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Expert: US Navy stops publishing promotion list, reflecting decline in confidence
The US Navy has stopped publicizing its flag officer assignments since October, 2018 under pretext of preventing them from becoming targets of cyber-attacks launched by hackers from China and other countries.
03-18 17:45:29
Two sessions offer view of China progress
I applaud China for offering such a challenge to Africa and other continents in the world. This is worth aping if we are to foster relations between China and African countries.
03-18 08:23:55
Bigger defense budget shows US anxiety over targeting China and Russia
The White House has proposed a budget of nearly $720 billion for the Pentagon for fiscal 2020, adding $33 billion to counter military expansion by China and Russia, take on some "rogue states" and fight the Islamic State terror group.
03-15 08:43:18
Arms race with US does not fit China's development goals
China has no intention of building barriers for a tech cold war. Beijing is willing to be involved in technological competition with the US as long as it is fair and equal. In the same light, China does not fear any military threat from the US, but will not let itself get caught in an arms race by US provocations, as this does not fit China's development goals.
03-13 08:47:27
India-Pakistan conflict exposes Indian troops' Achilles heel
At present, the area along the Line of Actual Control (LAC) between India and Pakistan has restored relative peace. However, both sides are gearing up for secret military build-up.
03-12 19:03:29
Expert: Who shot down India's MiG-21 in India-Pakistan air battle?
Not long ago, an air battle broke out between India and Pakistan. The captured Indian pilot noted that he was in search of the target when his MiG-21 Bison fighter jet was shot down. In the process, he neither shot down nor spotted any F-16 fighters of the Pakistani Air Force. So what happened indeed?
03-12 18:51:33
Future of ties with China not solely decided by the US
China is the subject that can unite both sides amid a polarized political environment in the US. Topics about China have been manipulated to relate to every American's interest and US national security, be it external or internal policymaking.
03-12 08:52:49
Two sessions an opportunity for Beijing to explain its economic thinking
This year's two sessions are taking place in the middle of a trade war between China and the US.
03-12 08:53:47
China's State Council: US overseas military operations caused human rights disasters
According to the report  titled "Human Rights Record of the United States in 2018", the US has become a "troublemaker" that has drawn the universal condemnation.
03-15 16:42:12
Chinese military takes an increasingly open and assertive posture towards the world
Military deputies attending the Two Sessions remarked that in the new era the Chinese military are fulfilling its international obligations with an open, confident and transparent posture, which showcases China’s willingness to shoulder the responsibility of a great power.
03-15 22:01:27
China will not pick sides in India-Pakistan disputes
China will not pick sides in India-Pakistan disputes. Aiming at easing the two countries' conflicts and improving the anti-terrorist situation, China will play the role of a mediator and facilitator amid the ongoing tensions.
03-11 01:05:34
F-35 fighter jet plan 'not aimed at China'
Singapore's decision to buy F-35 fighter jets from the US is unlikely aimed at China, and recent analyses by US media saying otherwise are ridiculous and wishful thinking, Chinese experts said.
03-11 00:42:45
Is Singapore's purchase of F-35s targeted at China?
Recently Singapore's defense minister Dr Ng Eng Hen announced in Parliament that the country plans to buy up to 12 F-35 stealth jets from the U.S.
03-10 23:00:40
China's military spending is no threat to others
China's military spending accounted for about 1.3 percent of its GDP in 2018, while the proportion was above 2 percent in some major developed countries. And although China is the world's second-largest military spender, it still lags far behind the United States, which has a defense budget of $716 billion this year.
03-08 09:04:14
Comment: Still a long way for China to improve its actual combat ability
China still has a long way to go to improve its actual combat ability. In terms of maritime strength, there is a huge gap between China and the U.S.
03-07 16:32:55
S.China Sea shouldn't hurt Beijing-Manila ties
I was the only one who said the rising ocean is what I look forward to. I look forward to it swallowing the reefs that stand between us.
03-07 08:51:49