Airplanes train for Int'l Army Games 2018 Airplanes train for Int'l Army Games 2018

Two JH-7A fighter bombers attached to the PLA Air Force soar over the sky during training in preparation for the International Army Games on July 12, 2018.

Y-7 transport aircraft receive phase maintenance Y-7 transport aircraft receive phase maintenance

Maintenance men assigned to an aviation regiment of the air force under the PLA Western Theater Command conduct phase maintenance on a Y-7 transport aircraft on July 11, 2018.

Attack helicopters lift off successively Attack helicopters lift off successively

Attack helicopters attached to an army aviation brigade under the PLA 73nd Group Army lift off successively for a flight training exercise on July 11, 2018.

Multi-type tanks fire at targets Multi-type tanks fire at targets

Multi-type tanks attached to a combined brigade under the PLA 71st Group Army fire at mock targets during a live-fire training exercise on July 7, 2018.

Female soldiers load HQ-16 missiles Female soldiers load HQ-16 missiles

Female soldiers assigned to a missile company of an air-defense brigade under the PLA 75th Group Army operate a crane to hoist and load HQ-16 medium-range air-defense missiles onto a missile launching truck during training on July 10, 2018.

PLZ-05 155mm howitzer systems spit fires PLZ-05 155mm howitzer systems spit fires

A PLZ-05 self-propelled howitzer system spits fire as it sends a 155mm shell down range during a tactical live-fire training exercise in the Gobi Desert of northwest China on July 9, 2018.

Type-09 self-propelled howitzer system fires at targets Type-09 self-propelled howitzer system fires at targets

A Type-09 122 mm self-propelled howitzer system attached to a combined brigade under the PLA 80th Group Army fires at mock targets during a live-fire training exercise on July 9, 2018.

Z-8 helicopter lifts military vehicle Z-8 helicopter lifts military vehicle

A Z-8 transport helicopter attached to an army aviation brigade under the PLA 76th Group Army lifts a military vehicle to a designated area during a flight training exercise on July 9, 2018.

Frigate flotilla steams in South China Sea Frigate flotilla steams in South China Sea

The guided-missile frigate Luoyang fires its main gun at simulated sea targets during a maritime live-fire training exercise in waters of the South China Sea from July 5 to 7, 2018.

PTL-02 tank destroyers fire at targets PTL-02 tank destroyers fire at targets

PTL-02 tank destroyers attached to a brigade under the army of the PLA Western Theater Command fire at mock targets during a live-fire training exercise on July 6, 2018.

Airplanes train for Int'l Army Games 2018
Y-7 transport aircraft receive phase maintenance
Attack helicopters lift off successively
Multi-type tanks fire at targets
Female soldiers load HQ-16 missiles
PLZ-05 155mm howitzer systems spit fires
Type-09 self-propelled howitzer system fires at targets
Z-8 helicopter lifts military vehicle
Frigate flotilla steams in South China Sea
PTL-02 tank destroyers fire at targets
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Airplanes train for Int'l Army Games 2018 Airplanes train for Int'l Army Games 2018

Two JH-7A fighter bombers attached to the PLA Air Force soar over the sky during training in preparation for the International Army Games on July 12, 2018.

Y-7 transport aircraft receive phase maintenance Y-7 transport aircraft receive phase maintenance

Maintenance men assigned to an aviation regiment of the air force under the PLA Western Theater Command conduct phase maintenance on a Y-7 transport aircraft on July 11, 2018.

Attack helicopters lift off successively Attack helicopters lift off successively

Attack helicopters attached to an army aviation brigade under the PLA 73nd Group Army lift off successively for a flight training exercise on July 11, 2018.

Multi-type tanks fire at targets Multi-type tanks fire at targets

Multi-type tanks attached to a combined brigade under the PLA 71st Group Army fire at mock targets during a live-fire training exercise on July 7, 2018.

Female soldiers load HQ-16 missiles Female soldiers load HQ-16 missiles

Female soldiers assigned to a missile company of an air-defense brigade under the PLA 75th Group Army operate a crane to hoist and load HQ-16 medium-range air-defense missiles onto a missile launching truck during training on July 10, 2018.

PLZ-05 155mm howitzer systems spit fires PLZ-05 155mm howitzer systems spit fires

A PLZ-05 self-propelled howitzer system spits fire as it sends a 155mm shell down range during a tactical live-fire training exercise in the Gobi Desert of northwest China on July 9, 2018.

Type-09 self-propelled howitzer system fires at targets Type-09 self-propelled howitzer system fires at targets

A Type-09 122 mm self-propelled howitzer system attached to a combined brigade under the PLA 80th Group Army fires at mock targets during a live-fire training exercise on July 9, 2018.

Z-8 helicopter lifts military vehicle Z-8 helicopter lifts military vehicle

A Z-8 transport helicopter attached to an army aviation brigade under the PLA 76th Group Army lifts a military vehicle to a designated area during a flight training exercise on July 9, 2018.

Frigate flotilla steams in South China Sea Frigate flotilla steams in South China Sea

The guided-missile frigate Luoyang fires its main gun at simulated sea targets during a maritime live-fire training exercise in waters of the South China Sea from July 5 to 7, 2018.

PTL-02 tank destroyers fire at targets PTL-02 tank destroyers fire at targets

PTL-02 tank destroyers attached to a brigade under the army of the PLA Western Theater Command fire at mock targets during a live-fire training exercise on July 6, 2018.

Airplanes train for Int'l Army Games 2018
Y-7 transport aircraft receive phase maintenance
Attack helicopters lift off successively
Multi-type tanks fire at targets
Female soldiers load HQ-16 missiles
PLZ-05 155mm howitzer systems spit fires
Type-09 self-propelled howitzer system fires at targets
Z-8 helicopter lifts military vehicle
Frigate flotilla steams in South China Sea
PTL-02 tank destroyers fire at targets
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Chinese peacekeepers to Sudan completes a road reconnaissance mission
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28th Chinese naval escort taskforce wraps up visit to South Africa
The 28th Chinese naval escort taskforce left the Port of Simon's Town, Cape Town, South Africa, on Monday morning after a four-day friendly visit.
28th Chinese naval escort taskforce visits South Africa
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PLA Navy's hospital ship Peace Ark sets sail for
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Chinese military to deliver Ebola research center to Sierra Leone
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Chinese, Russian soldiers fire rockets in
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Int'l Media on China

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Int'l Militaries on China

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