J-10 fighter jet flies over paddy field J-10 fighter jet flies over paddy field

A J-10 fighter jet attached to an aviation brigade of the air force under the PLA Northern Theater Command soars over the valley during a flight training exercise on March 31, 2020.

Frigates Yulin and Xuchang jointly execute realistic maritime operations Frigates Yulin and Xuchang jointly execute realistic maritime operations

The guided-missile frigate Yulin attached to a destroyer flotilla with the navy under the PLA Southern Theater Command fires its rocket-propelled depth charges at mock hostile submarine during a maritime training exercise in waters of the South China Sea in late March, 2020.

AEW aircraft perform patrol mission AEW aircraft perform patrol mission

A KJ-500 AEW aircraft attached to an aviation division of the navy under the PLA Eastern Theater Command sits on the flightline and receives inspections prior to a recent night patrol mission.

MBT moves forward to designated training field MBT moves forward to designated training field

A main battle tank (MBT) attached to an armored regiment under the PLA Xinjiang Military Command rumbles through a mound of dust to a designated training area during a maneuver operation on March 30, 2020.

Chinese national flag flies at half-mast to mourn for people died in COVID-19 fight Chinese national flag flies at half-mast to mourn for people died in COVID-19 fight

A Chinese national flag flies at half-mast to mourn for martyrs who died in the fight against the novel coronavirus disease outbreak and compatriots died of the disease at Tian'anmen Square in Beijing, capital of China, April 4, 2020.

Fighters take off for night combat sorties Fighters take off for night combat sorties

Pilots sitting in the cockpit of their fighter jet are well prepared and await approvals to take off during an aerial night combat training exercise at a military airfield in north China on March 13, 2020.

Attack helicopters lift off for mission Attack helicopters lift off for mission

Pilots sitting in the cockpit of a WZ-10 attack helicopter get ready for a flight training exercise in early March, 2020. They are assigned to an army aviation brigade under the PLA Western Theater Command.

Artillerymen fire portable rockets Artillerymen fire portable rockets

Artillerymen assigned to a brigade under the PLA 76th Group Army stand in formation, listening to the instructor's summary after the live-fire operation on March 21, 2020.

PLA Rocket Force maintains combat readiness PLA Rocket Force maintains combat readiness

Soldiers assigned to a brigade under the PLA Rocket Force erect a ballistic missile system into position on a missile launching truck during a realistic training exercise on March 12, 2020.

China, Cambodia launch joint military exercise on anti-terrorism, humanitarian rescue China, Cambodia launch joint military exercise on anti-terrorism, humanitarian rescue

Cambodia and China launched the fourth joint drill on counter-terrorism and humanitarian rescue at the Techo Sen Chumkiri live-fire field in Cambodia's southwestern Kampot province on March 15.

J-10 fighter jet flies over paddy field
Frigates Yulin and Xuchang jointly execute realistic maritime operations
AEW aircraft perform patrol mission
MBT moves forward to designated training field
Chinese national flag flies at half-mast to mourn for people died in COVID-19 fight
Fighters take off for night combat sorties
Attack helicopters lift off for mission
Artillerymen fire portable rockets
PLA Rocket Force maintains combat readiness
China, Cambodia launch joint military exercise on anti-terrorism, humanitarian rescue
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J-10 fighter jet flies over paddy field J-10 fighter jet flies over paddy field

A J-10 fighter jet attached to an aviation brigade of the air force under the PLA Northern Theater Command soars over the valley during a flight training exercise on March 31, 2020.

Frigates Yulin and Xuchang jointly execute realistic maritime operations Frigates Yulin and Xuchang jointly execute realistic maritime operations

The guided-missile frigate Yulin attached to a destroyer flotilla with the navy under the PLA Southern Theater Command fires its rocket-propelled depth charges at mock hostile submarine during a maritime training exercise in waters of the South China Sea in late March, 2020.

AEW aircraft perform patrol mission AEW aircraft perform patrol mission

A KJ-500 AEW aircraft attached to an aviation division of the navy under the PLA Eastern Theater Command sits on the flightline and receives inspections prior to a recent night patrol mission.

MBT moves forward to designated training field MBT moves forward to designated training field

A main battle tank (MBT) attached to an armored regiment under the PLA Xinjiang Military Command rumbles through a mound of dust to a designated training area during a maneuver operation on March 30, 2020.

Chinese national flag flies at half-mast to mourn for people died in COVID-19 fight Chinese national flag flies at half-mast to mourn for people died in COVID-19 fight

A Chinese national flag flies at half-mast to mourn for martyrs who died in the fight against the novel coronavirus disease outbreak and compatriots died of the disease at Tian'anmen Square in Beijing, capital of China, April 4, 2020.

Fighters take off for night combat sorties Fighters take off for night combat sorties

Pilots sitting in the cockpit of their fighter jet are well prepared and await approvals to take off during an aerial night combat training exercise at a military airfield in north China on March 13, 2020.

Attack helicopters lift off for mission Attack helicopters lift off for mission

Pilots sitting in the cockpit of a WZ-10 attack helicopter get ready for a flight training exercise in early March, 2020. They are assigned to an army aviation brigade under the PLA Western Theater Command.

Artillerymen fire portable rockets Artillerymen fire portable rockets

Artillerymen assigned to a brigade under the PLA 76th Group Army stand in formation, listening to the instructor's summary after the live-fire operation on March 21, 2020.

PLA Rocket Force maintains combat readiness PLA Rocket Force maintains combat readiness

Soldiers assigned to a brigade under the PLA Rocket Force erect a ballistic missile system into position on a missile launching truck during a realistic training exercise on March 12, 2020.

China, Cambodia launch joint military exercise on anti-terrorism, humanitarian rescue China, Cambodia launch joint military exercise on anti-terrorism, humanitarian rescue

Cambodia and China launched the fourth joint drill on counter-terrorism and humanitarian rescue at the Techo Sen Chumkiri live-fire field in Cambodia's southwestern Kampot province on March 15.

J-10 fighter jet flies over paddy field
Frigates Yulin and Xuchang jointly execute realistic maritime operations
AEW aircraft perform patrol mission
MBT moves forward to designated training field
Chinese national flag flies at half-mast to mourn for people died in COVID-19 fight
Fighters take off for night combat sorties
Attack helicopters lift off for mission
Artillerymen fire portable rockets
PLA Rocket Force maintains combat readiness
China, Cambodia launch joint military exercise on anti-terrorism, humanitarian rescue
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China opposes all forms of discrimination, prejudice: spokesperson
A Chinese Foreign Ministry spokesperson said Tuesday that China opposes all forms of discrimination and prejudice.
Chinese embassy official refutes 'cover- up' allegations on COVID-19 outbreak
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China-Cambodia
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Amphibious aircraft AG600 prepares for first sea-based test flight
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Chinese peacekeepers to Lebanon conduct emergency UN repair task
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Chinese peacekeeping engineers to DRC complete road repair mission
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Chinese peacekeeping force completes armed escort mission in South Sudan
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Chinese peacekeepers attend Pakistani counterparts’ award ceremony in Darfur
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Chinese naval 33rd escort taskforce escorts eight Chinese fishing boats
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Missions completed, 32nd Chinese naval escort taskforce returns home
The 32nd Chinese naval escort taskforce consisting of the guided missile destroyer Xi'an, the missile frigate Anyang and the comprehensive supply ship Gaoyouhu attached to the PLA Navy returned to its homeport in Zhoushan in east China's Zhejiang Province on the morning of October 29.
Chinese naval 33rd escort taskforce starts 2nd round of in-port replenishment
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Navy sends its most capable combat ship on escort mission
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Over 1,400 military personnel battle forest fire in China's Xichang
Firefighters continued to battle the forest fire in Xichang city of Liangshan Yi Autonomous Prefecture, southwest China's Sichuan Province on April 1. Totally 1,400-odd service members plus militias under the Liangshan Military Sub-command were still in the frontline battling the blaze.
Chinese military sends additional 2,600 medical personnel to Wuhan
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PLA dispatches helicopters to deliver medical supplies in coronavirus-hit Wuhan
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PLA logistics force swings into action to boost flow of medical supplies
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Clip shows determination, confidence in anti-terrorism in Xinjiang
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China, India stage counter-terrorist drills
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Anti-terrorism efforts effectively protect human rights in Xinjiang
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Joint exercises among ASEAN states bolster region's counterterror skills
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CMC

Int'l Media on China

US Military Snubbed in the Philippines
On Feb. 12, the government of the Philippines issued a notice to the United States embassy to terminate the Visiting Forces Agreement, or VFA. Under the agreement, the two countries can negotiate issues within 180 days. The agreement is important to the U.S.-Philippine military alliance, so the development has attracted great attention around the world.

Int'l Militaries on China

China looks to increase defence ties with South Africa
A long-time commercial partner with numerous African countries, the People's Republic of China is looking to improve its defence ties on the continent, with particular emphasis on cooperating with South Africa on defence technologies.
What U.S. is trying to hide by firing the captain of USS Roosevelt
How the Navy handled the incident revealed that it shared a similar mindset with the U.S. government in handling the pandemic. They are incompetent in preventing and controlling the spread of the virus, spending more time and energy on covering up the truth. What happened to Captain Crozier reminds people of what Dr. Helen Chu had gone through.
Russia's new frigates deployment will change military balance in Black Sea
The Black Sea is a stronghold of strategic importance that connects Russia with the major oceans. Moscow has paid close attention to the security situation in the Black Sea in recent years by strengthening the Black Sea fleet continuously to consolidate its military influence in the region.