Chief of the General Staff of the Vietnam People' s Army Phan Van Giang hosted a reception in Hanoi on November 13 for Director of the Defence Mobilisation Department under the Central Military Commission of China Sheng Bin.
Amid the completion of Beijing's military assets in the South China Sea, Chinese President Xi Jinping assured President Rodrigo Duterte that they will not go to war over the maritime dispute.
Beijing has become one of the largest weapons exporters in the world, allowing it to gain new allies and place its pawns strategically throughout the continent.
A Chinese hospital ship, the 14,000-tonne “Peace Ark”, one of the newest and biggest hospital ships in the world, is expected to dock at Maputo harbour today Tuesday.
The CAC J-20 ‘fifth-generation’ multirole fighter will soon enter series production and is on a path towards achieving FOC with the PLAAF, according to a 23 October report on CCTV Channel 4, which is the military channel of the state-run broadcasting service.
An inaugural ASEAN-China maritime exercise is among initiatives to advance ASEAN-China relations, the Ministry of Defence (MINDEF) said in a press release on Monday (Oct 23).
October 25 is the day that the Chinese People’s Volunteer Army engaged in the first battle against the UN troops on the road between Unsan and Onjoeng, North Pyongyan province, in the Korean War.
A team of Ugandan military engineers is scheduled to travel to China where they will be trained in railway construction. The military officers will receive a three-month special training in construction of a Standard Gauge Railway.
Chinese Marines held a counterterrorism training within the Joint Sea 2017 exercise at the Gornostay range, Pacific Fleet.
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.
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.
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.
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.
The three Chinese Navy ships that arrived with relief assistance for the flood victims returned home on Saturday (03rd June).
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.