Military nurses participate in contest on International Nurses Day Military nurses participate in contest on International Nurses Day

A military nurse carrying a first-aid kit crawls to a simulated casualty to implement rescue operations during a medical combat readiness contest from May 8 to 10, 2019.

Self-propelled howitzer systems spit fires Self-propelled howitzer systems spit fires

PLZ-07 122 mm self-propelled howitzer systems attached to a brigade under the PLA 76th Group Army rumble in formation and spit fires at mock targets during a live-fire training exercise in northwest China's Gansu Province on May 15, 2019.

Armored vehicles provide suppressive fires against mock enemies Armored vehicles provide suppressive fires against mock enemies

Army tank crews inside a MBT fire the main gun to engage mock targets downrange while passing through man-made obstacles during a gunnery training exercise conducted by a brigade under the PLA 72nd Group Army on May 13, 2019.

Frigates steam in Yellow Sea Frigates steam in Yellow Sea

Sailors wearing MOPP gears prepare for a chemical defense training exercise aboard the guided-missile frigate Xinyang (Hull 501) during a 4-day round-the-clock maritime training exercise in waters of the Yellow Sea from May 8 to 12, 2019.

Chinese-Thai Marines conduct joint beach-landing operation Chinese-Thai Marines conduct joint beach-landing operation

An amphibious armored vehicle attached to the Chinese PLA Navy prepares to enter the well-deck of the amphibious dock landing ship Wuzhishan during a beach-landing exercise of the Chinese-Thai joint naval drill, code-named Blue Commando-2019, in waters of the Red Bay of south China’s Guangdong Province on May 8, 2019.

Main battle tanks in driving skills training Main battle tanks in driving skills training

A Type-96 main battle tank (MBT) attached to an armored regiment under the PLA Xinjiang Military Command (MC) rumbles through mound of dust as it crosses trench obstacles in a complex terrain during a driving skills training exercise on May 8, 2019.

Attack helicopters lift off simultaneously Attack helicopters lift off simultaneously

A cluster of multi-type attack helicopters attached to an army aviation brigade under the PLA 80th Group Army lift off simultaneously for a recent flight training exercise, aiming to hone troops’ actual combat capabilities.

Soldiers in battlefield damage repair operation Soldiers in battlefield damage repair operation

Soldiers assigned to a combined brigade under the PLA 73rd Group Army operate a crane to hoist and load equipment onto a main battle tank (MBT) during a battlefield damage repair operation on May 4, 2019.

Soldiers fire portable anti-tank rocket launchers Soldiers fire portable anti-tank rocket launchers

A soldier assigned to a combined brigade under the PLA 72nd Group Army fires a portable anti-tank rocket launcher at a simulated target during a live-fire operation at a military training field on May 6, 2019.

Artillery troops assault mock enemies' position in Gobi desert Artillery troops assault mock enemies' position in Gobi desert

An anti-tank missiles system attached to an artillery regiment under the PLA Xinjiang Military Command (MC) fires at mock targets during a recent live-fire training exercise at the foot of HaR-Goolun Range, in northwest China's Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region.

Military nurses participate in contest on International Nurses Day
Self-propelled howitzer systems spit fires
Armored vehicles provide suppressive fires against mock enemies
Frigates steam in Yellow Sea
Chinese-Thai Marines conduct joint beach-landing operation
Main battle tanks in driving skills training
Attack helicopters lift off simultaneously
Soldiers in battlefield damage repair operation
Soldiers fire portable anti-tank rocket launchers
Artillery troops assault mock enemies' position in Gobi desert
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Military nurses participate in contest on International Nurses Day Military nurses participate in contest on International Nurses Day

A military nurse carrying a first-aid kit crawls to a simulated casualty to implement rescue operations during a medical combat readiness contest from May 8 to 10, 2019.

Self-propelled howitzer systems spit fires Self-propelled howitzer systems spit fires

PLZ-07 122 mm self-propelled howitzer systems attached to a brigade under the PLA 76th Group Army rumble in formation and spit fires at mock targets during a live-fire training exercise in northwest China's Gansu Province on May 15, 2019.

Armored vehicles provide suppressive fires against mock enemies Armored vehicles provide suppressive fires against mock enemies

Army tank crews inside a MBT fire the main gun to engage mock targets downrange while passing through man-made obstacles during a gunnery training exercise conducted by a brigade under the PLA 72nd Group Army on May 13, 2019.

Frigates steam in Yellow Sea Frigates steam in Yellow Sea

Sailors wearing MOPP gears prepare for a chemical defense training exercise aboard the guided-missile frigate Xinyang (Hull 501) during a 4-day round-the-clock maritime training exercise in waters of the Yellow Sea from May 8 to 12, 2019.

Chinese-Thai Marines conduct joint beach-landing operation Chinese-Thai Marines conduct joint beach-landing operation

An amphibious armored vehicle attached to the Chinese PLA Navy prepares to enter the well-deck of the amphibious dock landing ship Wuzhishan during a beach-landing exercise of the Chinese-Thai joint naval drill, code-named Blue Commando-2019, in waters of the Red Bay of south China’s Guangdong Province on May 8, 2019.

Main battle tanks in driving skills training Main battle tanks in driving skills training

A Type-96 main battle tank (MBT) attached to an armored regiment under the PLA Xinjiang Military Command (MC) rumbles through mound of dust as it crosses trench obstacles in a complex terrain during a driving skills training exercise on May 8, 2019.

Attack helicopters lift off simultaneously Attack helicopters lift off simultaneously

A cluster of multi-type attack helicopters attached to an army aviation brigade under the PLA 80th Group Army lift off simultaneously for a recent flight training exercise, aiming to hone troops’ actual combat capabilities.

Soldiers in battlefield damage repair operation Soldiers in battlefield damage repair operation

Soldiers assigned to a combined brigade under the PLA 73rd Group Army operate a crane to hoist and load equipment onto a main battle tank (MBT) during a battlefield damage repair operation on May 4, 2019.

Soldiers fire portable anti-tank rocket launchers Soldiers fire portable anti-tank rocket launchers

A soldier assigned to a combined brigade under the PLA 72nd Group Army fires a portable anti-tank rocket launcher at a simulated target during a live-fire operation at a military training field on May 6, 2019.

Artillery troops assault mock enemies' position in Gobi desert Artillery troops assault mock enemies' position in Gobi desert

An anti-tank missiles system attached to an artillery regiment under the PLA Xinjiang Military Command (MC) fires at mock targets during a recent live-fire training exercise at the foot of HaR-Goolun Range, in northwest China's Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region.

Military nurses participate in contest on International Nurses Day
Self-propelled howitzer systems spit fires
Armored vehicles provide suppressive fires against mock enemies
Frigates steam in Yellow Sea
Chinese-Thai Marines conduct joint beach-landing operation
Main battle tanks in driving skills training
Attack helicopters lift off simultaneously
Soldiers in battlefield damage repair operation
Soldiers fire portable anti-tank rocket launchers
Artillery troops assault mock enemies' position in Gobi desert
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China sends female demining peacekeepers to Lebanon
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China boosts its peacekeeping role
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Chinese Navy imprints its escort efforts on embankment of Djibouti
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Myanmar military chief meets with Chinese ambassador
Commander-in-Chief of Myanmar's Defence Services Senior General Min Aung Hlaing received Chinese Ambassador to Myanmar Hong Liang, who had completed his duty in Myanmar, at the Parlour of Bayintnaung Villa at Nay Pyi Taw in the morning of May 13.

Int'l Militaries on China

MONUSCO's first female military observer from China, Major Yang Huan Huan
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