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The Chinese Military is building a radar with their missile defence system technology to fight its current biggest enemy. Chinese Military scientists are developing a radar that has the same technology as their missile defence system that will enable them to detect enemies up to two kilometres away. ...
The Chinese military aimed to enhance its "war-fighting capabilities" without departing from a policy of peaceful development with its recent large-scale naval drills in the contested South China Sea, a spokesman for China's defence ministry said. Ministry spokesman Ren Guoqiang, asked to ...

3 lakh troops cut completed, more reforms to follow: Chinese military. PTI navy China
(CNN) In a move surely intended to put Washington on notice China's military has put on a show of force in the South China Sea, new satellite images show, with drills at Sea and in the air to reinforce its claims in the contested region. Analysts said the images, provided by Planet Labs Inc and ... China's navy
Taipei, March 26 (CNA) Several Chinese military aircraft were seen flying Monday over the Bashi Channel, which lies between Taiwan and the ... Taiwan's military keeps a close watch on Chinese military movements and maintains the necessary measures to ensure national security, the ministry added. aircraft

The U.S.-based research nonprofit, the World Organization to Investigate the Persecution of Falun Gong (WOIPFG), published an investigative report showing how the Chinese military, under the control of, first, former Party leader Jiang Zemin, and later, Xu and Guo, played a major role in the setting ... Hospital
The move will allow the coast guard to closely collaborate with the Chinese military as it steps up activities in the East China Sea, raising alarm in the Japanese government. The maritime body has effectively been under the command of the Ministry of Public Security. It was formed in 2013 by combining ... Hospital
First, are international and Chinese PSCs a plausible alternative to the Chinese military to provide security to Chinese nationals along the BRI? Second, are Chinese PSCs loyal to Beijing or could they actually work in opposition to China's state interests in protecting assets along the BRI footprint? Hospital
Sea tests of China's indigenous electromagnetic railguns are underway, Chinese papers have revealed, quoting delegates of the People's Liberation Army who are attending the annual parliamentary session in Beijing. This has been further confirmed by a feature on the PLA-run news portal 81.cn about a ... Hospital
The servicemen and women of the world's biggest military will be in for a bonus when they open their pay packets this month – all personnel have been given a pay rise backdated to August. The move comes amid a major reform of China's military designed to boost its combat strength, during which Beijing ... Hospital
... research facility at a cost of ¥76 billion. Quantum technology would enable the Chinese military to set up virtually unbreakable communication networks. It would also provide it with overwhelming computing power for information operations, such as the decryption of secret communications by adversaries. Hospital
The new Chinese military base in Djibouti is located “just outside our gate,” Waldhauser said, and it also deployed a hospital ship to the port to treat locals, a common practice by the U.S. when it works to build stronger ties with allies. “The Chinese aren't there for purely charitable reasons, we all would ... Hospital
PLA also announced last year that it would reduce its grounds troops to less than a million as part of Chinese military modernisation under which the navy ... Commenting on the troops cut, Song Zhongping, a Chinese military expert and TV commentator, told the Global Times that "the military can allocate ... Hospital
"This is the first time since the founding of the country that instructions on military training have been directly issued by the chairman of the CMC (Central military Commission), and it shows that improving combat readiness is now a strategic mission for the Chinese military," the Global Times quoted Xu ... Hospital
China's vast military has become the first state institution to throw its support behind a constitutional amendment demanded by President Xi that would put an end to term limits on his job, which could allow him to rule for many years to come. The Communist Party's rubber stamp legislature is yet to vote on ... Hospital
The circumstances of a human rights lawyer's death at a Chinese military hospital have raised questions about the welfare of those who have defied the country's authorities. Li Baiguang was a well-known lawyer who defended farmers and Christian pastors, work that garnered him an award from the ... Hospital

Walking through a trade show in Abu Dhabi all about military drones, Emirati officials made a point on Sunday to stop first at a stand run by Chinese officials with a mock armed drone hanging above them. Defence analysts believe that the drone, the Wing Loong II, is now being used by the United Arab ... Hospital
The Chinese military has published photos of recent air force drills that at least one expert quoted in ruling party media identified Tuesday as a direct message to neighboring India. Tensions between the two Asian powers have once again risen after they threatened to come to blows over a border dispute ... Hospital
Earlier this month, pictures emerged showing what some experts believed was an electromagnetic railgun mounted on a ship. A Chinese military analyst, Cheng Shuoren, was quoted by the state media as saying it was an engineering feat of "epoch-making significance." Instead of explosives, railguns use ... Hospital
China's modernisation of its armed forces is proceeding faster than many analysts expected. Now, according to experts at the International Institute for Strategic Studies - the IISS - in London, it is China and no longer Russia, that increasingly provides the benchmark against which Washington judges the ... Hospital
“Performing tasks outside the country can greatly enhance the marines' combat capability such as emergency and rapid response skills,” an unnamed military expert told ruling Chinese Communist Party outlet The Global Times in an article also posted Thursday by the Chinese military's official website. Hospital
He added that in addition to the quantum of funding, it is the increasing sophistication of the Chinese military that is alarming. The United States has also raised similar concerns about the non-transparent nature of China's military spending. Vice Adm. Phillip Sawyer, commander of the Asia-based U.S. ... Hospital
“Chinese military forces continue to develop capabilities to dissuade, deter, or defeat potential third-party intervention during a large-scale theatre campaign, such as a Taiwan contingency. China's military modernisation plan includes the development of capabilities to conduct long-range attacks against ... Hospital
South Korea accused China of flying a military aircraft into its air defence identification zone on Tuesday without giving prior notification, a move that one analyst said could hamper the two sides' efforts to normalise relations. A Chinese aircraft entered South Korea's Air Defence Identification Zone (KADIZ) ... Hospital
The Chinese military has released an analysis of a new, deadly stage in the ongoing war in Syria, where it has chosen to side with Syrian President Bashar al-Assad, while Beijing developed powerful weapons and held exercises meant to show off the country's growing might. China Military Online, the ... Hospital
After conquering Manchuria in 1945, the Soviets looted Japanese industry and left. A similar scenario might have ensued in 1969, but only if the Chinese leadership could bring itself to face reality. With the worst excesses of the Cultural Revolution in the very recent rear-view mirror, and competing factions ... Hospital
Indian and Western diplomats "are convinced that Hambantota will end up becoming a Chinese military and naval base, or another Djibouti," the Observer Research Foundation, an Indian think tank, said in an October report. The Maldives and Myanmar, both recipients of Chinese investment, also seen as ... Hospital
Chinese military drill in Indian Ocean: Much ado about nothing. Prabhash K Dutta; New Delhi ... It was perceived as an attempt to counter the US' growing assertion in waters near Philippines, where opposition parties raised a hue and cry over Chinese military drill. They claimed that Chinese motive was to ... Hospital
China's expansionist foreign policy has major strategic implications for its immediate neighbors. The first part of this two-part series showed how a brigade-strength deployment in North Doklam by China has considerable firepower. It has two mechanized regiments and tank transporters, a two-story ... Hospital
The Chinese military has published photos of recent air force drills that at least one expert quoted in ruling party media identified Tuesday as a direct message to neighboring India. Tensions between the two Asian powers have once again risen after they threatened to come to blows over a border dispute ... Hospital
The Philippines, a direct party to the territorial dispute, believes that the Chinese military installations are not intended to confront neighbors, but rather to repel the US from the region. Despite Washington having no territorial claims in the area, the US has always stressed the necessity for freedom of ... Hospital
Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte tried to allay fears over China's construction of military bases on man-made islands in the South China Sea, saying they are a defence against the US, not made to attack Asian states. “It's not intended for us,” he said in a speech to Chinese-Filipino businessmen on ... Hospital
Just ahead of the week-long Lunar New Year holiday, Chinese president Xi Jinping visited a satellite launch site in the southwest Sichuan province, where he cheered the modernization and technological advances of China's military. The setting was appropriate: Beidou 3 satellites were about to be sent ... Hospital
The People's Liberation Army Air Force has officially deployed its J-20 stealth fighters to frontline fighter squadrons. Shen Jinke, a PLAAF spokesman, told the Xinhua News Agency that the new fighters were ready to "safeguard China's sovereignty, security and territorial integrity." The PLA's English website ... Hospital
Earlier this month, pictures emerged showing what some experts believed was an electromagnetic railgun mounted on a ship. A Chinese military analyst, Cheng Shuoren, was quoted by the state media as saying it was an engineering feat of "epoch-making significance." Instead of explosives, railguns use ... Hospital
The top US admiral in the Pacific has said that if “the United States does not keep pace” with China's investment in military technologies, the American military will eventually struggle to compete with Chinese armed forces. China is a rapidly growing regional military power and is seeking to expand its global ... Hospital
Follow news the mainstream media ignores: Like RT's Facebook · China's military modernization challenges US air power - report · China may build second foreign naval base in Pakistan amid Trump's row with Islamabad · China's military modernization challenges US air power - report · Chinese military ... Hospital
Retired senior colonel Li Jie said Yi's appointment was a break with the past. “The most notable aspect of this personnel appointment is Yi is the first air force general to take a leading position in one of China's theatre commands. It breaks the tradition that most of the senior positions in the Chinese military ... Hospital
This trend has been chronicled in the Military Balance, the annual assessment of global military capabilities and defence spending, published by the IISS since 1959. Of course the transformation of the Chinese military has been under way for some time. But now a significant way-point has been reached ... Hospital
China's modernisation of its armed forces is proceeding faster than many analysts expected. Now, according to experts at the International Institute for Strategic Studies - the IISS - in London, it is China and no longer Russia, that increasingly provides the benchmark against which Washington judges the ... Hospital
Norinco isn't the only Chinese exoskeleton builder. Last month, the China Shipbuilding Industry Corporation's (CSIC) 707th Institute showed off its own powered exoskeleton to senior Chinese military officers. CSIC is marketing theirs as ideal for the shipyard, where people are expected to carry huge loads. Hospital
It's all part of a broad response to the Chinese military's growing reach at sea and in the air. China is increasing its defense spending "at a pace that we haven't seen before," said Paul Burton, research director at defense intelligence firm Jane's. New fighter jets, transport planes, helicopters and naval ships ... Hospital
Photos tweeted from Dafeng Cao and many other appears to show that China has mounted a railgun onto a landing ship. Above – Type 072III landing ship tank (LST) Haiyang Shan, #936, would be the world's first railgun-armed warship. Its small size and lack of combat features means that it will likely be ... Hospital
A People's Liberation Army (PLA) military plane crashed in southwest China's Guizhou province during a training session this week, leaving at least 12 crew members dead. While the PLA air force did confirm that a Chinese military aircraft crashed during an exercise on Monday, it has not yet released ... Hospital
Rashid's account was confirmed by other Kyrgyz, including another chief Jo Boi, who said the Chinese military spent almost a year in Wakhan before leaving in March 2017. Both Chinese and Afghan officials deny the claims, with China's defence ministry telling AFP that the "Chinese army is not engaged in ... Hospital
Chinese Military Plane Crashed During Exercise. Report said at least 12 crew members killed; related videos and photos online were deleted by censors. By Charlotte Gao for The Diplomat. February 02, 2018. On January 29, video footage, photos and posts about a plane crash went viral on Chinese social media. Hospital
Rashid's account was confirmed by other Kyrgyz, including another chief Jo Boi, who said the Chinese military spent almost a year in Wakhan before leaving in March 2017. Both Chinese and Afghan officials deny the claims, with China's defense ministry telling AFP that the "Chinese army is not engaged in ... Hospital
BEIJING: At least 12 crew members of a Chinese military aircraft were killed when it crashed during a training exercise early this week, a media report said today. The People's Liberation Army (PLA) Air Force has confirmed that an aircraft crashed in the southwestern province during a training exercise on ... Hospital
Chinese military wants more nukes to counter US stockpile. A ship carrying Chinese military personnel departs a port in Zhanjiang, south China's Guangdong province, on Tuesday, July 11, 2017. China's military is calling for the expansion of the country's nuclear weapons stockpile. Hospital


 

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