Tanks fire main guns down range Tanks fire main guns down range

A main battle tank (MBT) attached to a division under the PLA Xinjiang Military Command spits fire down range at mock targets during a live-fire test in northwest China’s Gobi desert on November 1, 2019.

Self-propelled howitzers in night live-fire training Self-propelled howitzers in night live-fire training

A Type PLZ-89A 122mm self-propelled howitzer attached to a brigade under the PLA 72nd Group Army fires at mock target during a night live-fire training exercise on October 28, 2019.

Gun-howitzer systems spit fires Gun-howitzer systems spit fires

Two PLZ-05 self-propelled gun-howitzer systems attached to a brigade under the PLA 78th Group Army shoot 155 mm shells during a live-fire training exercise in the hinter land of northwestern China's dessert area in mid-October, 2019.

Soldiers shuttle through canyons Soldiers shuttle through canyons

Soldiers assigned to a special operations contingent under the Xinjiang People's Armed Police (PAP) Corps shuttle through the winding canyon in zigzag formation during a recent real combat training exercise.

Guards of Starry Sky Guards of Starry Sky

A vehicle-mounted surface-to-air missile system launches a ground-to-air missile at mock aerial targets during a live-fire air-defense training exercise in Northwest China's desert area in mid October, 2019.

Live-fire air-defense test held in Xizang Live-fire air-defense test held in Xizang

Artillerymen assigned to an air-defense brigade under the PLA Xizang Military Command fire artillery rounds with a towed howitzer system at mock targets during a recent live-fire training operation at the altitude of 4,500 meters in southwestern China's Xizang Autonomous Region.

PLA Air Force pays tribute to its heroes PLA Air Force pays tribute to its heroes

Officials and soldiers of the People's Liberation Army Air Force came to the Chinese Aviation Museum inthe Changping district of Beijing to pay respect to heroes from its history on Monday.

Congratulations! PLA Air Force celebrates 70th anniversary Congratulations! PLA Air Force celebrates 70th anniversary

PLA Air Force marked its 70th anniversary with stealth fighters, including J-20, Y-20, H-6K, H-6N and KJ-500, exhibiting seven decades of prolific advancement of China's Air Force.

Snipers ambush mock targets Snipers ambush mock targets

Snipers wearing ghillie suits, a type of camouflage, advance in an amphibious assault to ambush mock targets, while their squads provide cover during a field reconnaissance training exercise conducted by a brigade under the PLA 72nd Group Army from November 3 to 7, 2019.

Xi stresses building world-class air force Xi stresses building world-class air force

Chinese President Xi Jinping on Friday called for efforts to fully build the People's Liberation Army (PLA) Air Force into a world-class air force.

Tanks fire main guns down range
Self-propelled howitzers in night live-fire training
Gun-howitzer systems spit fires
Soldiers shuttle through canyons
Guards of Starry Sky
Live-fire air-defense test held in Xizang
PLA Air Force pays tribute to its heroes
Congratulations! PLA Air Force celebrates 70th anniversary
Snipers ambush mock targets
Xi stresses building world-class air force
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Tanks fire main guns down range Tanks fire main guns down range

A main battle tank (MBT) attached to a division under the PLA Xinjiang Military Command spits fire down range at mock targets during a live-fire test in northwest China’s Gobi desert on November 1, 2019.

Self-propelled howitzers in night live-fire training Self-propelled howitzers in night live-fire training

A Type PLZ-89A 122mm self-propelled howitzer attached to a brigade under the PLA 72nd Group Army fires at mock target during a night live-fire training exercise on October 28, 2019.

Gun-howitzer systems spit fires Gun-howitzer systems spit fires

Two PLZ-05 self-propelled gun-howitzer systems attached to a brigade under the PLA 78th Group Army shoot 155 mm shells during a live-fire training exercise in the hinter land of northwestern China's dessert area in mid-October, 2019.

Soldiers shuttle through canyons Soldiers shuttle through canyons

Soldiers assigned to a special operations contingent under the Xinjiang People's Armed Police (PAP) Corps shuttle through the winding canyon in zigzag formation during a recent real combat training exercise.

Guards of Starry Sky Guards of Starry Sky

A vehicle-mounted surface-to-air missile system launches a ground-to-air missile at mock aerial targets during a live-fire air-defense training exercise in Northwest China's desert area in mid October, 2019.

Live-fire air-defense test held in Xizang Live-fire air-defense test held in Xizang

Artillerymen assigned to an air-defense brigade under the PLA Xizang Military Command fire artillery rounds with a towed howitzer system at mock targets during a recent live-fire training operation at the altitude of 4,500 meters in southwestern China's Xizang Autonomous Region.

PLA Air Force pays tribute to its heroes PLA Air Force pays tribute to its heroes

Officials and soldiers of the People's Liberation Army Air Force came to the Chinese Aviation Museum inthe Changping district of Beijing to pay respect to heroes from its history on Monday.

Congratulations! PLA Air Force celebrates 70th anniversary Congratulations! PLA Air Force celebrates 70th anniversary

PLA Air Force marked its 70th anniversary with stealth fighters, including J-20, Y-20, H-6K, H-6N and KJ-500, exhibiting seven decades of prolific advancement of China's Air Force.

Snipers ambush mock targets Snipers ambush mock targets

Snipers wearing ghillie suits, a type of camouflage, advance in an amphibious assault to ambush mock targets, while their squads provide cover during a field reconnaissance training exercise conducted by a brigade under the PLA 72nd Group Army from November 3 to 7, 2019.

Xi stresses building world-class air force Xi stresses building world-class air force

Chinese President Xi Jinping on Friday called for efforts to fully build the People's Liberation Army (PLA) Air Force into a world-class air force.

Tanks fire main guns down range
Self-propelled howitzers in night live-fire training
Gun-howitzer systems spit fires
Soldiers shuttle through canyons
Guards of Starry Sky
Live-fire air-defense test held in Xizang
PLA Air Force pays tribute to its heroes
Congratulations! PLA Air Force celebrates 70th anniversary
Snipers ambush mock targets
Xi stresses building world-class air force
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Int'l Media on China

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Int'l Militaries on China

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