A foreign paratrooper descends to the ground with a parachute after jumping out of a transport helicopter. Teams of paratroopers are in preparation for the Airborne Platoon event of the IAG 2017 in central China's Hubei Province.
A soldier assigned to the Russian Aerospace Forces signals a Russian SU-35 fighter jet to taxi on the runway at a military airfield in northeast China during a flight training exercise in preparation for the Aviadarts event of the International Army Games (IAG) 2017.
Soldiers assigned to an air-defense brigade with the PLA 72nd Group Army operate a crane to load HQ-16 medium-range anti-aircraft missile systems onto a missile launching truck prior to a live-fire training exercise on July 24, 2017.
A JH-7A fighter bomber attached to the Chinese PLA Air Force taxis towards the runway after a specific flight training exercise in preparation for the Aviadarts event of the International Army Games (IAG) 2017.
Chinese ambassador to Brunei Yang Jian (2nd R, front), Chinese Defense Attache to Brunei Wu Geng (1st R, front) and Brunei's Deputy Minister of Defense Abdul Aziz (3rd R, front) attend a reception to celebrate the 90th anniversary of the founding of the PLA of China, July 24, 2017.
Chinese President Xi Jinping and other top Chinese leaders visit a major exhibition marking the 90th anniversary of the founding of the PLA at the Military Museum of the Chinese People's Revolution in Beijing, capital of China, July 21, 2017. Senior leaders Li Keqiang, Zhang Dejiang, Yu Zhengsheng, Liu Yunshan, Wang Qishan and Zhang Gaoli, also visited the exhibition.
Landing craft attached to a landing craft squadron of the army under the PLA Eastern Theater Command steam in formation during a joint maritime training exercise on July 20, 2017.
Soldiers assigned to an airborne troop with the PLA Air Force jump over a high wall obstacle during a tactical training exercise on July 23, 2017.
A soldier crosses a trench obstacle while balancing himself on a rope bridge during a course-completion test at a military training base in southeast China's Jiangxi Province on July 21, 2017.
An H-6H bomber attached to an aviation regiment of the air force under the PLA Eastern Theater Command takes off for a sortie from a military airfield in late July, 2017.