Naval Aviation University organizes flight training Naval Aviation University organizes flight training

A J-15 fighter jet attached to a regiment under the PLA Naval Aviation University taxies on the runway before takeoff for a high-intensity flight training exercise on August 4, 2020.

Soldiers fire anti-aircraft weapons in live-fire test Soldiers fire anti-aircraft weapons in live-fire test

Armored vehicles mounted with Tor anti-aircraft missiles attached to an air defense brigade under the PLA 72nd Group Army occupy combat positions after an emergency maneuver during a whole-process live-fire test in late July, 2020.

PLA army and navy soldiers conduct joint maritime training PLA army and navy soldiers conduct joint maritime training

PLA Army soldiers rush to form into a combat readiness formation on the flight deck of the dock landing ship Yimengshan (Hull 988) after stepping off a transport helicopter during an inter-Services maritime coordinated training exercise with the PLA Navy at an undisclosed sea area on August 3, 2020.

Fighter jets fly in line-abreast formation Fighter jets fly in line-abreast formation

Two fighter jets attached to a naval aviation brigade under the PLA Eastern Theater Command take off simultaneously from a military airfield in East China's Zhejiang Province for a recent flight training exercise.

Naval bombers taxi down the runway Naval bombers taxi down the runway

A H-6 strategic bomber attached to a bomber regiment of the naval aviation force under the PLA Southern Theater Command takes off for a recent realistic flight training exercise.

Armored vehicles in live-fire training Armored vehicles in live-fire training

An infantry fighting vehicle attached to a special operations team under the PLA Air Force airborne troops wades through a muddy shallow during a driving skill test in July, 2020.

Rocket launchers fire on plateau Rocket launchers fire on plateau

A truck-mounted rocket launcher attached to an artillery detachment with a brigade under the PLA 77th Group Army fires rockets at simulated ground targets during a live-fire test in plateau area at the elevation of 4,500 meters in late July, 2020.

Assault guns spit fires at elevation of 4,500 meters Assault guns spit fires at elevation of 4,500 meters

Wheeled self-propelled assault guns attached to a brigade under the PLA 77th Group Army spit fires down range during a live-fire test at the elevation of 4, 500 meters in late July, 2020.

Artillerymen apply camouflage nets to wheeled assault guns Artillerymen apply camouflage nets to wheeled assault guns

Artillerymen assigned to a brigade under the PLA 77th Group Army operate vehicle-mounted howitzers to fire 122 shells at simulated targets during a live-fire operation in plateau area at the elevation of 4,500 meters in late July, 2020.

Naval bombers taxi out for flight missions Naval bombers taxi out for flight missions

A H-6 strategic bomber attached to a bomber regiment of the naval aviation under the PLA Southern Theater Command taxies onto the runway before takeoff for a recent realistic flight training exercise.

Naval Aviation University organizes flight training
Soldiers fire anti-aircraft weapons in live-fire test
PLA army and navy soldiers conduct joint maritime training
Fighter jets fly in line-abreast formation
Naval bombers taxi down the runway
Armored vehicles in live-fire training
Rocket launchers fire on plateau
Assault guns spit fires at elevation of 4,500 meters
Artillerymen apply camouflage nets to wheeled assault guns
Naval bombers taxi out for flight missions
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Naval Aviation University organizes flight training Naval Aviation University organizes flight training

A J-15 fighter jet attached to a regiment under the PLA Naval Aviation University taxies on the runway before takeoff for a high-intensity flight training exercise on August 4, 2020.

Soldiers fire anti-aircraft weapons in live-fire test Soldiers fire anti-aircraft weapons in live-fire test

Armored vehicles mounted with Tor anti-aircraft missiles attached to an air defense brigade under the PLA 72nd Group Army occupy combat positions after an emergency maneuver during a whole-process live-fire test in late July, 2020.

PLA army and navy soldiers conduct joint maritime training PLA army and navy soldiers conduct joint maritime training

PLA Army soldiers rush to form into a combat readiness formation on the flight deck of the dock landing ship Yimengshan (Hull 988) after stepping off a transport helicopter during an inter-Services maritime coordinated training exercise with the PLA Navy at an undisclosed sea area on August 3, 2020.

Fighter jets fly in line-abreast formation Fighter jets fly in line-abreast formation

Two fighter jets attached to a naval aviation brigade under the PLA Eastern Theater Command take off simultaneously from a military airfield in East China's Zhejiang Province for a recent flight training exercise.

Naval bombers taxi down the runway Naval bombers taxi down the runway

A H-6 strategic bomber attached to a bomber regiment of the naval aviation force under the PLA Southern Theater Command takes off for a recent realistic flight training exercise.

Armored vehicles in live-fire training Armored vehicles in live-fire training

An infantry fighting vehicle attached to a special operations team under the PLA Air Force airborne troops wades through a muddy shallow during a driving skill test in July, 2020.

Rocket launchers fire on plateau Rocket launchers fire on plateau

A truck-mounted rocket launcher attached to an artillery detachment with a brigade under the PLA 77th Group Army fires rockets at simulated ground targets during a live-fire test in plateau area at the elevation of 4,500 meters in late July, 2020.

Assault guns spit fires at elevation of 4,500 meters Assault guns spit fires at elevation of 4,500 meters

Wheeled self-propelled assault guns attached to a brigade under the PLA 77th Group Army spit fires down range during a live-fire test at the elevation of 4, 500 meters in late July, 2020.

Artillerymen apply camouflage nets to wheeled assault guns Artillerymen apply camouflage nets to wheeled assault guns

Artillerymen assigned to a brigade under the PLA 77th Group Army operate vehicle-mounted howitzers to fire 122 shells at simulated targets during a live-fire operation in plateau area at the elevation of 4,500 meters in late July, 2020.

Naval bombers taxi out for flight missions Naval bombers taxi out for flight missions

A H-6 strategic bomber attached to a bomber regiment of the naval aviation under the PLA Southern Theater Command taxies onto the runway before takeoff for a recent realistic flight training exercise.

Naval Aviation University organizes flight training
Soldiers fire anti-aircraft weapons in live-fire test
PLA army and navy soldiers conduct joint maritime training
Fighter jets fly in line-abreast formation
Naval bombers taxi down the runway
Armored vehicles in live-fire training
Rocket launchers fire on plateau
Assault guns spit fires at elevation of 4,500 meters
Artillerymen apply camouflage nets to wheeled assault guns
Naval bombers taxi out for flight missions
"The People's Liberation Army (PLA) conducts real combat exercises across the Taiwan Strait and its northern and southern ends." This news released by a spokesperson of the PLA Eastern Theater Command on August 13 has drawn great attention.
India takes the Indian Ocean as its backyard. As its influence is limited to the east part of the Indian Ocean while the west part is controlled by France, New Delhi tries to join hands with Paris to dominate the ocean. That Macron regards India as its "top strategic partner" in the Indian Ocean is out of France's strategic plan to "return to the Pacific Ocean".
U.S. efforts to create
China firmly opposes U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo's remarks against China during his visit to Slovenia, the Chinese Embassy in Slovenia said in a statement on Thursday criticizing U.S. attempts to create a "New Cold War".
Chinese envoy calls for efforts to sustain peace amid COVID-19
Zhang Jun, China's permanent representative to the United Nations, on Wednesday called for efforts to build and sustain peace amid COVID-19 through a people-centered approach.
PLA's Eastern Theater Command conducts exercises in Taiwan Straits
The People's Liberation Army's Eastern Theater Command has recently carried out combat exercises in the Taiwan Straits and surrounding waters to verify and boost its interservice joint operation capability, a military spokesman said.
Over 190 service members of the PLA Ground Force participating in the International Army Games (IAG) 2020 arrived in Moscow on August 10, marking that all 260 Chinese participants of the IAG have arrived in Russia.
PLA to conduct live-fire exercises in waters near Zhoushan Islands
The Chinese PLA is going to conduct series of maritime live-fire training exercises in waters of Zhoushan Islands, East China's Zhejiang Province, respectively in Huang Dayang area from August 11st to 13rd, and in northern waters of the Daishan waterway from August 16th to 17th.
PLA's new amphibious bridging and ferrying system makes debut
Recently, an engineering detachment assigned to a brigade under the 78th Group Army of the Chinese People's Liberation Army (PLA) launched the in-water training for the new wheeled self-propelled amphibious bridging and ferrying system for the first time.
China to select, honor model military veterans
China has launched a campaign to select and honor role models among the country's military veterans, praising their contributions to society and highlighting the sense of responsibility of the vast number of veterans who maintain their military qualities in times of national crisis.
16th batch of Chinese peacekeeping engineer contingent to Darfur sets out
Approved by the Central Military Commission (CMC), the first echelon of 110 members of the 16th Chinese peacekeeping engineer contingent to Darfur, Sudan left Beijing Capital International Airport on the evening of August 11 for their mission area in Sudan to perform its 5-month peacekeeping mission.
Chinese peacekeepers in Lebanon set a new record in mine clearance area
The 18th Chinese peacekeeping multifunctional engineer detachment to Lebanon completed its last mine-clearing operation in Lebanon on August 11, setting a new record by clearing an area of more than 10,000 square meters within a single batch.
Chinese peacekeeping troops in Lebanon donate medical supplies to the local
On August 10, the medical contingent of the 18th Chinese peacekeeping force to Lebanon donated a batch of medical supplies to the local government of Jdeidet Marjeyounwhere it is stationed.
Chinese peacekeepers to provide medical aid to Beirut after deadly explosions
The medical unit of the Chinese peacekeeping forces to Lebanon said it will provide medical aid to Beirut following the deadly explosions at the port of the Lebanese capital on Tuesday.
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.
China sends new naval fleet for escort mission
The 35th fleet of the Chinese People's Liberation Army (PLA) Navy on Tuesday left the port city of Zhoushan in east China's Zhejiang Province for the Gulf of Aden and waters off Somalia to escort civilian ships.
Chinese naval 33rd escort taskforce escorts eight Chinese fishing boats
The guided-missile frigate Weifang of the 33rd Chinese naval escort taskforce under the PLA Navy successfully escorted eight fishing boats of to the designated sea area in waters west of the Gulf of Aden at 4 p.m. on January 6.
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.
Air force missile brigade gets zero non-combat attrition rate in days of flood fight
Troops of a ground-based missile brigade of the air force under the PLA Eastern Theater Command have been fighting the flood in south China for nearly half a month. Up to now, no service members got ill and the non-combat attrition rate is zero, in spite of the troops' long time flood-fighting efforts in high temperature and high humidity.
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.
PLA soldier honored with first-class merit citation for rescuing four people in water
The PLA 72nd Group Army hosted a grand ceremony to confer a first-class merit citation for Corporal Wang Liang, who is assigned to a brigade under the group army.
Destiny carries soldier back to flood front line
Born in 1992, Jiang experienced a wild moment in 1998, when a flood hit his hometown in rural Zongyang county, Anhui. The violent floods were among the worst on record in southern China.

CMC

Int'l Media on China

Foreign media say Beijing's containment of COVID-19 resurgence boosts morale in anti-pandemic fight
After reporting zero new COVID-19 case for 14 consecutive days by Sunday, Beijing has lowered its emergency response to the pandemic from level II to III from Monday -- a move that foreign media said will boost morale in the country's anti-COVID-19 battle.

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).
For its own interests, Australia should no longer instigate any conflicts
Every country in the Asia-Pacific region is supposed to exceptionally cherish the hard-won peace, stability and economic prosperity in the region. Whether it is out of its own interests or the common interests of the region, Australia should no longer instigate any conflict or even war.
Reneging on its promises, US aggravates tension in the world
The headstrong and reckless actions by US administration have caused severe concerns in the international community and may exert substantial negative effects on global security situation.