Military news

Chinese, Australian armies conclude joint training exercise

2017-09-21 13:21:00

The Chinese and Australian armies have concluded a joint military training exercise in China. Full Story

Chinese FM reiterates demand for THAAD's removal from South Korea

2017-09-21 13:13:00

Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi on Wednesday met with his South Korean counterpart, Kang Kyung-wha, and reiterated Beijing's demand for the removal of the Terminal High Altitude Area Defense (THAAD) missile shield. Full Story

China-Russia drills a boon to mutual trust

2017-09-21 11:15:00

The navies of China and Russia started the second stage of their weeklong "Joint Sea-2017" military drills in the Sea of Japan on Monday, following the first stage which was held two months ago in the Baltic Sea. Full Story

'Comfort women' expose Japan's designs

2017-09-21 09:39:00

Civil groups from eight countries have approached the UNESCO to declare "comfort women", a euphemism for women forced into sexual slavery by the Japanese army before and during World War II, as a tragic heritage of humankind. Full Story

PLA Navy gets new nuclear submarine

2017-09-21 09:02:00

A new nuclear submarine has been turned over to the People's Liberation Army Navy, one of the largest State-owned naval shipbuilding enterprises revealed on Tuesday. Full Story

THAAD may lead to $7.5b economic loss in 2017: S Korean media

2017-09-20 15:55:00

The economic losses to South Korea from Chinese reaction over the deployment of the US Terminal High Altitude Area Defense (THAAD) system will be $7.5 billion in this year alone. Full Story

Grassroots delegate: SWAT team leader honored to be delegate

2017-09-20 10:21:00

At first sight, Li Yufeng's thin and not very tall figure makes it hard to believe he can complete the task of climbing five floors along the drain pipe outside the building with his bare hands in just 10 seconds. Full Story

CMC signs service agreement with 13 agencies

2017-09-20 08:46:00

The equipment development department of China's Central Military Commission (CMC) on Tuesday signed military equipment procurement agreements with 13 agencies. Full Story

Chinese fighter jets to control drones in battle by satellite in five years: experts

2017-09-20 08:46:00

China's fighter jets will be capable of remotely controlling drones by satellite within five years, experts said Tuesday. Full Story

Russia accuses U.S., opposition of hampering Syrian gov't troops' advance

2017-09-20 08:40:00

The Russian Defense Ministry on Tuesday accused the United States and the Syrian opposition of trying to hamper the successful advance of the Syrian government troops against Islamic State (IS) terrorists. Full Story