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PLA Strategic Support Force: The 'Information Umbrella' for China's Military
April 01, 2017
PLA Strategic Support Force: The 'Information Umbrella' for China's Military
Beyond cyber and space warfare, the SSF will play a key role in conventional joint operations.
PLA Strategic Support Force: The 'Information Umbrella' for China's Military
China’s First Fifth-Generation Fighter Jet Enters Service With the PLAAF
March 14, 2017
China’s First Fifth-Generation Fighter Jet Enters Service With the PLAAF
China’s answer to the American F-22 Raptor has purportedly entered operational service with the Chinese Air Force.
China’s First Fifth-Generation Fighter Jet Enters Service With the PLAAF
China's Quest for Informatization Drives PLA Reforms
March 04, 2017
China's Quest for Informatization Drives PLA Reforms
China's ongoing military reforms hint at new confidence in the PLA's ability to conduct informatized warfare.
China's Quest for Informatization Drives PLA Reforms
Chinese Military Targets College Students With Its Latest Weapon: Rap Music
May 06, 2016
Chinese Military Targets College Students With Its Latest Weapon: Rap Music
China's military steps up its publicity game, in hopes of bringing in more educated recruits.
Chinese Military Targets College Students With Its Latest Weapon: Rap Music
Overview: China's People's Liberation Army Equipment at a Glance
March 09, 2016
Overview: China's People's Liberation Army Equipment at a Glance
Your reference guide for key People's Liberation Army equipment.
Overview: China's People's Liberation Army Equipment at a Glance
Chinese Grand Strategy: Interests, Institutions, Influence
January 06, 2016
Chinese Grand Strategy: Interests, Institutions, Influence
Insight from Tom Kane
Chinese Grand Strategy: Interests, Institutions, Influence
The New Military Force in Charge of China’s Nuclear Weapons
January 05, 2016
The New Military Force in Charge of China’s Nuclear Weapons
Goodbye Second Artillery Force; hello PLA Rocket Force.
The New Military Force in Charge of China’s Nuclear Weapons
China's First Stealth Fighter Is About to Enter Production
December 30, 2015
China's First Stealth Fighter Is About to Enter Production
Chinese media reports suggest the J-20 is ready for production, ahead of schedule.
China's First Stealth Fighter Is About to Enter Production
China's Plan for a New, Improved Military
December 01, 2015
China's Plan for a New, Improved Military
Xi Jinping just outlined an ambitious plan for military reforms, but implementation will take years.
China's Plan for a New, Improved Military
Chinese Citizens Among 170 Hostages Taken in Mali Hotel
November 20, 2015
Chinese Citizens Among 170 Hostages Taken in Mali Hotel
With yet another terrorist attack overseas threatening China's citizens, how will Beijing respond?
Chinese Citizens Among 170 Hostages Taken in Mali Hotel
Is This China’s Newest Tool To Thwart US Military Power?
October 21, 2015
Is This China’s Newest Tool To Thwart US Military Power?
Beijing has recently successfully completed a test flight of its largest high-altitude airship.
Is This China’s Newest Tool To Thwart US Military Power?
The Real Reason China Is Cutting 300,000 Troops
September 08, 2015
The Real Reason China Is Cutting 300,000 Troops
The troop reduction announced by Xi Jinping heralds a new round of PLA reforms.
The Real Reason China Is Cutting 300,000 Troops
Will China Have a Mini US Navy By 2020?
July 30, 2015
Will China Have a Mini US Navy By 2020?
A former admiral does the math – and the results are quite striking.
Will China Have a Mini US Navy By 2020?
US Admiral: China Counter-Space Threat Is 'Real'
March 26, 2015
US Admiral: China Counter-Space Threat Is 'Real'
The head of U.S. Strategic Command pointed to China's counter-space capabilities as an area of concern.
US Admiral: China Counter-Space Threat Is 'Real'
US Admiral: Chinese Subs Outnumber America's
February 27, 2015
US Admiral: Chinese Subs Outnumber America's
A U.S. admiral told Congress that China now has more submarines than the U.S. -- and is building still more.
US Admiral: Chinese Subs Outnumber America's
How a 120-Year-Old War Is Driving China's Military Modernization
February 02, 2015
How a 120-Year-Old War Is Driving China's Military Modernization
An essay by Gen. Fan Changlong on the First Sino-Japanese War reveals China's current vision for military modernization.
How a 120-Year-Old War Is Driving China's Military Modernization
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