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Int'l Media Reports on China

Int'l Media Reports

Russian Pacific Fleet Accepts Chinese Navy for International Army Games

Matveev noted that the Chinese team will take part in the Seaborne Assault contest, while the participants from Iran and Venezuela are expected to arrive soon.

Source: Sputnik News2017-07-19
China Sends Anti-Piracy Mission Ship To Djibouti Base

China has refuted ‘Western media reports’ on the Djibouti military base as a prejudice against Beijing and has said that the two ships carrying military personnel are solely for the purpose of anti-piracy mission.

Source: Defense World2017-07-13
Belarus—China military exercise United Shield 2017 launches in Minsk

A joint anti-terrorist training officially launched in Minsk on July 11. The drills are held with the participation of the special forces of Belarus and China.

Source: Belarus National State TV and Radio Company2017-07-12
China donates military equipment to Serbia

China donated to Serbia military equipment worth 900,000 euros (1 million U.S. dollars).

Source: Defence Blog2017-06-28
Chinese foreign minister acknowledges army's sacrifices towards peace, stability

Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi has acknowledged Pakistan Army’s sacrifices towards regional peace and stability.

Source: The Express Tribune2017-06-26
Defense Ministry comments on upcoming Russia-China military exercises

The Russian-Chinese military exercises dubbed "Maritime Cooperation-2017" are not directed against other countries, a report from the Chinese Defense Ministry, obtained by TASS, says.

Source: RUSSIAN NEWS AGENCY2017-06-23
Vietnam wants to strengthen trust with China

Vietnam hopes to strengthen trust with China, improving the two countries’ cooperation across the fields while sustaining peace and stability in the East Sea based on respect for each other’s interests and international law.

Source: The Voice of Vietnam2017-06-20
Chinese Navy task group visits New Zealand

After completing port calls in Madagascar and Australia, ships from the Chinese PLA Navy’s 25th Task Group arrived in Auckland, New Zealand, on June 15.

Source: Navaltoday2017-06-16

Foreign Militaries Reports on China

Foreign Militaries Reports

Defence Hosts Senior Chinese Military Delegation

This week Defence hosted General Wei Liang, Political Commissar, Southern Theatre Command from the Chinese People’s Liberation Army (PLA) on a recent goodwill visit to Australia.

Source: Department of Defence,Australian Goverment2017-07-21
China's contribution to peacekeeping

The top UN peacekeeping official has said that China's contribution to peacekeeping is "extremely important," while highly commending the quality of its contingent and equipment.

Source: Xinhuanet2017-07-03
Philippine defense chief thanks China for weapons donation

Philippine Defense Secretary Delfin Lorenzana on Wednesday expressed his gratitude to the People's Republic of China for giving the Philippines free weapons and ammunition which it can use in the ongoing battle against Maute Group terrorists in Marawi City.

Source: The Philippine News Agency2017-06-29
Vietnam, China seek ways to foster defence cooperation

Vietnamese and Chinese high-ranking military officers agreed upon the contents and measures of cooperation in the time ahead to effectively implement the statement on joint vision on defence cooperation until 2025 that was signed in January 2017.

Source: Nhan Dan Vietnam2017-06-19
USS Sterett Arrives in Zhanjiang, China

Arleigh Burke-class guided-missile destroyer USS Sterett (DDG 104) arrived in Zhanjiang, China, June 12, 2017, for a scheduled port visit.

Source: America's Navy2017-06-14
Chinese ships return home

The three Chinese Navy ships that arrived with relief assistance for the flood victims returned home on Saturday (03rd June).

Source: Sri Lankan Ministry of Defence2017-06-06
Singapore 'very happy' with China’s contributions to Shangri-La Dialogue

Minister for Defence Ng Eng Hen has brushed aside concerns about China’s level of representation at a premier security forum held in Singapore over the weekend, adding that it was China’s contribution to the discussions that matter.

Source: Today Online2017-06-05
China's peaceful development benefits all countries in economy, security: Singaporean DM

Singapore's Defense Minister Ng Eng Hen said on Friday that China's peaceful development benefits all countries not only in economy but also in security.

Source: Xinhua2017-06-03