helicopters attached to an army aviation brigade under the PLA 80th Combined Corps lift off from a military airfield for a flight training exercise recently.

MBTs in live-fire training MBTs in live-fire training

A Type 96 MBT attached to a brigade under the PLA Army's 73rd Combined Corps fires its main gun while advancing to assault mock enemies during a live-fire training exercise at a training range in Fujian on November 14, 2017.

Chinese vessels conduct drill in Yellow Sea Chinese vessels conduct drill in Yellow Sea

The guided-missile frigate Weifang attached to a destroyer flotilla with the North China Sea Fleet under the PLA Navy fires its main gun at simulated sea targets during a 3-day-long training exercise in waters of the Yellow Sea from Nov. 12 to 14, 2017.

Armored vehicles wades through shallow stream Armored vehicles wades through shallow stream

A ZBD-04 infantry fighting vehicle (IFV) attached to a brigade under the PLA 72nd Group Army wades through a shallow stream in speed during an actual combat tactical training exercise on nov. 9, 2017.

Frigate Daqing performs live-fire training near Yellow Sea Frigate Daqing performs live-fire training near Yellow Sea

The guided-missile frigate Daqing (Hull 576) fires its rocket-propelled depth charges at simulated targets during a 5-day-long maritime realistic training exercise in waters of the Yellow Sea from Nov. 7 to 11, 2017.

Air-defense actual combat training held in China's Inner Mongolia Air-defense actual combat training held in China's Inner Mongolia

An HQ-7B low-altitude surface-to-air missiles system fires its anti-aircraft missile at a simulated ultra low altitude target during an actual combat training exercise on the Horqin Grassland in North China's Inner Mongolia Autonomous Region on Nov. 11, 2017.

Fighter jets soar in the sky
Armed helicopters depart for flight training
Night live-fire training
Soldiers operate flamethrower
Attack helicopters hover at low altitude
MBTs in live-fire training
Chinese vessels conduct drill in Yellow Sea
Armored vehicles wades through shallow stream
Frigate Daqing performs live-fire training near Yellow Sea
Air-defense actual combat training held in China's Inner Mongolia
Regarding the complex situation on the Korean Peninsula, it is a common knowledge in the international community that military approach is usually the last resort and the least effective one.
If Zimbabwe can handle the crisis well and maintain national stability, it will fit the interests of the nation and Africa. The Chinese public would like to see peace in that distant but friendly country.
China, Russia to stage joint anti-missile computerized exercise
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China asks US to properly handle issues regarding Taiwan
China Friday urged the United States to properly handle issues regarding Taiwan, and not to have any official and military contact in any form with the island.
China's friendly policy toward Zimbabwe will not change
China's friendly policy toward Zimbabwe will not change in spite of the current situation in the African country, a Chinese spokesperson said Thursday.
China's home-made drone total solution highlight at Dubai Airshow
On the just-closed Dubai Airshow, China's home-developed drones and Unmanned Aircraft System (UAS) Total Solution demonstration drew attentions.
China to start new-round minesweeping in Yunnan border area
With the approval of the State Council and China's CMC, the Chinese military and related local governments will launch a joint campaign to clear up the remaining mine fields in the Chinese territory along the China-Vietnam border.
Chinese peacekeepers begin to return from South Sudan
The first echelon of China's third peacekeeping infantry battalion to South Sudan has returned after finishing a one-year United Nations peacekeeping mission.
4th Chinese peacekeeping infantry battalion to S. Sudan sets out
180 peacekeepers of the 700-member 4th Chinese peacekeeping infantry battalion to South Sudan (Juba),left for Juba from Zhengzhou, capital city of central China’s Henan province, on Tuesday evening.
Chinese peacekeeping engineers kicks off construction of highway in S. Sudan
A groundbreaking ceremony to mark the beginning of the Logistic Support Line project undertaken by the 8th Chinese peacekeeping engineer battalion to Southern Sudan (Wau) was held in Wau, a city in west Southern Sudan, on Wednesday.
International Peacekeeping Seminar held in Nanjing
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China to continue escort missions in Gulf of Aden, Somalia
China will continue to participate in escort missions in the Gulf of Aden and waters off Somalia to protect the international lane, a spokesperson said on Friday.
Chinese naval escort fleet concludes visit to Denmark
China's 26th naval escort fleet departed from here on Friday morning after a five-day visit to Denmark.
27th Chinese naval escort taskforce sets sail from S. China's Sanya
The 27th Chinese naval escort taskforce on Tuesday set sail from a naval port in Sanya, South China's Hainan province, embarking on the voyage to the Gulf of Aden and waters off Somali coast for escort missions.
25th Chinese naval escort taskforce returns to China
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13th China-U.S. Disaster Management Exchange starts in Portland
The 13th China-U.S. Disaster Management Exchange, one of the routine annual exchanges between the two militaries, kicked off at Portland, State of Oregon on the morning of November 13, local time.
Chinese PLA helps Sierra Leone build infectious disease surveillance system
The system was built under the assistance of the Chinese PLA military medical experts to Sierra Leone, its smooth operation marks that success has been achieved in the initial stage of the construction of infectious disease surveillance network in Sierra Leone by China.
Macao govt denies PLA misconduct rumors in wake of Typhoon Hato
The government of the Macao Special Administrative Region (SAR) on Saturday denied a rumor that the People's Liberation Army (PLA) Garrison beat local citizens and robbed stores as the troops were mobilized to provide disaster relief.
Chinese troops in Macao to help with disaster relief
The central government has given the permission for the People's Liberation Army Macao Garrison to help with disaster relief in Macao, an official statement said Friday.
Beijing’s aid to anti-terror fight supports regional stability
The five-month battle against terrorists in the southern Philippine city of Marawi, which was caused by IS group trying to gain a foothold in Southeast Asia, has ended, Philippine Defense Secretary Delfin Lorenzana declared on Monday.
China donates second batch of military equipment to Philippines to fight terrorists
The Philippine defense department received on Thursday a second batch of military equipment that China donated to help the Philippines fight terrorism.
China's armed police hold anti-terror exercise in Xinjiang
China's armed police on Tuesday completed an anti-terror exercise in Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region.
United Shield-2017 joint anti-terrorism drill wraps up in Belarus
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Safeguarding world peace demonstrates China's commitment to be a responsible major country
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Chinese college girl's one-year peacekeeping mission in South Sudan
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Chinese military official meets with Vietnam' s Army chief
Chief of the General Staff of the Vietnam People' s Army Phan Van Giang hosted a reception in Hanoi on November 13 for Director of the Defence Mobilisation Department under the Central Military Commission of China Sheng Bin.
Repercussions of Houthi missile attack on Riyadh deepen crisis in Yemen
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America, obsessed with military power
Actually, everyone knows how powerful the American military is, so it doesn't have to flex muscles everywhere, which will only create the opposite effect.