BEIJING, Sept. 20 (ChinaMil) -- The Ministry of National Defense (MND) of the People's Republic of China (PRC) has invited foreign military attaches to China to visit the Eastern Theater Command of the PLA from September 19.
More than 100 foreign military attaches and their spouses from over 50 countries will visit China's Nanjing City in Jiangsu Province, Huangshan City in Anhui Province, Hangzhou City in Zhejiang Province, Shanghai City and other places.
During the visit, they will be briefed about the PLA Eastern Theater Command and the economic and social development of China's Jiangsu Province and Shanghai City.
They will also pay visits to a division of the PLA 1st Group Army, the PLA Naval Command College, an aviation division of the PLA Air Force, the PLA University of Science and Technology, the Shanghai Maritime Garrison Command of the PLA Navy and other troop units, as well as local enterprises.
According to sources, China's defense ministry usually invites foreign military attaches to China to visit places outside Beijing every year, so as to help them to have a better understanding of China's military reform and building, social and economic development, and enhance the friendly exchanges between Chinese and foreign militaries.