Military news

Global arms sales reach highest level since end of Cold War: study

2017-2-21 09:18:00

Global arms trade in the last five years has reached its highest point since the end of the Cold War, with the United States remaining the world's largest weapons exporter, a study said on Monday. Full Story

2nd carrier almost complete

2017-2-21 08:34:00

China is close to completing its second aircraft carrier, which will begin service by 2020, experts said. Full Story

New Russian ballistic missiles can penetrate US missile defense: vice premier

2017-2-20 16:12:00

The newly-developed ballistic missiles of Russia can penetrate any U.S. missile shield, Russian Deputy Prime Minister Dmitry Rogozin said here on Sunday. Full Story

S Korea expects exchange of military land for THAAD site this month

2017-2-20 15:22:00

South Korea's defense ministry on Monday expected the exchange of military land for the Terminal High Altitude Area Defense (THAAD) site within this month, meaning the resumption of procedure to deploy the THAAD battery on South Korean soil by the end of Full Story

China, Nepal discuss about strengthening defense cooperation

2017-2-20 09:49:00

A military delegation from the Chinese People's Liberation Army Western Theater Command held a meeting with Nepalese Chief of the Army Staff Rajendra Chhetri in Kathmandu on Sunday. Full Story

Lotte should avoid playing with fire in letting THAAD in

2017-2-20 08:32:00

The proposed deployment of a U.S. missile defense system in the Republic of Korea is a threat to regional security and stability, and Lotte Group is one decision away from becoming an accessory to the act. Full Story

China reiterates opposition to THAAD deployment in S Korea

2017-2-19 06:48:00

China on Saturday voiced its opposition to the U.S. deployment of the Terminal High Altitude Area Defense (THAAD), a high-end U.S. missile defense system, in the Republic of Korea (ROK), urging respect from the ROK. Full Story

China to display missile weapon equipment in military museum

2017-2-17 16:56:00

The construction of an exhibition that will feature the nation's missile weapons equipment and technology started in the Military Museum of the Chinese People's Revolution Friday. Full Story

PLA Air Force launches first ever recruitment of pilot cadets in Tibet

2017-2-16 14:08:00

The PLA Air Force will recruit pilot cadets in the Tibet autonomous region in 2017, in a bid to realize full region coverage in the Chinese mainland in its recruitment of pilot cadets. Full Story

IT, artificial intelligence new kings of modern battlegrounds: British military scientists

2017-2-16 11:16:00

Britain's defense scientists announced Wednesday a major military exercise to demonstrate that information technology is the new "King of War" on the battlefields. Full Story