Infantry combat vehicles in driving skills training Infantry combat vehicles in driving skills training

A ZBL-08 infantry combat vehicle attached to a brigade with the PLA 77th Group Army under the Western Theater Command crosses obstacles during a driving skills training exercise in southwest China's Sichuan Province.

ZTZ-96A MBT fires at mock targets ZTZ-96A MBT fires at mock targets

A ZTZ-96A Main Battle Tank (MBT) attached to a brigade under the PLA 76th Group Army fires at mock targets during a live-fire training exercise in northwest China's Gansu Province on February 20, 2019.

Ground crew conduct foreign object debris walk Ground crew conduct foreign object debris walk

Ground crew assigned to an aviation brigade of the air force under the PLA Southern Theater Command conduct a foreign object debris walk at a military airfield prior to a flight training exercise on February 19, 2019.

Self-propelled howitzer rumbles to traverse obstacles Self-propelled howitzer rumbles to traverse obstacles

A PLZ-07 122 mm self-propelled howitzer system attached to a brigade under the PLA 76th Group Army rumbles during an obstacle-crossing training exercise in northwest China's Gansu Province on February 18, 2019.

J-16 fighter jet gets ready to taxi out of the hanger J-16 fighter jet gets ready to taxi out of the hanger

A J-16 fighter jet attached to an aviation brigade of the air force under the PLA Eastern Theater Command gets ready to taxi out of the hanger to the runway during a flight training exercise on February 14, 2019.

Chinese peacekeepers rush to battle positions during joint defense drill in Mali Chinese peacekeepers rush to battle positions during joint defense drill in Mali

Soldiers assigned to the 6th Chinese peacekeeping force to Mali rush to their battle positions during a safety and defense drill at the Super Camp of the MINUSMA on February 15, 2019.

KJ-500 AEW taxis prior to patrol mission KJ-500 AEW taxis prior to patrol mission

A KJ-500 airborne early warning aircraft attached to an aviation division of the navy under the PLA Southern Theater Command taxis on the flightline prior to a patrol mission on February 6, 2019.

J-10 fighter jets taxi on the runway J-10 fighter jets taxi on the runway

A J-10 fighter jet attached to an aviation brigade of the air force under the PLA Southern Theater Command taxies on the runway in speed before takeoff for a sortie during a flight training exercise in southwest China's Yunnan Province on February 14, 2019.

KJ-200 AEW conducts round-to-clock flight training KJ-200 AEW conducts round-to-clock flight training

A KJ-200 AEW aircraft attached to an aviation division with the navy under the PLA Northern Theater Command taxies out the flightline onto the runway before take off during a round-to-clock flight training exercise in mid-February, 2019.

Transport helicopters fly in formation over mountains Transport helicopters fly in formation over mountains

Two Mi-171 transport helicopters attached to an army aviation brigade under the PLA Xizang MC fly over snow-covered mountainous area in formation in west China's Xizang Autonomous Region on February 13, 2019.

Infantry combat vehicles in driving skills training
ZTZ-96A MBT fires at mock targets
Ground crew conduct foreign object debris walk
Self-propelled howitzer rumbles to traverse obstacles
J-16 fighter jet gets ready to taxi out of the hanger
Chinese peacekeepers rush to battle positions during joint defense drill in Mali
KJ-500 AEW taxis prior to patrol mission
J-10 fighter jets taxi on the runway
KJ-200 AEW conducts round-to-clock flight training
Transport helicopters fly in formation over mountains
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Infantry combat vehicles in driving skills training Infantry combat vehicles in driving skills training

A ZBL-08 infantry combat vehicle attached to a brigade with the PLA 77th Group Army under the Western Theater Command crosses obstacles during a driving skills training exercise in southwest China's Sichuan Province.

ZTZ-96A MBT fires at mock targets ZTZ-96A MBT fires at mock targets

A ZTZ-96A Main Battle Tank (MBT) attached to a brigade under the PLA 76th Group Army fires at mock targets during a live-fire training exercise in northwest China's Gansu Province on February 20, 2019.

Ground crew conduct foreign object debris walk Ground crew conduct foreign object debris walk

Ground crew assigned to an aviation brigade of the air force under the PLA Southern Theater Command conduct a foreign object debris walk at a military airfield prior to a flight training exercise on February 19, 2019.

Self-propelled howitzer rumbles to traverse obstacles Self-propelled howitzer rumbles to traverse obstacles

A PLZ-07 122 mm self-propelled howitzer system attached to a brigade under the PLA 76th Group Army rumbles during an obstacle-crossing training exercise in northwest China's Gansu Province on February 18, 2019.

J-16 fighter jet gets ready to taxi out of the hanger J-16 fighter jet gets ready to taxi out of the hanger

A J-16 fighter jet attached to an aviation brigade of the air force under the PLA Eastern Theater Command gets ready to taxi out of the hanger to the runway during a flight training exercise on February 14, 2019.

Chinese peacekeepers rush to battle positions during joint defense drill in Mali Chinese peacekeepers rush to battle positions during joint defense drill in Mali

Soldiers assigned to the 6th Chinese peacekeeping force to Mali rush to their battle positions during a safety and defense drill at the Super Camp of the MINUSMA on February 15, 2019.

KJ-500 AEW taxis prior to patrol mission KJ-500 AEW taxis prior to patrol mission

A KJ-500 airborne early warning aircraft attached to an aviation division of the navy under the PLA Southern Theater Command taxis on the flightline prior to a patrol mission on February 6, 2019.

J-10 fighter jets taxi on the runway J-10 fighter jets taxi on the runway

A J-10 fighter jet attached to an aviation brigade of the air force under the PLA Southern Theater Command taxies on the runway in speed before takeoff for a sortie during a flight training exercise in southwest China's Yunnan Province on February 14, 2019.

KJ-200 AEW conducts round-to-clock flight training KJ-200 AEW conducts round-to-clock flight training

A KJ-200 AEW aircraft attached to an aviation division with the navy under the PLA Northern Theater Command taxies out the flightline onto the runway before take off during a round-to-clock flight training exercise in mid-February, 2019.

Transport helicopters fly in formation over mountains Transport helicopters fly in formation over mountains

Two Mi-171 transport helicopters attached to an army aviation brigade under the PLA Xizang MC fly over snow-covered mountainous area in formation in west China's Xizang Autonomous Region on February 13, 2019.

Infantry combat vehicles in driving skills training
ZTZ-96A MBT fires at mock targets
Ground crew conduct foreign object debris walk
Self-propelled howitzer rumbles to traverse obstacles
J-16 fighter jet gets ready to taxi out of the hanger
Chinese peacekeepers rush to battle positions during joint defense drill in Mali
KJ-500 AEW taxis prior to patrol mission
J-10 fighter jets taxi on the runway
KJ-200 AEW conducts round-to-clock flight training
Transport helicopters fly in formation over mountains
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China, Thailand exchange in-depth views on South China Sea issue
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China urges U.S. to stop stirring up trouble on South China Sea issue
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China hit back at 'China threat' theories from the U.S.
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Multinational maritime exercise AMAN-19 concludes in Pakistan
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China displays unmanned mini Aegis ship with vertical launch missile cells in Abu Dhabi
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PLA Air Force signs helicopter medical rescue cooperation agreement with civilian company
The Logistics Department of the Chinese People's Liberation Army (PLA) Air Force recently signed a strategic cooperation agreement on helicopter medical rescue with a civilian general aviation company.
Chinese, Cambodian peacekeeping forces to Lebanon conduct mine sweeping and EOD discussions
The Chinese and Cambodian peacekeeping forces to Lebanon conducted the first safe and efficient mine sweeping and EOD discussion at the camp of Chinese peacekeeping troops in Lebanon and the minefield near the UN demarcated Blue Line between Israel and Lebanon on Feb. 19.
Chinese, Cambodian troops exchange mine-sweeping experience in Lebanon
The Chinese peacekeeping troops from the United Nations Interim Forces in Lebanon exchanged experience in mine-sweeping with the Cambodian troops.
Chinese peacekeepers teach first-aid skills at schools in southern Lebanon
The Chinese peacekeeping troops at the United Nations Interim Force in Lebanon on Monday and Tuesday taught first-aid knowledge at two public schools in southern Lebanon.
Chinese peacekeeping force joins in defense drill at MINUSMA Sector East
The 6th Chinese peacekeeping engineer detachment to Mali together with the other seven nations' peacekeeping detachments conducted a safety defense drill at the Super Camp of the MINUSMA Sector East in Gao on February 15.
31st Chinese naval escort taskforce deters six suspected pirate boats
The amphibious dock landing ship Kunlunshan (Hull 998) of the 31st Chinese naval escort taskforce successfully deterred six approaching suspected pirate boats during its escorting mission in the Gulf of Aden on January 22nd,ensuring the safety of the merchant ship.
Chinese naval escort fleet pays friendly visit to Philippines
A Chinese naval escort fleet, composed of three vessels, arrived in Manila on Thursday for a five-day friendly visit to the Philippines, according to the Chinese Navy.
China's 31st naval escort taskforce accomplishes its first mission
On January 2nd, 2019 (local time), the 31st Chinese naval escort taskforce successfully escorted three foreign ships including the "Hexu Huanle" into the safe zones in western Gulf of Aden .
Chinese navy sees broadened horizon, enhanced ability through 10 years of escort missions
As of December 24, 2018, the Chinese navy has sent 31 escort fleets, 100 ships, 67 shipborne helicopters and more than 26,000 soldiers to escort more than 6,600 Chinese and foreign ships over the past decade.
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.
China-Vietnam militaries hold joint disaster relief drill in border areas
According to the agenda of the fifth high-level border meeting between Chinese and Vietnamese militaries, a China-Vietnam border area disaster relief joint drill was held in the vicinity of Phục Hòa District of Cao Bằng Province in the northeast region of Vietnam on November 20.
Sino-American troops share disaster training
The US-China Disaster Management Exchange drew to a close on Saturday in Nanjing, East China's Jiangsu province, after military delegations from both countries trained together in disaster relief work.
Chinese, U.S. militaries end disaster management exchange in Nanjing
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China issues new counterterrorism guideline
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China's anti-drone laser weapon could aid counter-terrorism
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China, Russia conclude joint counter-terror exercises
Chinese and Russian forces concluded their joint counter-terror exercises Wednesday at a training base near Yinchuan, capital of Ningxia Hui Autonomous Region in northwest China.
Visitors leave notes at Chinese peacekeeping photo exhibition in New York
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Veterans winning fight to start online businesses
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Int'l Media on China

Chinese support for AU peace and security totals $180 million
China, it was revealed last week, has been "an exemplary partner" to the African Union providing $180 million worth of funding to the continental body's peace and security efforts.

Int'l Militaries on China

U.S. Army participates in 14th annual Disaster Management Exchange in Nanjing, China
Soldiers from U.S. Army Pacific (USARPAC) and the People's Republic of China People's Liberation Army (PLA) will participate in a Disaster Management Exchange (DME) in Nanjing, China from Nov. 13-18.
Japan aims to expand political clout by creating global military footprint
Japan signing ACSAs with six countries is not just for defense and military purposes, it's part of an overall plan to influence economics, politics, military and culture, which is a long-term strategic mind-set of the Japanese government.
PLA Daily: Fight against Islamic State is moving to Africa
If IS gains its footing in Africa, the consequences would be disastrous, and the anti-terrorism situation in Africa and even in the world would deteriorate sharply.