MBTs en route to designated training field MBTs en route to designated training field

A group of main battle tanks attached to a combined arms battalion under the PLA 73rd Group Army advance to a designated training field for a realistic training exercise on February 23, 2021.

PLA Eastern Theater Command Air Force holds aerial combat flight PLA Eastern Theater Command Air Force holds aerial combat flight

Two fighter jets attached to an aviation brigade of the air force under the PLA Eastern Theater Command taxi on the flightline before takeoff during an aerial combat flight training exercise on February 21, 2021.

Aviation brigade flies multiple training sorties Aviation brigade flies multiple training sorties

A J-16 fighter jet attached to an aviation brigade of the air force under the PLA Eastern Theater Command takes off from the runway during multiple training sorties on February 16, 2021.

J-16 fighter jets conduct air battle training J-16 fighter jets conduct air battle training

J-16 fighter jets attached to an aviation brigade of the air force under the PLA Eastern Theater Command soar in the sky during an air battle training exercise on Feb.21, 2021.

Air force aviation regiment conducts flight training Air force aviation regiment conducts flight training

A H-6H bomber attached to an aviation regiment of the PLA Air Force takes off for flight training on February 20, 2021.

China holds gathering to mark accomplishments in poverty eradication China holds gathering to mark accomplishments in poverty eradication

China on Thursday held a grand gathering in the Great Hall of the People in Beijing to mark the country's accomplishments in poverty eradication and commend role models in that cause.

Mi-171 transport helicopters fly in formation Mi-171 transport helicopters fly in formation

Mi-171 transport helicopters attached to an army aviation brigade under the PLA 72nd Group Army fly in formation during a flight training exercise on Feb.20, 2021.

J-10 fighter jets start 2021 annual training J-10 fighter jets start 2021 annual training

Two J-10 fighter jets attached to a naval aviation brigade under the PLA Eastern Theater Command take off for the debut of 2021 annual training on February 20, 2021.

Aviation regiment organizes first flight training after Spring Festival Aviation regiment organizes first flight training after Spring Festival

Two antisubmarine patrol aircraft attached to a naval aviation regiment under the PLA Northern Theater Command receive examination at the parking apron before the first flight training after Spring Festival holiday on February 20, 2021.

J-10 fighter jets start flight training after Spring Festival holiday J-10 fighter jets start flight training after Spring Festival holiday

A J-10 fighter jet attached to an aviation brigade under the PLA Southern Theater Command takes off during the flight training exercise on Feb. 18, 2021, the first workday after the Spring Festival holiday.

MBTs en route to designated training field
PLA Eastern Theater Command Air Force holds aerial combat flight
Aviation brigade flies multiple training sorties
J-16 fighter jets conduct air battle training
Air force aviation regiment conducts flight training
China holds gathering to mark accomplishments in poverty eradication
Mi-171 transport helicopters fly in formation
J-10 fighter jets start 2021 annual training
Aviation regiment organizes first flight training after Spring Festival
J-10 fighter jets start flight training after Spring Festival holiday
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MBTs en route to designated training field MBTs en route to designated training field

A group of main battle tanks attached to a combined arms battalion under the PLA 73rd Group Army advance to a designated training field for a realistic training exercise on February 23, 2021.

PLA Eastern Theater Command Air Force holds aerial combat flight PLA Eastern Theater Command Air Force holds aerial combat flight

Two fighter jets attached to an aviation brigade of the air force under the PLA Eastern Theater Command taxi on the flightline before takeoff during an aerial combat flight training exercise on February 21, 2021.

Aviation brigade flies multiple training sorties Aviation brigade flies multiple training sorties

A J-16 fighter jet attached to an aviation brigade of the air force under the PLA Eastern Theater Command takes off from the runway during multiple training sorties on February 16, 2021.

J-16 fighter jets conduct air battle training J-16 fighter jets conduct air battle training

J-16 fighter jets attached to an aviation brigade of the air force under the PLA Eastern Theater Command soar in the sky during an air battle training exercise on Feb.21, 2021.

Air force aviation regiment conducts flight training Air force aviation regiment conducts flight training

A H-6H bomber attached to an aviation regiment of the PLA Air Force takes off for flight training on February 20, 2021.

China holds gathering to mark accomplishments in poverty eradication China holds gathering to mark accomplishments in poverty eradication

China on Thursday held a grand gathering in the Great Hall of the People in Beijing to mark the country's accomplishments in poverty eradication and commend role models in that cause.

Mi-171 transport helicopters fly in formation Mi-171 transport helicopters fly in formation

Mi-171 transport helicopters attached to an army aviation brigade under the PLA 72nd Group Army fly in formation during a flight training exercise on Feb.20, 2021.

J-10 fighter jets start 2021 annual training J-10 fighter jets start 2021 annual training

Two J-10 fighter jets attached to a naval aviation brigade under the PLA Eastern Theater Command take off for the debut of 2021 annual training on February 20, 2021.

Aviation regiment organizes first flight training after Spring Festival Aviation regiment organizes first flight training after Spring Festival

Two antisubmarine patrol aircraft attached to a naval aviation regiment under the PLA Northern Theater Command receive examination at the parking apron before the first flight training after Spring Festival holiday on February 20, 2021.

J-10 fighter jets start flight training after Spring Festival holiday J-10 fighter jets start flight training after Spring Festival holiday

A J-10 fighter jet attached to an aviation brigade under the PLA Southern Theater Command takes off during the flight training exercise on Feb. 18, 2021, the first workday after the Spring Festival holiday.

MBTs en route to designated training field
PLA Eastern Theater Command Air Force holds aerial combat flight
Aviation brigade flies multiple training sorties
J-16 fighter jets conduct air battle training
Air force aviation regiment conducts flight training
China holds gathering to mark accomplishments in poverty eradication
Mi-171 transport helicopters fly in formation
J-10 fighter jets start 2021 annual training
Aviation regiment organizes first flight training after Spring Festival
J-10 fighter jets start flight training after Spring Festival holiday
Although the military spending of countries is linked with their economic growth, the focus should be placed on their security perception.
The US military launched airstrikes on Iran-backed militias in eastern Syria and destroyed multiple facilities on February 25. The New York Times quoted an American official as saying that American troops dropped seven bombs on complexes used to transport weapons and personnel, while the Washington Post reported several deaths.
China urges U.S. to improve its own human rights situation: spokesperson
The United States should face up to its deep-seated domestic problems including racial discrimination and violent law enforcement, and take concrete measures to improve its human rights situation, a Chinese foreign ministry spokesperson said on Tuesday.
China, ROK sign revised memorandum of understanding: Defense Ministry
The defense ministries of the PRC and the ROK has signed a revised MOU on the establishment and use of direct communication lines between the air forces and navies of the two countries, said Senior Colonel Tan Kefei, spokesperson for the Chinese Defense Ministry on Tuesday.
China-US relations gain from cooperation, lose from confrontation: Defense Ministry
China-US relationship is currently at an important juncture. Both sides gain from cooperation and lose from confrontation, and cooperation is the only right choice.
China, Singapore wrap up joint naval drill
The 36th Chinese naval escort taskforce held a joint naval drill with the Singapore navy in waters near Singapore on February 24. The joint drill lasted about eight hours and was successfully completed at 7 p.m. on the same day.
Chinese weapons shine at Mideast expo
Multiple Chinese arms firms joined the 15th International Defense Exhibition and Conference (IDEX) in Abu Dhabi, the United Arab Emirates, under the unified brand of "China Defense" on February 21, 2021.
Chinese field hospital helps Argentina fight against pandemic
A mobile field hospital, consisting of 13 trucks and donated by China, is expected to boost Argentina's medical capacity amid the ravaging pandemic.
Chinese peacekeepers to Lebanon participate in joint transfer drill of COVID-19 patient
The 19th Chinese peacekeeping medical contingent to Lebanon carried out a joint emergency medical rescue drill on February 23 with multinational peacekeeping units under the UNIFIL.
UN delegation evaluates performance of Chinese peacekeepers to South Sudan
A UN delegation for the investigation of joint military-police operation capability inspected the 11th Chinese peacekeeping engineer contingent to South Sudan (Wau) on February 15.
Chinese peacekeepers to Lebanon improve emergency response capability
The 19th Chinese peacekeeping multi-functional engineer contingent to Lebanon, who has been under long-term high pressure for performing high-risk mine sweeping and Blue Line maintenance tasks, conducted a comprehensive live-fire drill on February 6.
Chinese peacekeepers to DRC rescue trapped civilian vehicles
The Chinese peacekeeping engineer contingent to the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) successfully completed a road rescue mission on February 6, local time.
Chinese naval escort taskforces conduct mission-handover in Gulf of Aden
The 36th and the 37th Chinese naval escort taskforces held a mission-handover ceremony in the Gulf of Aden on January 31, local time.
China sends new naval fleet on escort mission
The 37th fleet of the Chinese People's Liberation Army (PLA) Navy on Saturday left the port city of Sanya in south China's Hainan Province for the Gulf of Aden and waters off Somalia to escort civilian ships.
PLA naval escort taskforce conducts in-port replenishment in Djibouti
The comprehensive supply ship Dongpinghu (Hull 960) attached to the 36th escort taskforce of the Chinese PLA Navy left the Port of Djibouti recently after more than 7 hours' in-port replenishment.
Chinese navy fleet returns from escort mission
A Chinese navy flotilla returned to the port city of Zhoushan in east China's Zhejiang Province Wednesday after completing its mission of escorting civilian vessels in the Gulf of Aden and waters off Somalia.
PLA Western Theatre Command deploys troops for flood rescue in west China
China’s western and southwestern areas have seen frequent heavy rains and floods.The PLA Western Theatre Command made emergency deployment for flood rescue and disaster relief.
Flood relief missions demonstrate strong PLA logistic support capability
Severe floods have occurred in southern China since July, especially in the middle and lower reaches of the Yangtze River, and the Chinese military has actively participated in the flood prevention and relief work in areas where they are stationed.
Chinese armed forces rush to flood control after fight against epidemic: Spokesperson
PLA and armed police troops with a total of 725,000 person-time have participated in battling floods in southern China as of July 28 since the flood season this year, said Senior Colonel Ren Guoqiang, spokesperson for China's Ministry of National Defense (MND) at a regular press conference in Beijing on July 30.
96,400 sets of clothing supplies delivered to flood-fighting troops
96,400 sets of clothing supplies were delivered to the anti-flood frontline on the afternoon of July 21.
Positive progress made in anti-terrorism operations in Sahel region
Jean-Pierre Lacroix, Under Secretary General of the United Nations Department of Peace Operations said on June 5 that the Joint Force of the Group of Five for the Sahel (G5 Sahel) is strengthening the troop construction and has made "substantial and encouraging progress", and an ongoing major military operation, code-named Sama "progressing well".
Clip shows determination, confidence in anti-terrorism in Xinjiang
China showed determination and confidence in anti-terrorism, as well as the improvement of China's emergency counter-terrorism capability.
China, India stage counter-terrorist drills
China and India launched a joint counter-terrorism exercise on Saturday not far from the Chinese-Indian border, a move which Chinese experts said will boost the strategic mutual trust of the two countries' militaries.
Anti-terrorism efforts effectively protect human rights in Xinjiang
A sequence of counterterrorism efforts necessitated by the situation in Xinjiang have proven effective in protecting people's rights to life, health and development, and maintaining the region's peace and stability.
Chinese military doctors help improve medical skills of Cambodian counterparts
The work of the Chinese military medical expert team to Cambodia is a vivid epitome of strengthened cooperation between the two countries in the past 15 years, which also demonstrates China's firm commitment to building a China-Cambodia community of shared future.
NUDT digital technology contributes significantly to poverty reduction
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Int'l Militaries on China

US experts criticize Pompeo's announcement to lift restrictions on official contacts with Taiwan
On the afternoon of January 9, US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo issued a statement announcing the lifting of restrictions on US-Taiwan official exchanges, which have been adhered to by the US Department of State for several decades. This announcement has triggered repercussions among scholars on US-China relations to some extent.
U.S. strike in Syria proves U.S. policy remains unchanged under Biden: Syrian analysts
The U.S. strike in eastern Syria earlier on Friday proves that the U.S. foreign policy is still unchanged under the administration of Joe Biden, Syrian experts say.
Can US repair relations with Germany by suspending withdrawal of troops?
Recently, the White House announced that US President Joe Biden tasked Secretary of Defense Lloyd J. Austin to conduct a global posture review on US military deployments worldwide, during which the US would suspend the plan to withdraw troops from Germany.