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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
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'
Amid China-India Border Standoff: China Holds Military Exercise in Tibet
July 18, 2017
Amid China-India Border Standoff: China Holds Military Exercise in Tibet
The People’s Liberation Army military drill was purportedly intended as a clear warning to India.
Amid China-India Border Standoff: China Holds Military Exercise in Tibet
China: No Entertainment Shows in ‘Major Propaganda Period’
July 11, 2017
China: No Entertainment Shows in ‘Major Propaganda Period’
In order to welcome China's 19th Party Congress, Chinese main media censor bans entertainment shows
China: No Entertainment Shows in ‘Major Propaganda Period’
Hong Kong’s Military Parade: From 'Greetings Leader' To 'Greetings Chairman'
July 01, 2017
Hong Kong’s Military Parade: From 'Greetings Leader' To 'Greetings Chairman'
The Chinese president inspected Hong Kong’s biggest military parade in 20 years.
Hong Kong’s Military Parade: From 'Greetings Leader' To 'Greetings Chairman'
China Tests New Tank in Tibet
June 30, 2017
China Tests New Tank in Tibet
A new Chinese light main battle tank has purportedly been tested on the Tibetan Plateau.
China Tests New Tank in Tibet
China-Based Hackers Targeting South Korea Over THAAD: Report
April 24, 2017
China-Based Hackers Targeting South Korea Over THAAD: Report
China's retaliation against South Korea for the deployment of THAAD continues.
China-Based Hackers Targeting South Korea Over THAAD: Report
Chinese Defense Ministry: Opposition to THAAD 'Will Definitely Not Stay On Words Only'
March 31, 2017
Chinese Defense Ministry: Opposition to THAAD 'Will Definitely Not Stay On Words Only'
Chinese rhetoric remains hotly in opposition to THAAD, but what else will Beijing do?
Chinese Defense Ministry: Opposition to THAAD 'Will Definitely Not Stay On Words Only'
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
Australia’s Enemies: Looking Where the Light Shines Brightest
December 29, 2016
Australia’s Enemies: Looking Where the Light Shines Brightest
Terrorists, China’s military and Muslim boat people are not the main security threats to the country’s well-being.
Australia’s Enemies: Looking Where the Light Shines Brightest
China's 6th Plenum: Why You Should Care
November 05, 2016
China's 6th Plenum: Why You Should Care
The Diplomat‘s Editor-in-Chief Shannon Tiezzi joins Ankit Panda to discuss Chinese politics after the Sixth Plenum.
China's 6th Plenum: Why You Should Care
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