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Conventional Deterrence in the Asia-Pacific Region
May 06, 2018
Conventional Deterrence in the Asia-Pacific Region
Are Asian militaries taking the challenges of conventional deterrence seriously?
Conventional Deterrence in the Asia-Pacific Region
Possible Use of Blinding Laser Weapon Near China's Djibouti Base Spurs US Warning to Aviators
May 03, 2018
Possible Use of Blinding Laser Weapon Near China's Djibouti Base Spurs US Warning to Aviators
The Chinese military may be using a high-powered laser against pilots in Djibouti air space.
Possible Use of Blinding Laser Weapon Near China's Djibouti Base Spurs US Warning to Aviators
Could China Flash Invade Taiwan?
May 02, 2018
Could China Flash Invade Taiwan?
A look at what would be the ultimate nightmare scenario for Taiwan.
Could China Flash Invade Taiwan?
China Announces Commissioning of DF-26 Intermediate-Range Ballistic Missile Brigade
April 17, 2018
China Announces Commissioning of DF-26 Intermediate-Range Ballistic Missile Brigade
A brigade comprising at least 22 DF-26 launchers has been commissioned into the People's Liberation Army Rocket Force.
China Announces Commissioning of DF-26 Intermediate-Range Ballistic Missile Brigade
China Now Has the World's Largest Active Service Tank Force
February 15, 2018
China Now Has the World's Largest Active Service Tank Force
China is rapidly modernizing its main battle tank fleet, increasingly fielding third-generation designs.
China Now Has the World's Largest Active Service Tank Force
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?
Making Sense of the Chinese People's Liberation Army's New Tracks at Doklam
December 14, 2017
Making Sense of the Chinese People's Liberation Army's New Tracks at Doklam
Chinese troops added new tracks near the point of the summertime standoff in the late-summer.
Making Sense of the Chinese People's Liberation Army's New Tracks at Doklam
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
What a New PLA Promotion Says About Xi Jinping's Military Control
November 03, 2017
What a New PLA Promotion Says About Xi Jinping's Military Control
Xi Jinping further shakes up the military and consolidates his control.
What a New PLA Promotion Says About Xi Jinping's Military Control
China Confirms Deployment of New Light Tank
October 12, 2017
China Confirms Deployment of New Light Tank
The Chinese military has officially acknowledged the induction of a new light main battle tank.
China Confirms Deployment of New Light Tank
China’s Air Force Tests Missile Defense Near North Korea Border
September 07, 2017
China’s Air Force Tests Missile Defense Near North Korea Border
China’s defense ministry says it’s a part of routine exercise, not against any specific country
China’s Air Force Tests Missile Defense Near North Korea Border
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
Amid North Korea Crisis, China and US Aim to Deepen Military Cooperation
August 16, 2017
Amid North Korea Crisis, China and US Aim to Deepen Military Cooperation
Top Chinese and U.S. military officials met in Beijing and signed agreement to enhance military ties
Amid North Korea Crisis, China and US Aim to Deepen Military Cooperation
China Holds Live-Fire Naval Drills Near Korean Peninsula
August 08, 2017
China Holds Live-Fire Naval Drills Near Korean Peninsula
Dozens of missiles, of various kinds, were fired during the drills.
China Holds Live-Fire Naval Drills Near Korean Peninsula
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
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