Attack helicopters lift off from parking apron Attack helicopters lift off from parking apron

Attack helicopters attached to an army aviation brigade under the PLA 80th Group Army lift off at night for a tactical flight training task on October 13, 2020.

Tank group en route to training field Tank group en route to training field

A group of main battle tanks attached to an armored detachment of a brigade under the PLA 73rd Group Army rumble through a mound of dust in a long-distance maneuver combat training in Gobi desert on October 18, 2020.

Air force brigade holds ferry flight training Air force brigade holds ferry flight training

A J-10 fighter jet attached to an aviation brigade of the air force under the PLA Southern Theater Command taxies along the flightline as it awaits approval to takeoff during a ferry flight training exercise on October 16, 2020.

Army aviation brigade trains near Bohai Bay Army aviation brigade trains near Bohai Bay

An attack helicopter attached to an army aviation brigade under the PLA 81st Group Army fires missiles against mock sea targets during a recent real combat training exercise near the Bohai Bay.

Transport helicopters in penetrating flight mission Transport helicopters in penetrating flight mission

A cluster of transport helicopters attached to an army aviation brigade under the PLA 72nd Group Army fly in tactical formation during a penetrating flight training exercise on October 13, 2020.

Tactical training exercise in Xinjiang Tactical training exercise in Xinjiang

Soldiers wearing ghillie suits look through the sight of their rifles to lock mock targets during a comprehensive tactical training exercise in the woods on September 29, 2020. They are assigned to a reconnaissance company of a regiment under the PLA Xinjiang Military Command.

Armored vehicles en route to training field Armored vehicles en route to training field

Armored vehicles attached to a combined arms brigade under the PLA 73rd Group Army fire at mock targets during a live-fire test on October 7, 2020.

Helicopters patrol over mountainous region Helicopters patrol over mountainous region

A Z-9 attack helicopter attached to a naval aviation regiment under the PLA Eastern Theater Command patrols over mountainous region during a real-combat flight training exercise in late September, 2020.

Soldiers enhance psychological capability through field training Soldiers enhance psychological capability through field training

A soldier assigned to an army division under the PLA Xinjiang Military Command lies on the ground as a Mengshi cross-country military vehicle drives over his body during a field training exercise in late September, which aims to build up the soldiers' psychological capability.

Qamdo holds gala to celebrate 70th anniversary of liberation Qamdo holds gala to celebrate 70th anniversary of liberation

Dancers perform during a gala in celebration of the 70th anniversary of the liberation of Qamdo, in Qamdo City, southwest China's Tibet Autonomous Region, Oct. 9, 2020.

Attack helicopters lift off from parking apron
Tank group en route to training field
Air force brigade holds ferry flight training
Army aviation brigade trains near Bohai Bay
Transport helicopters in penetrating flight mission
Tactical training exercise in Xinjiang
Armored vehicles en route to training field
Helicopters patrol over mountainous region
Soldiers enhance psychological capability through field training
Qamdo holds gala to celebrate 70th anniversary of liberation
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Attack helicopters lift off from parking apron Attack helicopters lift off from parking apron

Attack helicopters attached to an army aviation brigade under the PLA 80th Group Army lift off at night for a tactical flight training task on October 13, 2020.

Tank group en route to training field Tank group en route to training field

A group of main battle tanks attached to an armored detachment of a brigade under the PLA 73rd Group Army rumble through a mound of dust in a long-distance maneuver combat training in Gobi desert on October 18, 2020.

Air force brigade holds ferry flight training Air force brigade holds ferry flight training

A J-10 fighter jet attached to an aviation brigade of the air force under the PLA Southern Theater Command taxies along the flightline as it awaits approval to takeoff during a ferry flight training exercise on October 16, 2020.

Army aviation brigade trains near Bohai Bay Army aviation brigade trains near Bohai Bay

An attack helicopter attached to an army aviation brigade under the PLA 81st Group Army fires missiles against mock sea targets during a recent real combat training exercise near the Bohai Bay.

Transport helicopters in penetrating flight mission Transport helicopters in penetrating flight mission

A cluster of transport helicopters attached to an army aviation brigade under the PLA 72nd Group Army fly in tactical formation during a penetrating flight training exercise on October 13, 2020.

Tactical training exercise in Xinjiang Tactical training exercise in Xinjiang

Soldiers wearing ghillie suits look through the sight of their rifles to lock mock targets during a comprehensive tactical training exercise in the woods on September 29, 2020. They are assigned to a reconnaissance company of a regiment under the PLA Xinjiang Military Command.

Armored vehicles en route to training field Armored vehicles en route to training field

Armored vehicles attached to a combined arms brigade under the PLA 73rd Group Army fire at mock targets during a live-fire test on October 7, 2020.

Helicopters patrol over mountainous region Helicopters patrol over mountainous region

A Z-9 attack helicopter attached to a naval aviation regiment under the PLA Eastern Theater Command patrols over mountainous region during a real-combat flight training exercise in late September, 2020.

Soldiers enhance psychological capability through field training Soldiers enhance psychological capability through field training

A soldier assigned to an army division under the PLA Xinjiang Military Command lies on the ground as a Mengshi cross-country military vehicle drives over his body during a field training exercise in late September, which aims to build up the soldiers' psychological capability.

Qamdo holds gala to celebrate 70th anniversary of liberation Qamdo holds gala to celebrate 70th anniversary of liberation

Dancers perform during a gala in celebration of the 70th anniversary of the liberation of Qamdo, in Qamdo City, southwest China's Tibet Autonomous Region, Oct. 9, 2020.

Attack helicopters lift off from parking apron
Tank group en route to training field
Air force brigade holds ferry flight training
Army aviation brigade trains near Bohai Bay
Transport helicopters in penetrating flight mission
Tactical training exercise in Xinjiang
Armored vehicles en route to training field
Helicopters patrol over mountainous region
Soldiers enhance psychological capability through field training
Qamdo holds gala to celebrate 70th anniversary of liberation
China's refusal to join the unrealistic trilateral arms control negotiation doesn't mean it keeps clear of the international arms control process. Quite on the contrary, China is an active participant, builder, and staunch protector of this system.
Although China has adapted to the fast-changing world, it retains its peace-loving spirit and will always safeguard national interests. And while it has made remarkable progress in national defense, it still cherishes peace, and therefore pursues peaceful co-existence, co-development and common prosperity, in order to help build a community with a shared future for mankind.
China urges U.S. to clarify biological militarization activities: spokesperson
China on Wednesday urged the United States to offer a comprehensive clarification on its overseas biological militarization activities.
China joining COVAX for equitable global access to COVID-19 vaccines: FM spokesperson
China's joining of COVAX is an important measure to uphold the concept of a shared community of health for all and fulfill its commitment on turning COVID-19 vaccines into a global public good, a foreign ministry spokesperson said on Wednesday.
Beijing: China has no intention to challenge or replace U.S.
China has never intended to challenge or replace anyone, Chinese Foreign Ministry said on Wednesday, stressing what it cares most about is to improve the well-being of its own people.
PLA Hong Kong Garrison holds joint sea-air patrol drill
The Chinese People's Liberation Army (PLA) Hong Kong Garrison staged an air-sea joint patrol exercise involving troops of army, navy and air force of the Garrison in waters and airspace near Hong Kong on Saturday.
China unveils first practical drone swarm tech, 'to be used in amphibious landing missions'
China has grasped the technology to practically use a drone swarm, a concept featuring the simultaneous and coordinated operation of a large number of drones that could prove to be very difficult to defend against, a Chinese arms firm recently demonstrated in tests.
Sixty enterprises in China will offer 124,000 jobs for veterans
China's Ministry of Veterans Affairs (MVA) released the 3rd batch of enterprises supporting the employment of veterans in Beijing on Monday. The 60 enterprises involved are scheduled to offer 124,000 jobs for veterans.
Chinese peacekeepers to South Sudan awarded top UNMISS commendation
All the members of the 10th Chinese peacekeeping engineer contingent to South Sudan was awarded the collective commendation at the highest level for UNMISS forces .
Chinese peacekeepers to Lebanon join in reconstruction efforts of Beirut Port
After a week of continuous work, peacekeepers from China, France, Italy, Spain and Cambodia have completed the demolition of all damaged buildings and the recovery of usable materials in the Beirut Port.
Chinese peacekeepers in Sudan's Darfur awarded UN peace medals
The 140 officers and soldiers of the third China Medium Utility Helicopter Unit, a peacekeeping contingent to Sudan's Darfur, were awarded UN peace medals by the United Nations-African Union Mission in Darfur on Thursday.
Why China should and will continue to participate in peacekeeping
This year marks the 75th anniversary of the victory of the Chinese People's War of Resistance against Japanese Aggression and the World Anti-Fascist War, the 75th anniversary of the founding of the United Nations and the 30th anniversary of the Chinese military's participation in UN peacekeeping operations.
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.
Chinese naval escort taskforces conduct mission handover in Gulf of Aden
The 35th and 36th Chinese naval escort taskforces held a mission-handover ceremony in the Gulf of Aden on September 23rd local time.
More foreign merchant vessels seek escort from PLA Navy
Recently, the 35th Chinese naval escort taskforce escorted four foreign merchant vessels to a predetermined sea area, successfully completing its 1317th convoy mission.
Escort taskforce organizes cross-day-and-night helicopter flight training
Recently, the 35th escort taskforce of the Chinese PLA Navy organized ship-borne helicopters to conduct the cross-day-and-night flight training over the waters off Somalia and in the Gulf of Aden.
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.
Naval aviation division accelerates transformation for better combat capability
"For us, it's not real combat training, but real combat," said Senior Captain Chen Jiangyue, political commissar of a naval aviation division under the Southern Theater Command.
The UNMIL 4th Theater said the Chinese engineering contingent was the only one in the mission area that kept on construction in the rain season, and Liberia's vice minister of public affairs exclaimed that "heavy rain cannot stop Chinese engineers from marching ahead!"

CMC

Int'l Militaries on China

Chinese military remains a staunch force for world peace
August 1, 2020 marks the 93rd anniversary of the founding of the Chinese People's Liberation Army (PLA). The past 93 years have witnessed glorious achievements made by the PLA under the strong leadership of the Communist Party of China (CPC).
Why is the US roiling the South China Sea?
The US Navy's Pacific Fleet says the strike group is "conducting maritime security operations, which include flight operations with fixed and rotary-wing aircraft, maritime strike exercises, and coordinated tactical training between surface and air units."
Outlook for Japan's security strategy in
Japan's new Prime Minister Yoshihide Suga recently said that he would carry on the security policy of the Abe administration with a focus on continuously increasing the national defense expenditure. It's clear that although Japan has entered the "post-Abe period", its economic, diplomatic, and military strategies won't see significant changes.