Military news

China's first home-grown missile destroyer launched in Shanghai

2017-06-28 13:03:00

China's first home-grown 10,000-ton class missile destroyer has been launched in Shanghai on Wednesday morning, marking a step forward for China's development in missile destroyers. Full Story

China launches new destroyer

2017-06-28 11:24:00

Chinese navy's new destroyer, a 10,000-ton vessel domestically designed and produced, was launched Wednesday at the Jiangnan Shipyard (Group) in Shanghai. Full Story

Xi's selected remarks on building strong military published

2017-06-28 09:45:00

A book of the selected remarks of President Xi Jinping on national defense and building strong military has been published, according to military authorities Tuesday. Full Story

China, Kyrgyzstan hold anti-terror drill in Xinjiang

2017-06-28 09:06:00

China and Kyrgyzstan frontier forces on Tuesday held a joint anti-terrorist exercise in Kizilsu Kirgiz Prefecture, Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region, in northwest China. Full Story

Beijing demands New Delhi remove encroaching troops

2017-06-28 07:19:00

China has lodged protests in Beijing and in New Delhi against the encroachment of Indian border troops into Chinese territory, and it demands that India take the proper course of action and withdraw the troops, Foreign Ministry spokesman Lu Kang said on T Full Story

S Korean vice defense chief apologizes to residents for unilateral THAAD deployment

2017-06-27 15:49:00

South Korea's vice defense chief who was appointed under the new government made his sincere apology to residents on Tuesday for the previous government's unilateral push for the deployment of the U.S. Terminal High Altitude Area Defense (THAAD) missile Full Story

U.S. says Syria may be preparing for chemical weapons attack

2017-06-27 13:34:00

The United States has identified the Syrian government's potential preparations for another chemical weapons attack, warning of "a heavy price" if such attacks are conducted, the White House said Monday. Full Story

Russia sells about 50 warships since 2000: exporter

2017-06-27 11:25:00

Russia has sold around 50 warships for a total of 24 billion U.S. dollars since 2000, the country's agency for exports and imports of defense-related products said Monday. Full Story

China's aircraft carrier formation sets out for training mission

2017-06-25 15:12:00

A flotilla with aircraft carrier Liaoning set out from Qingdao in east China on Sunday for a routine training mission, a military statement said. Full Story

Myanmar strives for ending recruitment of child soldiers

2017-06-25 13:57:00

Myanmar military has released 67 more cases of under-aged child soldiers recruited and used in military services, signifying the first such release in 2017. Full Story