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Has Xi Fully Consolidated His Power Over the Military?
January 08, 2018
Has Xi Fully Consolidated His Power Over the Military?
Command over China’s armed police has been transferred from the State Council to the Central Military Commission.
Has Xi Fully Consolidated His Power Over the Military?
The Great Leap Forward: China’s Pursuit of a Strategic Breakthrough
December 15, 2017
The Great Leap Forward: China’s Pursuit of a Strategic Breakthrough
Prepare for a new and dangerous phase in international relations.
The Great Leap Forward: China’s Pursuit of a Strategic Breakthrough
China's Air Force Declares Shaanxi Y-9 Transport Aircraft Operational
December 06, 2017
China's Air Force Declares Shaanxi Y-9 Transport Aircraft Operational
China's take on the C-130J Super Hercules reached operational capability.
China's Air Force Declares Shaanxi Y-9 Transport Aircraft Operational
The Death of Zhang Yang and China's Military Purge
December 02, 2017
The Death of Zhang Yang and China's Military Purge
General Zhang’s suicide comes as Xi consolidates his hold over the Chinese military.
The Death of Zhang Yang and China's Military Purge
Chinese President Demands 'Absolute Loyalty' From Military
November 07, 2017
Chinese President Demands 'Absolute Loyalty' From Military
Xi Jinping actively enhances his power in the military by emphasizing the CMC Chairman Responsibility System.
Chinese President Demands 'Absolute Loyalty' From Military
US Combatant Commands With Chinese Flare: The PLA’s New Joint Command Structure
November 06, 2017
US Combatant Commands With Chinese Flare: The PLA’s New Joint Command Structure
A China specialist and a military strategist discuss The PLA’s emerging command structure.
US Combatant Commands With Chinese Flare: The PLA’s New Joint Command Structure
3 Major Takeaways from Xi Jinping’s Speech at the 19th Party Congress
October 18, 2017
3 Major Takeaways from Xi Jinping’s Speech at the 19th Party Congress
Chinese president kicks off the national event with a 3-plus-hour speech.
3 Major Takeaways from Xi Jinping’s Speech at the 19th Party Congress
2 Top Generals Left Off Delegate List to 19th National Congress
September 07, 2017
2 Top Generals Left Off Delegate List to 19th National Congress
The two members of the Chinese Central Military Commission are reportedly facing disciplinary probes.
2 Top Generals Left Off Delegate List to 19th National Congress
China's People's Liberation Army May Have a Civil-Military Relations Problem
September 04, 2017
China's People's Liberation Army May Have a Civil-Military Relations Problem
How serious are China’s civil-military relations problems?
China's People's Liberation Army May Have a Civil-Military Relations Problem
Meet the DF-31AG and the DF-26: The Big Ballistic Missiles at China’s Military Anniversary Parade
August 08, 2017
Meet the DF-31AG and the DF-26: The Big Ballistic Missiles at China’s Military Anniversary Parade
At a recent parade, the People's Liberation Army showed off new long-range ballistic missiles.
Meet the DF-31AG and the DF-26: The Big Ballistic Missiles at China’s Military Anniversary Parade
Chinese People's Liberation Army Rocket Force Staged a Massive Missile Drill Against a THAAD Mockup Target
August 03, 2017
Chinese People's Liberation Army Rocket Force Staged a Massive Missile Drill Against a THAAD Mockup Target
The exercise came one day before the People's Liberation Army celebrated its 90th anniversary with a major parade.
Chinese People's Liberation Army Rocket Force Staged a Massive Missile Drill Against a THAAD Mockup Target
Xi Jinping Presides Over Massive PLA Parade as Commander-in-Chief
July 31, 2017
Xi Jinping Presides Over Massive PLA Parade as Commander-in-Chief
Xi emphasized that the PLA must "unswervingly" obey and support the Communist Party of China.
Xi Jinping Presides Over Massive PLA Parade as Commander-in-Chief
China to India: 'It Is Easier to Shake the Mountains Than to Shake the PLA'
July 26, 2017
China to India: 'It Is Easier to Shake the Mountains Than to Shake the PLA'
China's defense ministry said China will defend its territory and sovereignty at all costs
China to India: 'It Is Easier to Shake the Mountains Than to Shake the PLA'
China’s Vision of the Future Networked Battlefield
April 26, 2017
China’s Vision of the Future Networked Battlefield
Cyber, space and electronic warfare challenges to the US in the Western Pacific
China’s Vision of the Future Networked Battlefield
A First: Chinese Honor Guard Marches in Pakistan Republic Day Parade
March 24, 2017
A First: Chinese Honor Guard Marches in Pakistan Republic Day Parade
China dispatched a PLA honor guard to Pakistan's Republic Day parade.
A First: Chinese Honor Guard Marches in Pakistan Republic Day Parade
South China Sea: China Continues Construction Work on North Island in Paracel Group
March 16, 2017
South China Sea: China Continues Construction Work on North Island in Paracel Group
Satellite imagery shows additional Chinese work on its island possessions in the Paracel group.
South China Sea: China Continues Construction Work on North Island in Paracel Group
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