Xi urges Chinese air force to enhance capability to win Xi urges Chinese air force to enhance capability to win

Chinese President Xi Jinping inspects an air force base in northwest China's Gansu Province, Aug. 22. 2019.

PLA's Peace Train medical team escorts 3 injured Chinese back home PLA's Peace Train medical team escorts 3 injured Chinese back home

Chinese PLA's Peace Train medical team helps three injured Chinese tourists, including two severely wounded, take the PLA Z-8G rescue helicopter to fly back to China at Wattay International Airport of Lao's capital Vientiane at 3:40 p.m. local time (0840 GMT).

Armored vehicles train in ancient battleground Armored vehicles train in ancient battleground

A main battle tank leads a column of armored vehicles rumbling down a dirt road during a coordinated combat training exercise conducted by a combined brigade under the PLA 79th Group Army at an ancient battleground in Jiuquan, northwest China's Gansu Province lately.

Armored vehicles train at altitude of 4,500 meters Armored vehicles train at altitude of 4,500 meters

A convoy of wheeled self-propelled assault gun systems attached to an artillery detachment of a combined army brigade under the PLA 77th Group Army is en route to a designated training field at the altitude of 4,500 meters in mid August, 2019.

Destroyer flotilla launches smoke screen to mask movement Destroyer flotilla launches smoke screen to mask movement

A guided-missile destroyer attached to a destroyer flotilla with the navy under the PLA Southern Theater Command throws jamming bombs to make smoke screen to mask the movement during a maritime training exercise in waters of the South China Sea on August 14, 2019.

Xi visits monument and martyrs' cemetery of the West Route Army of Chinese Workers' and Peasants' Red Army in Gansu Xi visits monument and martyrs' cemetery of the West Route Army of Chinese Workers' and Peasants' Red Army in Gansu

Chinese President Xi Jinping visits a monument and martyrs' cemetery of the West Route Army of Chinese Workers' and Peasants' Red Army, and lays a floral basket for the martyrs in Gaotai County of Zhangye, China's Gansu Province, Aug. 20, 2019.

"Peace Train-2019" China-Laos joint rescue exercise held in Vientiane

Participants take part in the comprehensive epidemic prevention and control drills during the "Peace Train-2019" China-Laos humanitarian and medical joint rescue exercise in Vientiane, capital of Laos, Aug. 18, 2019.

Soldiers engage in pontoon bridge building Soldiers engage in pontoon bridge building

Aerial view of a completed floating pontoon bridge across the the midstream Yellow River, which was assembled by soldiers assigned to a brigade under the PLA 82nd Group Army during a field training exercise from August 13 to 15, 2019.

Artillery battery fires rockets at night Artillery battery fires rockets at night

PHL-03 long-range multiple launch rocket systems attached to an artillery battery under the PLA 74th Group Army fires rockets at simulate target during a night raid exercise in northwest China at four o'clock on the morning of Aug. 18, 2019.

"Aviadarts" competition of IAG 2019 wraps up in Russia

Delegations of the Chinese and Russian officers and soldiers participating in the "Aviadarts" competition as part of the IAG 2019 pose for a group photo during the closing ceremony of the competition at the Dyagilevo military airport in central Russia's Ryazan Oblast on August 17.

Xi urges Chinese air force to enhance capability to win
PLA's Peace Train medical team escorts 3 injured Chinese back home
Armored vehicles train in ancient battleground
Armored vehicles train at altitude of 4,500 meters
Destroyer flotilla launches smoke screen to mask movement
Xi visits monument and martyrs' cemetery of the West Route Army of Chinese Workers' and Peasants' Red Army in Gansu
Soldiers engage in pontoon bridge building
Artillery battery fires rockets at night
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Xi urges Chinese air force to enhance capability to win Xi urges Chinese air force to enhance capability to win

Chinese President Xi Jinping inspects an air force base in northwest China's Gansu Province, Aug. 22. 2019.

PLA's Peace Train medical team escorts 3 injured Chinese back home PLA's Peace Train medical team escorts 3 injured Chinese back home

Chinese PLA's Peace Train medical team helps three injured Chinese tourists, including two severely wounded, take the PLA Z-8G rescue helicopter to fly back to China at Wattay International Airport of Lao's capital Vientiane at 3:40 p.m. local time (0840 GMT).

Armored vehicles train in ancient battleground Armored vehicles train in ancient battleground

A main battle tank leads a column of armored vehicles rumbling down a dirt road during a coordinated combat training exercise conducted by a combined brigade under the PLA 79th Group Army at an ancient battleground in Jiuquan, northwest China's Gansu Province lately.

Armored vehicles train at altitude of 4,500 meters Armored vehicles train at altitude of 4,500 meters

A convoy of wheeled self-propelled assault gun systems attached to an artillery detachment of a combined army brigade under the PLA 77th Group Army is en route to a designated training field at the altitude of 4,500 meters in mid August, 2019.

Destroyer flotilla launches smoke screen to mask movement Destroyer flotilla launches smoke screen to mask movement

A guided-missile destroyer attached to a destroyer flotilla with the navy under the PLA Southern Theater Command throws jamming bombs to make smoke screen to mask the movement during a maritime training exercise in waters of the South China Sea on August 14, 2019.

Xi visits monument and martyrs' cemetery of the West Route Army of Chinese Workers' and Peasants' Red Army in Gansu Xi visits monument and martyrs' cemetery of the West Route Army of Chinese Workers' and Peasants' Red Army in Gansu

Chinese President Xi Jinping visits a monument and martyrs' cemetery of the West Route Army of Chinese Workers' and Peasants' Red Army, and lays a floral basket for the martyrs in Gaotai County of Zhangye, China's Gansu Province, Aug. 20, 2019.

"Peace Train-2019" China-Laos joint rescue exercise held in Vientiane

Participants take part in the comprehensive epidemic prevention and control drills during the "Peace Train-2019" China-Laos humanitarian and medical joint rescue exercise in Vientiane, capital of Laos, Aug. 18, 2019.

Soldiers engage in pontoon bridge building Soldiers engage in pontoon bridge building

Aerial view of a completed floating pontoon bridge across the the midstream Yellow River, which was assembled by soldiers assigned to a brigade under the PLA 82nd Group Army during a field training exercise from August 13 to 15, 2019.

Artillery battery fires rockets at night Artillery battery fires rockets at night

PHL-03 long-range multiple launch rocket systems attached to an artillery battery under the PLA 74th Group Army fires rockets at simulate target during a night raid exercise in northwest China at four o'clock on the morning of Aug. 18, 2019.

"Aviadarts" competition of IAG 2019 wraps up in Russia

Delegations of the Chinese and Russian officers and soldiers participating in the "Aviadarts" competition as part of the IAG 2019 pose for a group photo during the closing ceremony of the competition at the Dyagilevo military airport in central Russia's Ryazan Oblast on August 17.

Xi urges Chinese air force to enhance capability to win
PLA's Peace Train medical team escorts 3 injured Chinese back home
Armored vehicles train in ancient battleground
Armored vehicles train at altitude of 4,500 meters
Destroyer flotilla launches smoke screen to mask movement
Xi visits monument and martyrs' cemetery of the West Route Army of Chinese Workers' and Peasants' Red Army in Gansu
Soldiers engage in pontoon bridge building
Artillery battery fires rockets at night
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Russia and the United States on Thursday blamed each other for the collapse of the INF Treaty, while China said it has no interest in trilateral arms control talks that Washington wants.
China's military says US selling fighter jets to Taiwan is 'very dangerous'
The Chinese military strongly opposes the US selling F-16 fighter jets to Taiwan, calling the action a "complete mistake" and "very dangerous", a spokesman of the Ministry of National Defense said on Friday night.
A major power outside the region is trying to turn the South China Sea into an arena for major-power wrestling, which is the source of tensions in the region, said head of Chinese mission to the European Union (EU) Thursday.
Chinese envoy stresses need to continue fighting terrorism in Syria
Visiting China's special envoy for Syria Xie Xiaoyan on Thursday underscored the need for a continued fight against terrorist groups in Syria.
Xi urges Chinese air force to enhance capability to win
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Chinese blue berets in Lebanon support friendly force with mine clearance
It is reported on Wednesday that, the Chinese peacekeeping contingent to Lebanon supported their Cambodian counterparts to carry out demining missions along the Lebanese border, and destroyed a total of 285 mines within last month.
China's 3rd peacekeeping helicopter detachment to Darfur sets out
A total of 80 officers and soldiers of the first echelon of China's 3rd peacekeeping helicopter detachment to Darfur, Sudan, set out from Nanyuan Airport in Beijing for one-year peacekeeping mission on Tuesday morning.
UN official speaks highly of Chinese peacekeeping force in demining operation
An official of the United Nations Interim Force in Lebanon (UNIFIL) has spoke highly of the Chinese peacekeeping force while inspecting its demining operation.
UNIFIL's Chinese medical unit provides medical service to civilians in south Lebanon
The Chinese medical unit of the United Nations Interim Force in Lebanon (UNIFIL) organized on Saturday a medical day for local civilians in southern Lebanon.
Chinese missile destroyer
Chinese missile destroyer "Xi'an" of the 32nd Chinese naval escort fleet arrived at the port of Alexandria Naval Base of Egypt on Friday for a four-day technical stop.
China's 31st naval escort fleet returns home after seven-month mission
The 31st fleet of the Chinese PLA returned to Zhanjiang City of south China's Guangdong Province on Friday after completing more than seven months of escort missions in the Gulf of Aden and waters off Somalia.
Chinese naval fleets escort over 6,600 vessels in Gulf of Aden, Somalia over past 10 years
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Navy fleet escorts four Chinese civilian ships
On the evening of April 14, two ships from the 31st Chinese naval escort taskforce to the Gulf of Aden successfully escorted four Chinese fishing ships to safe waters after a voyage of more than 500 nautical miles.
4 Chinese tourists badly injured in bus crash in Laos fly back to homeland
The Chinese PLA's Peace Train medical team has accompanied four Chinese tourists badly injured in a deadly bus crash in northern Laos to take flights back to China Thursday afternoon.
Peace Train-2019 China-Laos joint rescue drill carrying out integrated practice
The "Peace Train-2019" China-Laos humanitarian and medical joint rescue exercise has entered the phase of integrated practice on Saturday.
Militias participate in rescue operations of North China landslide
PLA's Shanxi Provincial Military Command dispatched militias for the landslide rescue operations in Shanxi Province, North China.
China, Vietnam conclude 5th high-level border meeting
The fifth three-day high-level border meeting between Chinese and Vietnamese militaries successfully concluded on Wednesday in Cao Bằng Province in the northeast region of Vietnam.
New counter-terror force in Xinjiang
The Chinese People's Armed Police have established a new counter-terror special operations unit in Northwest China's Xinjiang Uyghur Autonomous Region.
China, Kyrgyzstan conclude joint counter-terrorism drill
The joint drill "Cooperation-2019," held by the Chinese People's Armed Police Force (PAP) and the National Guard of Kyrgyzstan, concluded Tuesday in Urumqi, capital of northwest China's Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region.
China, Singapore hold joint military drill on urban anti-terrorism
China and Singapore are conducting combat skills training on urban anti-terrorism in Singapore. Over 200 soldiers are participating in the largest joint drill that also is part of the "Cooperation 2019" program. The training started on July 27 and will end on August 5.
China, Singapore conduct joint exercise on urban counter-terrorism
A bilateral army exercise between the Singapore Armed Forces and the People's Liberation Army of China started here Saturday at Singapore's Jurong Camp with an emphasis on urban counter-terrorism cooperation.
Namibian students enthralled with space travel as Chinese astronauts leave lasting imprint
Students at Namibia's University of Science and Technology (NUST) have called for more investments in science and technology following a visit by Chinese astronauts.
Injured Chinese tourists tell stories of support, comfort from both motherland and Laos
About 40 km south of the northern Lao tourism hub of Luang Prabang, a tourist bus carrying more than 40 Chinese tourists careened off the road on Monday, leaving 13 people dead and 33 injured including two Lao nationals.

CMC

Int'l Media on China

Chinese Ambassador Says Beijing Stands with Myanmar on Rohingya Issue
During a meeting with Myanmar military commander-in-chief Senior General Min Aung Hlaing in Napyitaw on Thursday, Chinese Ambassador Chen Hai reiterated that China stands with Myanmar when it comes to international pressure over the Rohingya crisis in Rakhine State.
Russia appeals to Europeans to heed US INF exit, warns of new arms race
Russia's deputy UN envoy on Thursday appealed to European countries to heed the United States' recent withdrawal from a Cold War arms control treaty and warned of a possible new arms race.
Australian report questioned: Who on earth does China's military development
The report issued by The University of Sydney advised the US to make necessary strategic adjustments and truly shift its strategic focus to the Indo-Pacific region. Such advice may seem insightful from the American perspective and may become a component of the China-targeted "re-balancing" strategy in the future.