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The Linkages Between China's Global Military Ambitions and the Belt and Road Initiative
September 06, 2018
The Linkages Between China's Global Military Ambitions and the Belt and Road Initiative
A new U.S. Department of Defense report describes trends in Chinese military modernization.
The Linkages Between China's Global Military Ambitions and the Belt and Road Initiative
Why China Is Trimming Its Army
July 15, 2017
Why China Is Trimming Its Army
The latest cuts to the PLA Army will help make China's military a leaner, more modern force.
Why China Is Trimming Its Army
Strategic Planning in China's Military
June 07, 2017
Strategic Planning in China's Military
Which organizations are responsible for the PLA's high-level thinking on reform and innovation?
Strategic Planning in China's Military
When Will the PLA Finally Update Its Doctrine?
June 06, 2017
When Will the PLA Finally Update Its Doctrine?
The slow revision process has been a "bottleneck" in the PLA's march toward joint operations.
When Will the PLA Finally Update Its Doctrine?
China's Answer to the US Military-Industrial Complex
April 11, 2017
China's Answer to the US Military-Industrial Complex
The Central Commission for Integrated Military and Civilian Development represents a new trend in civil-military relations.
China's Answer to the US Military-Industrial Complex
China Reshuffles Top Military Posts
February 15, 2017
China Reshuffles Top Military Posts
Xi Jinping’s military reforms as seen from personnel reshuffle in the PLAN.
China Reshuffles Top Military Posts
The True Crimes of Chinese PLA General Guo Boxiong
June 15, 2016
The True Crimes of Chinese PLA General Guo Boxiong
Chinese PLA Gen. Guo Boxiong and colleague Gen. Xu Caihou are most guilty of being politically incorrect.
The True Crimes of Chinese PLA General Guo Boxiong
Xi Jinping Has a New Title: Commander-in-Chief of the People's Liberation Army
April 22, 2016
Xi Jinping Has a New Title: Commander-in-Chief of the People's Liberation Army
Xi's quest to expand his personal authority over the Chinese military continues.
Xi Jinping Has a New Title: Commander-in-Chief of the People's Liberation Army
Xi Jinping's PLA Ambitions: Why Guo Boxiong Had to Go
April 07, 2016
Xi Jinping's PLA Ambitions: Why Guo Boxiong Had to Go
Guo Boxiong is the latest PLA 'tiger' to fall to Xi's anti-corruption campaign.
Xi Jinping's PLA Ambitions: Why Guo Boxiong Had to Go
How China Fights: The PLA’s Strategic Doctrine
April 06, 2016
How China Fights: The PLA’s Strategic Doctrine
The PLA is (quite likely) coming to your neighborhood. Read on to find out what they’ll be doing there.
How China Fights: The PLA’s Strategic Doctrine
US Experts Talk Chinese PLA Reform
March 23, 2016
US Experts Talk Chinese PLA Reform
What’s changed and why?
US Experts Talk Chinese PLA Reform
China Rejects Accusations of Stonewalling Climate Talks
December 11, 2015
China Rejects Accusations of Stonewalling Climate Talks
Plus, PLA reforms, Chinese students in the U.S., and rumors of a second Chinese base in Africa. Friday links.
China Rejects Accusations of Stonewalling Climate Talks
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
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