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Take Notice, Asia: China's Military Is Getting Leaner and More Lethal
December 01, 2015
Take Notice, Asia: China's Military Is Getting Leaner and More Lethal
Reforms to the People's Liberation Army will help the Chinese military emerge as a more potent war-fighting force.
Take Notice, Asia: China's Military Is Getting Leaner and More Lethal
China's Military Just Got a Big Structural Shakeup
November 26, 2015
China's Military Just Got a Big Structural Shakeup
Plus, cost overrun and due diligence in Afghanistan, Mischief Reef updates, and more. Thanksgiving weekend links.
China's Military Just Got a Big Structural Shakeup
China to Retire Its Armored Tank Destroyers
November 19, 2015
China to Retire Its Armored Tank Destroyers
The Chinese military is replacing its tank destroyers with anti-tank missiles and attack helicopters.
China to Retire Its Armored Tank Destroyers
Revealed: China Tests Secret Missile Capable of Hitting US Satellites
November 11, 2015
Revealed: China Tests Secret Missile Capable of Hitting US Satellites
A previously unknown anti-satellite weapon was recently tested in western China.
Revealed: China Tests Secret Missile Capable of Hitting US Satellites
New Taiwan Report Considers the China Threat
November 05, 2015
New Taiwan Report Considers the China Threat
A recently released defense report warns of the rapid development of the PLA.
New Taiwan Report Considers the China Threat
Should the US Fear China’s New Space Weapons?
October 23, 2015
Should the US Fear China’s New Space Weapons?
Beijing is working on a host of different weapon systems designed to destroy or disable U.S. satellites in space.
Should the US Fear China’s New Space Weapons?
China and India Hold Joint Military Exercise
October 12, 2015
China and India Hold Joint Military Exercise
Beijing and New Delhi are conducting counter-terror drills in China’s Yunnan province.
China and India Hold Joint Military Exercise
Could China Be About to Transform Its Military?
September 29, 2015
Could China Be About to Transform Its Military?
There has been talk of radical reform of decades. Finally, it looks like it might happen.
Could China Be About to Transform Its Military?
Remember China's Announced 300,000 Troop Cut? Not Everyone's Happy About It
September 23, 2015
Remember China's Announced 300,000 Troop Cut? Not Everyone's Happy About It
Xi Jinping's announcement of a major troop cut in the PLA caught even China's military by surprise.
Remember China's Announced 300,000 Troop Cut? Not Everyone's Happy About It
China’s Military Parade, Civil-Military Relations and Army Unity
September 22, 2015
China’s Military Parade, Civil-Military Relations and Army Unity
The presence of generals in the formations was designed to send a message.
China’s Military Parade, Civil-Military Relations and Army Unity
New Equations in the Asia-Pacific as China Arrives as Military Power
September 21, 2015
New Equations in the Asia-Pacific as China Arrives as Military Power
China's expanding and modernizing military power could change everything in Asia.
New Equations in the Asia-Pacific as China Arrives as 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
Review: The Chinese People’s Liberation Army in 2025
September 03, 2015
Review: The Chinese People’s Liberation Army in 2025
A new volume offers a cautious glimpse into the future of China’s military.
Review: The Chinese People’s Liberation Army in 2025
Here's What You Need to Know About China’s Grand Military Parade
September 03, 2015
Here's What You Need to Know About China’s Grand Military Parade
Beijing announced cuts of 300,000 troops while parading some of the deadliest missiles in the PLA's arsenal.
Here's What You Need to Know About China’s Grand Military Parade
6 Reasons China Would Invade Taiwan
September 03, 2015
6 Reasons China Would Invade Taiwan
A report from Taiwan's Ministry of National Defense outlines why -- and how -- the PLA would invade Taiwan.
6 Reasons China Would Invade Taiwan
3 Chinese Missiles To Look Out For During the September 3 Parade
September 02, 2015
3 Chinese Missiles To Look Out For During the September 3 Parade
Here are three of China's cutting edge missile systems to keep an eye out for at the September 3 parade.
3 Chinese Missiles To Look Out For During the September 3 Parade
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